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Must be my Birthday - 90 days of Codeweavers Crossover and Microsoft Office 2016 installation and compatibility torture and hell

Published: Thursday, April 11, 2019 written by Drew Jackson
View Count: 110
Keywords: Peppermint OS 9, Codeweavers Crossover, Microsoft Office 2016 Pro Plus,



If anyone knows anything about me, it's persistence and perseverance!!  For the last 90 days, its been heck with Virtualbox 5.22 -> 6,  Peppermint OS 9 encryption, Codeweavers Crossover 18 -> 18.5, and Microsoft Office 2016 / 2019 Professional Plus.
 
Here is my tweet today to thank everyone who had anything to do with making all of that worth it.
 
We did it!!!
 

Computers are cool! @Reno89512

Must be my birthday! All stacked up & installed!! Works fine, in that order: Virtual box 6, Peppermint 9 OS LVM, install apt-get update then upgrade, reboot, Crossover 18.5, apply opt fix, reboot, Office 2016 Pro Plus. Thank you. @virtualbox @PeppermintOS @CodeWeavers @office


 

one command they forgot to tell everyone at the word go -- 
https://www.codeweavers.com/support/wiki/linux/linuxtutorial/install
 
/opt/cxoffice/bin/cxfix --auto

 

 

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