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Abiword , Gnumeric & Dia
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Tools Alternatives
to the Windows Office software

W=Microsoft Windows

Abiword - Gnumeric - Dia - the basics for your work


AbiWord 2.4.6 is an award winning, small, fast, featureful and crossplatform word processor. It is suitable for a wide variety of word processing tasks. U/W

The goal of Gnumeric is to be the best possible spreadsheet. We are not attempting to clone existing applications. However, Gnumeric can read files saved with other spreadsheets and we offer a customizable feel that attempts to minimize the costs of transition. U/W

Dia is roughly inspired by the commercial Windows program 'Visio', though more geared towards informal diagrams for casual use. It can be used to draw many different kinds of diagrams. It currently has special objects to help draw entity relationship diagrams, UML diagrams, flowcharts, network diagrams, and many other diagrams. - all what you need (Linux, Solaris, Windows) español (Linux, Solaris, Windows) Project FreeBSD german
Die PrOOo-Box german
The office package for Unix and Windows. U/W
Writer (word processor), Calc (spreadsheet), Impress (presentation program), Base (creating and manage databases) Impress (presentation program) and Draw (drawing and Image manipulation). This including as tools flowcharting and work with vector graphics and photo (pixel) image. In syntax of Microsoft Office this are Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Publisher.

OO Extras
Extras for U/W

Lotus Symphony
Be Free. Work Smart. Office productivity software that is intuitive, easy to use. This office suite is based on and is like one small versión of OpenOffice. This site have many usefull things, for OpenOffice too.

KOffice - the office for UNIX

The KOffice suite includes the following applications for UNIX systems: U

Productivity Applications: KWord - A frame-based word processor, KSpread - A powerful spreadsheet application, KPresenter - A full-featured presentation program, Kexi - An integrated environment for creating databases and database applications. Creativity Applications: Kivio - A Visio®-style flowcharting application, Karbon14 - A vector drawing application, Krita - A layered photo (pixel) image manipulation application. Management Application: KPlato - An integrated project management and planning tool.

Tools - for the office

There are many programs to read and write PDF documents. The list of PDF readers is vendor neutral and all of them are free software.

The PDF Viewer for X-Windows y Windows. U, tools for W
Sumatra PDF is a slim, free, open-source PDF viewer for Windows. Sumatra has a minimalistic design. Simplicity has a higher priority than a lot of features. It's small and starts up very fast and designed for portable use. W
PDFCreator is a free tool to create PDF files from nearly any Windows application.

Gobby is a free collaborative editor supporting multiple documents in one session and a multi-user chat.

OpenGoo is an Open Source Web Office. It is a complete solution for every organization to create, collaborate, share and publish all its internal and external documents. U/W

CommuniGate Pro
Your FREE 5 user license of CommuniGate Pro for Unified Communications: Single address, single identity for all Internet Communications Pronto! an Adobe Flash client with blazingly fast Internet Communications features Email through standards-based clients like Thunderbird or Apple Mail Email and Collaboration through Outlook in Work-group mode Groupware features like Calendaring, shared address book and shared folders. Click-to-call VoIP from Outlook or Pronto! Secure Instant Messaging with clients using SIP/Simple or XMPP (Jabber). Platform Choice (Unix, OSX, Windows, Linux, BSD, and more)

eyeOS is a new kind of Operating System, where everything resides on a web browser. With eyeOS, you will have your desktop, applications and files always with you. Just open a web browser, connect to your eyeOS System and access your personal desktop. U/W

O3Spaces community
O3Spaces Workplace brings document management and document collaboration features to & StarOffice, including real-time version control, check-in/check-out and document security. O3Spaces Workplace is the integrated Basic Content Service for & Staroffice. U/W

The OpenProj solution is ideal for desktop project management. OpenProj is a complete desktop replacement of Microsoft Project and even opens existing native Project files. The OpenProj solution has Gantt Charts, Network Diagrams (PERT Charts), WBS and RBS charts. U/W (Java)
Tool for creating a project schedule by means of Gantt chart and resource load chart. Compatible with
Microsoft Project. U/W (Java)

GNU Aspell is a Free and Open Source spell checker designed to eventually replace Ispell. It can either be used as a library or as an independent spell checker.

Alternatives to the Windows Office software

Here is a table that shows some alternatives to the Windows Office software that you might have been used to.

Function UNIX & Windows
UNIX & Windows
Web Browser
Epiphany Konqueror Firefox
Internet Explorer
Evolution Kontact Thunderbird Lightning Outlook
Word Processor
Abiword (win)
Kword OO Writer Word
Gnumeric (win)
KSpread OO Calc Excel
(Agnubis) KPresenter OO Impress PowerPoint
Database Manager
Mergeant Kexi OO Base Access
Desktop Publishing
(Passepartout) Scribus OO Draw Publisher
Diagram/Flow charts
Dia (win)
Kivio OO Draw Visio
 Project Management
Planner KPlato GanttProject Project

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