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Old 08-29-2005, 10:12 AM   #1
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Light weight word processor


Hi folks,

DamnSmall Linux is completely new to me. I'm searching for a light-weight word processor which can import/edit M$ .doc file. Please advise which word processor is used on this distro. OR is there any other suggestion. TIA

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Old 08-29-2005, 10:23 AM   #2
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I am not sure if the wps on dsl can import docs, but the most lightweight one that can is Abiword.
 
Old 08-29-2005, 10:39 AM   #3
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Hi DJOtaku,

Tks for your advice. What is "wps"? Please advise its full name and website. TIA

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Old 08-31-2005, 07:55 AM   #4
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I dont believe the word processor included in dsl (FLWriter) can import/edit word docs. The best at this I believe is open office, but this obviously isnt very lightweight. As stated before your best compromise would probably be Abiword.
 
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