If you don't like Microsoft Office, there's a good news for you. OpenOffice.org has released the OpenOffice.org 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.
OpenOffice.org 3.0 is free and can be downloaded from OpenOffice.org website. OpenOffice.org is available for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux and Solaris.
The full feature list will be available at OpenOffice.org website after this â€˜unprecedented demandâ€™.
OpenOffice.org 3.0 Beta was released in [sdt=14685]early May[/sdt], and the 3.0 final version was originally expected to be released in mid September.
OpenOffice.org 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.