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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2010. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 7th 8th.

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View Poll Results: Office Suite of the Year
OpenOffice.org 341 55.72%
LibreOffice 223 36.44%
KOffice 17 2.78%
Star Office 1 0.16%
Lotus Symphony 7 1.14%
Applixware 0 0%
GNOME Office 14 2.29%
Go-oo 9 1.47%
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Old 01-15-2011, 08:47 AM   #16
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I use MS Office 2010. :P
 
Old 01-15-2011, 11:10 AM   #17
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I use MS Office 2010. :P
lol

I vote LibreOffice cause I don't approve of Oracle buying every competitor.
 
Old 01-15-2011, 12:37 PM   #18
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why is everyone so mad that open office org was bought by the guys at oracle ???

i like ms office too ...
 
Old 01-15-2011, 05:09 PM   #19
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The only office suites I have used is MS Office and Open Office. My fresh Slackware has Koffice so I will be giving it a try. If I don't like it I will be getting Open Office.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 03:50 AM   #20
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I voted for Gnome Office. Gnumeric is the only tool I sometimes use and I found it to be more compatible with excel than calc.
Other than that I don't have any need for an office suit at home (MS Office at work because I have to ...).
I write my letters in latex (no shit).
 
Old 01-16-2011, 01:29 PM   #21
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Always liked OOo but hate Oracle. Will try LibreOffice.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 02:35 PM   #22
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OOo...however

I have been an Open Office user for a long time, but I'm going to try LibreOffice now that Oracle ownes OOo.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 02:46 PM   #23
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All my wife and I have used is open office mainly because it is compatible with M$ word and we have a lot of files that were put out in word so rather than have billy gates and that crowd we went with what we knew worked.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 04:08 PM   #24
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I've been using OO.org for a long time now but the stuff they are pulling sounds like an erosion of the FLOSS nature of the system to me. I'll switch to LibreOffice when they have a production version ready.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 07:41 PM   #25
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Voted OpenOffice.org again this year. However, now under the malignant hand of Oracle, I'm not so sure about next year.
 
Old 01-16-2011, 08:59 PM   #26
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LibreOffice
 
Old 01-16-2011, 09:07 PM   #27
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I have used LibreOffice Writer to produce several documents with no issues, but I did not use stuff like automatic tables of contents and indexes. Worked fine.

Haven't had a chance to test the other components.
 
Old 01-17-2011, 06:01 AM   #28
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LibreOffice is working very well for me.
 
Old 01-17-2011, 06:31 AM   #29
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why no microsoft office?
 
Old 01-17-2011, 08:28 AM   #30
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I have already switched to Libre .
 
  


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