Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 9th Mar 2006 17:36 UTC, submitted by Hands
Features, Office "OpenOffice.org 2.0.2 is available today. This release is recommended for everyone. It contains some new features, fixes many small bugs, and resolves numerous issues. The community have further added import filters for Quattro Pro 6 and Microsoft Word 2. As well, other import filters have been improved and it is now easier to use mail merge. Integration with the KDE address book is now possible. The appearance has also been enhanced, and for Linux users, there are new icon sets for KDE and GNOME."
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RE[2]: OOo = Next Big Thing
by dylansmrjones on Fri 10th Mar 2006 09:37 UTC in reply to "RE: OOo = Next Big Thing"
dylansmrjones
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2005-10-02

In my classes at CEU Herning we do learn to use MS-applications, but most software we're using is FLOSS, actively coerced by our teachers (and those of us who use Linux on daily basis).

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RE[3]: OOo = Next Big Thing
by kaiwai on Fri 10th Mar 2006 10:22 in reply to "RE[2]: OOo = Next Big Thing"
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2005-07-06

Hmm, certainly isn't the case at Canterbury University, which seems to be the epicentre of Office usage; same goes for government departments and businesses in general in New Zealand.

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RE[4]: OOo = Next Big Thing
by dylansmrjones on Fri 10th Mar 2006 10:47 in reply to "RE[3]: OOo = Next Big Thing"
dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

Well, Microsoft is also big in Denmark, but the movement is clearly heading towards open standards.

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