Microsoft Word

Word p­rocessing component of Office XP/2002.

Application Details:

Version: 2002/XP
License: Retail
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.0

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Test Results

Old test results
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Selected Test Results

What works

Opens and saves documents

Scrolling, menus, configuration dialogs, spelling

Tracked changes and comments

Clip organizer



What does not

Fonts are a bit messed up

Visual Basic Editor not functioning

Document objects

"Fix broken text..." in Tools causes page fault


What was not tested

Mail merge
Linked applications
Printing (although print dialog works)

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Previously installed on Windows partition Copied registry keys over from LOCAL_MACHINE and CURRENT_USER (Checked file directories in registry) Installed MSXML3 Native libraries for RICHED20, RICHED32 and MSXML3

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentGentoo LinuxJul 08 20081.1.0N/A Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 6.06 "Dapper" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 21 20060.9.15.Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
11770 does not support attachments for sending mail STAGED View
14966 Cannot insert clip art in MS Word/Publisher in Office XP/2003 NEW View

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HowTo / Notes

Native alternatives for non-windows platforms
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