logo OpenOffice.org proved to the best alternative for the MS Office.Its  an open-source product and a project.Open Office is a multiplatform office productivity suite having desktop applications such as a spreadsheet program , a word processor, a presentation manager, and a drawing program, with a good GUI (user interface ).OpenOffice also works transparently with a variety of file formats, including those of Microsoft Office. . OpenOffice runs on Solaris, Linux (including PPC Linux), and Windows.

Here are the following best thing about OpenOffice.org 3.0 :

  • OpenOffice is so easy to install, with a whole new look and feel. 5
  • Localizations of OpenOffice are available in 27 languages, with more being constantly added by the community2
  • The first office suite to use the new OASIS OpenDocument format, the future-proof international standard for office software 4
  • Written in C++ and with documented APIs licensed under the LGPL and SISSL open-source protocols,
  • More intuitive, more easy to use than ever, with a host of new usability features 1
  • Complete with Base: an easy-to-use database manager with a fully integrated database
  • OpenOffice allows any knowledgeable developer to benefit from the source  3
  • Compatible with other software packages – now understands even obscure and rarely used features in major competitors.


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