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The one thing that I ran into -- in the 1.2.1 version of crossover office,
it had a temper tantrum if you tried to run word AND excel at the same time
(to switch back and forth between them.)  Don't know if they've fixed this
yet with 1.3.1 - I haven't had time to try in recent months.

> -----Original Message-----
> Thanks.  I've got the situation under control now; I wound up removing
> the packages, then reinstalling them.  :)
>
> How well does the Crossover Office product work for you?  I haven't
> considered it very much because it seems unnecessary for the amount of
> writing that I do now that absolutely requires Word, but that might
> change once I start classes.
>
> Richard
>
>
> On Fri, 2003-01-17 at 11:16, Dick Ely wrote:
> > I'd be glad to try, however I pretty well gave up on OO.
> Openoffice It
> > is fine for "dear mom" letters that do not have to fit into a corporate
> > world  but it is not ready for business which is unfortunately anal
> > about the little things.   The Excel clone in particular, is just
> > impossible to do graphics as needed.  I wish I were smart
> enough to help
> > the OO people fix it up.
> >
> > I have migrated to Cross-Over.  Their package works for Word and Excel,
> > which is what I use it for.  I have had no luck with their IE package,
> > but that is not necessary.
> >
> > Regards,  Dick Ely
> >
> > Richard S. Crawford wrote:
> >
> > >Anyone out there spend a lot of time with Open Office, who'd be willing
> > >to help me fix some problems?
> > >
> >
> >
> >
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> Slainte,
> Richard S. Crawford
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> is
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