Microsoft Word

The 1st mass produced 32bit version of Word. Many updates to bring it up to the new GUI of Win95.

Application Details:

Version: '95
License: Retail
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.0-rc3

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Test Results

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What works


What does not

Everything.  Insufficient memory error. Described in bug #21879.


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Additional Comments

Use winetricks mdac28 to install Office suite to avoid bug #13593.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 07 20172.0-rc3N/A Yes PlatinumBraath Waate 
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 24 20161.9.21N/A No GarbageBraath Waate 
CurrentUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 21 20101.3.5Yes No GarbageBraath Waate 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 5.x "Lenny"Feb 27 20101.1.39Yes Yes GarbageWylda 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 5.x "Lenny"Feb 27 20101.0.1Yes Yes GoldWylda 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
3298 Word 95: Dialog boxes are unusable (X11 ConfigureNotify problem) CLOSED WORKSFORME View
3660 Microsoft Office 2000 does not install. CLOSED FIXED View
4434 The window of Word 95 is restored immediately when minimizing it CLOSED FIXED View
21879 Word95 can't create new document CLOSED FIXED View

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