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perfectmarks 08-13-2012 03:06 PM

Macs
 
I recently went back to school (online classes) and I have a Mac computer. I have a few papers to write and I really dislike the microsoft office for macs. I miss the PC version. Could I download the PC version somehow to where it could be compatible for my Mac?

doechsli 08-15-2012 09:15 AM

I am not a MAC user or expert but I think what you see is what your get......I have not seen any sort of emulator that will allow you to run the Windows version of MS/Office on a MAC.

sgeco 08-30-2012 12:20 AM

you can dual boot a Mac into Windows, that's it

AeR0 10-01-2012 09:52 PM

this might be a good read for you perhaps

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1461

crackur 10-22-2012 06:49 AM

ahhh the life of mac users.......so glad I stay away from them =)

sorry haha the dual boot things would probably be the best thing.

Diy_Tech_Guy 10-25-2012 10:08 PM

You can use vm ware (. Or virtual box it's free ) check out play on Mac (google it) Mac's are great I much prefer to use a Mac / or Linux over a pc and this is coming from a PC guy .

Wraith_Daquell 11-06-2012 08:19 AM

Another possible option is to use the Office Web Apps from Microsoft. They work on a Mac and are free, though they can't do quite all that the installed versions offer.

Check them out here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/web-apps.

Sadly, you cannot get the Windows versions of Office on a Mac without installing Windows on the Mac using VMware or BootCamp.

drewdin 01-19-2013 08:33 PM

you can duel boot or use a virtual machine to run a windows environment. I use VMWare fusion for my mac to run the PC programs i cant get on my mac

drewdin 05-17-2013 12:08 PM

you can also try open office

WindowsonWashington 05-31-2013 06:47 AM

Parallels works as well.


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