+++ open office WP programme +++

  pcdimwit 15:48 19 Dec 10
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I currently have a copy of Microsoft Word installed on my laptops (its not a genuine copy so I get "remind m later" windows popping up when I try to use it, I have just downloaded an update from Java and it had an advert with it to download a free WP programme called "open office" that is compatible with all the other programmes which Microsoft's Word programme is compatible with. My question is: would you recommend me to donwload the Open Office programme, and is it easy to use? - I only use WORD for writing letters and making small notices in large fonts etc., thanks PCDIMWIT

  Sea Urchin 15:57 19 Dec 10

Yes I would recommend you download it - and it is just as easy to use as Word

  Batch 16:15 19 Dec 10

Open Office is a well known freely available alternative to the likes of Microsoft Office.

If you have any concerned about its provenance, see click here, which should re-assure you.

  Jameslayer 16:17 19 Dec 10

I use open office.

  bretsky 16:37 19 Dec 10

Used it for many years click here and to see who uses it click here


bretsky ;0)

  pcdimwit 16:44 19 Dec 10

Hi, thanks for that, I dont do "fancy" things like spreadsheets and ledger accounts etc., just installed it on the Vista laptop, was annoying to keep getting the "this is not a genuine copy of Microsoft word....." window because of the copy which a friend gave me for the MS Word programme, will play around with this open office WP prog. and save some documents from it and see how it goes, thanks PCDIMWIT

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