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    Homebrew

    Having successfully install VirtualBox and created a Virtual Drive I have finally binned Windows that was sitting in the laptop. Question is this, Virtualbox is running superbly but I want to install Hombrew and its addons but would like to know if this would compromise Virtualbox in any way...
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    Macro's

    I can copy and paste data across the two types, XLS and ODS, but Macros are "Dead" in ODS
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    Macro's

    No the formulas are straight forward but i need the Macros to run in Libra Office. I have been reliably informed you cannot run the same macros that were run in Excell.
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    Macro's

    Did it let you enter data and calculate? Will try it in a mo. Viewing isn't a problem as Libra office lets me view the spreadsheet. It's getting those pesky macros to work.
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    Macro's

    I did that and it came up with the page of script and runs in the background without the macro being enabled. Initially I had the setting on Low but changed it so I get the security 'Prompt' Not sure what I am doing wrong but here is the link to the calculator, if you want to play...
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    Macro's

    A colleague just sent me a copy he uses on L/Office so i now I have it on the laptop. It warns about the macros, but will not run them. When you look at the macros, they are blanked out so cannot run them Checked all the settings etc but to no avail. It wont let me upload it unfortunately.
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    Macro's

    Sorry, Fatigue Risk Indexing. Its a tool set up by the HSE for all Safety Critical Jobs, ie Pilots , Train Drivers etc
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    Macro's

    A colleague sent me a copy of his FRI, that he runs on Libra Office, but on his windows comp. HSE???? Likewise
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    Macro's

    Email sent to the HSE and I will post their response. Thanks
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    Macro's

    Hi wizfromoz I tried to install Wine and PlayOnLinux but couldn't get it to run, kept crashing when trying to play.. Hence why the FREE Trial of crossover. I am currently using the latest version of Mint, but will look at the link you have attached as I am sure it is me and not the comp thats...
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    Macro's

    I have had to install 'Crossover" on the laptop in order for me to get the information required to copy the Macros from the Excell to a new one I want to run under Libra. 14 days and ticking, anyone point me in the right direction that will let me see the info of the Macros and are they able to...
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    Linux.org laptop stickers

    Just ordered both, just to let my Laptop know where it's loyalty now lies.
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    Virtual Drive

    I will have a look tomorrow when my brain has recovered.
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    Virtual Drive

    As you have guessed it is quite heavy and after playing all day, time for a break. Start afresh tomorrow. The basics are running just needs tweaking to streamline it all. I should have done this 40 years ago, lol
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    Virtual Drive

    Sorry sent you all down the wrong path. Up early trying to sort out another programming issue. What I should have said is I am trying to run Office on Linux with the aid of PlayOnLinux, as you have worked out. Viewing a couple of YouTube vids, the VD is momentarily, mine goes on for ever...
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    Virtual Drive

    I am trying to install Office 2007 to run on LibraOffice, by using PlayOnLinux, and it just sits there when creating a virtual drive. Any ideas what I am doing wrong and if not, how long would you expect the virtual drive take to create please? I need the Office version of Excell to run a...
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    I'm terrible for not looking at the date s of the postings.

    I'm terrible for not looking at the date s of the postings.
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    4000km road trip? That’s how to do it.

    4000km road trip? That’s how to do it.
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    Permission Denied

    Firstly, thank you for the in depth response. When I entered chmod it will now run the first part ie ./conv but as soon as it get to ./conv00, within the.conv script, it says permission denied. I am not sure why it runs on the mac but not on the laptop. I'll send you the code and see what...
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    Permission Denied

    Yes I am
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