November 29, 2005
Tips and Tricks in OpenOffice
Jane Walker writes "The open source office suite, OpenOffice 2.0, has flex appeal. Besides running on both Linux and Microsoft (MS) Windows, for example, OpenOffice 2.0 can share files with and run alongside MS Office on the same desktop. Taking advantage of OpenOffice doesn't require a big stretch, and Solveig Haugland's mini how-tos,offered here, can show you how easy it is to get started. Haugland, an OpenOffice trainer and consultant, is SearchOpenSource.com's resident office suites expert. These tips on drawing and sharing files in and migrating to OpenOffice 2.0 are gleaned from her answers to our readers' questions."