office365-pol VS bin

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office365-pol

A PlayOnLinux script that utilizes the version of Wine made for CrossOver to run Microsoft 365 Apps / Office 365 without requiring any paid CrossOver components (by DonutsBl)

bin

Effortless binary manager (by marcosnils)
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office365-pol bin
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3.6 5.7
6 months ago 5 months ago
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BSD Zero Clause License MIT License
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office365-pol

Posts with mentions or reviews of office365-pol. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-21.
  • An ode to Flatpak (and Fedora Silverblue)
    6 projects | reddit.com/r/linux | 21 Aug 2022
    Yes, I know of it. I currently use it from AUR. I use CrossOver specifically and only for Office 365 (that and support Wine development). I saw that Bottles does have a winecx build in their list of runners, but I haven't seen an Installer for Office yet, so while in theory I could use Bottles, I'm currently sticking with CrossOver for this specific usecase.
  • Linux is a life changer
    2 projects | reddit.com/r/linux | 15 Jun 2022
    Or just give up and run Office 365 via CrossOver. There's apparently a way to get it working with PoL for free, but with my distro-hopping ways and the fact that I need to do it for work (instead of for fun) I have no patience for that. Plus, it feels good to donate for Wine/Proton development anyways and even better if I have an actual use for it.
  • What's your opinion on Linux for school use?
    9 projects | reddit.com/r/linux | 7 Jun 2022
    For Office, the option currently is either use CrossOver (which is paid, though it can be cheaper with discounts) to install Office or to use a fairly lengthy process to follow the process CrossOver does manually. While I'm currently pinning my hope on Bottles Installer, for now WPS Office mostly works fine as long as you don't work with macros.

bin

Posts with mentions or reviews of bin. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-24.

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gitrel - GitHub binary manager - install and update single binary releases via GitHub API

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