incubator-ooo-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Kevin Grignon <>
Subject Re: Your program
Date Fri, 30 Mar 2012 06:27:20 GMT

We have told you what the program can do, however we haven't asked what tasks you want to

What are the key things you need to do?


On Mar 30, 2012, at 11:39 AM, "F C. Costero" <> wrote:

> I would not recommend running a mixed environment with some people
> using Word and others Writer. Writer's support of the Word (.doc)
> format is good, but not perfect. Occasionally, document formatting
> will get corrupted. I don't have any experience with Word's support of
> the format native to Writer (.odt), but I've seen Excel's support of
> the ods format and it is unusable. Consider getting everyone on
> Writer.
> I have pasted below a message from another mailing list member that
> you may have missed because I think he only sent it to the mailing
> list and not your direct email.
> Francis
> El día 29 de marzo de 2012 22:40
> Writer is not a clone of Word: Writer do similar things (process
> complex documents) than Word, but on different ways. For example,
> Writer is heavily based on the proper use of styles and have an user
> interface easy to use, but not easy to learn... But once you know how
> everything work, it offers you a really powerful tool.
> Regards
> Ricardo
> On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 2:40 PM, Amanda Sutej <> wrote:
>> Hello
>> Can you please tell me how similar this program is to Microsoft Word??
>> I am considering it for my business and some computers already have word and I am
needing to put Word onto others.
>> Thanks
>> Sent from my iPhone

View raw message