Microsoft Excel

Part of Office 2016.

Application Details:

Version: 2016 (32-bit)
License: Retail
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 3.0

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Test Results

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What works

Creating and saving spreadsheets, screen clipping, inserting images, formulas and functions.

What does not

After saving a spreadsheet, it states that the file is corrupted, and it is impossible to use Excel again due to bug 42598.

Attempting to open a spreadsheet causes Excel to state that it is corrupted and prompt the user to recover it, and it freezes if the option to recover is selected.


What was not tested

Anything not mentioned above.

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Requires a DLL override for "riched20.dll", select "Native (Windows)" (bug 14980) to prevent black font/size labels appearing. The registry value "HKCU\Software\Wine\Direct3D\MaxVersionGL" (DWORD) must be set to "30002" (hex) to avoid a blank screen on load.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 22 20183.0Yes Yes YesGoldGP 
CurrentUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 06 20172.3Yes Yes BronzeIsira Seneviratne 

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