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14 October, 2008 3.0 released

Open Office 3.0If you don't like Microsoft Office, there's a good news for you. has released the 3.0 to public. Best of all, it's free.

New features in version 3 include:

  • Collaborative editing.
  • XML support and XSLT based filter support.
  • Import filters for MS Office file formats: .docx. xlsx, pptx.
  • Read/write support for OpenDocument Format (OSF) 1.2.
  • Re-introduction of partial support for Visial Basic for Applications. 3.0 is free and can be downloaded from website. is available for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux and Solaris.

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The full feature list will be available at website after this ‘unprecedented demand’. 3.0 Beta was released in early May, and the 3.0 final version was originally expected to be released in mid September. 3.0 Writer: 3.0 Beta Writer 3.0 for Mac requires Intel processor and it is native which means no Unix X11 environment is required, the PowerPC version is still 2.4.

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