CrossOver is the best known application for Linux in windows emulator software. And this software can support a few windows applications and it’s really helpful for the newbie in Linux.
So many software are supported by this “CrossOver”. Crossover works just like wine, but it’s more stable than wine. And there’s so many popular plugins, games, and games of windows in Linux. I even can run Warcraft 3 inside my ubuntu linux .
There’s some Windows applications that can run in Linux by using CrossOver:
Microsoft Office 2003, XP, 2000 and 97
Microsoft Access (Microsoft Access supported in Office 2000 only)