Installation and running in normal mode.
Loaded and edited an existing site.
Navigation menu changes worked.
Code, design and split view work.
What does not
Starting the app is a bit buggy.
Unable to upload or download site using integrated frontpage services or FTP.
Occasional lock ups.
Inactive tabs do not show text.
Closing program reports an error.
Minimizing screen locks application.
Preview mode locks screen.
What was not tested
Most of the other features.
Installation procedures: Install Frontpage in Microsoft Windows as a normal install. In Microsoft Windows, create an administrative installation point using setup.exe /a. In Linux, install winetricks : gecko riched20 riched30 vb6run vcrun6 allfonts msxml3 Install frontpage using administrative install point Copy OFFICE11 folder from Microsoft Windows to wine folder merging all changes. Start up procedure When starting Frontpage,a brief pop up states "Setting Up Frontpage 2003". After this closes, there is a dialog box that needs to be clicked "OK" but it is hidden behind the Frontpage Splash. Pressing ENTER will close the dialog box and start frontpage.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Linux Mint 19.2 Tina||Sep 13 2019||4.15||Yes||Yes||Yes||Silver||V|
|Show||openSUSE Leap 42.1 x86_64||Apr 04 2016||1.8.1||Yes||Yes||Gold||Aaron|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy"||Jan 25 2014||1.6.2||No, but has workaround||Yes||Silver||an anonymous user|
|Show||Mac OS X 10.5 "Leopard"||Aug 24 2009||1.0.1||Yes||Yes||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Show||Ubuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Aug 06 2008||1.1.2||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
Install winetricks : gecko riched20 riched30 vb6run allfonts msxml3
THEN install frontpage.
Start up procedure When starting Frontpage,a brief pop up states "Setting Up Frontpage 2003". After this closes, there is a dialog box that needs to be clicked "OK" but it is hidden behind the Frontpage Splash. Pressing ENTER will close the dialog box and start frontpage.