I don't have to go to the Dark Side!
- Great - I'mm downloading it now! I also found out that my previous version of office -
Office X - DOES work on the Intel Mac, so I now have several choices to use until I get
SheepShaver working for WordPerfect.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Randy B. Singer <randy@...> wrote:
> pjandlar said:
> >So, here are my choices -
> >1)continue slogging through the SheepShaver instructions, maybe or maybe
> >not getting it
> >to work.
> >2)Buy MS Office and use Word - I need Excel and PowerPoint anyway so
> >that's no biggie
> >(and of course my previous version won't work on the Intel beastie).
> >3) OR, what about buying - gulp - Windoze and PC WordPerfect? The new
> >Intel Mac came
> >with Parallels Desktop, so I *could* do that.....
> >Which side is the darkest - Word on Mac, or WordPerfect under Windoze?
> >Any thoughts on the above?
> Another option:
> Download NeoOffice and use it to read your WP files and as your word
> It is FREE, there is now an Intel-native version, it can handle both the
> WordPerfect file format and the Word file format, and its pretty
> If you do decide to move to MS Word, you can use NeoOffice as an
> intermediary to convert your files to Word format.
> Randy B. Singer
> Co-Author of:
> The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th and 6th editions)
> OS X Routine Maintenance