What if you were asked to add a mathematical formula into an OpenOffice.org document? How would you do that? This article will demonstrate how OpenOffice.org Math can let you do this with ease.
on 12/07/2009 – Made popular on 12/07/2009
OpenOffice can't read the documents and spreadsheets from my NAS. When I double click on such a document openOffice starts loading but it hags before the application opens.
However, when I copy the same document from the NAS to my local disk. Then openOffice open the document without problems (proof that the document is not corrupted).
I have a 2 computers, a laptop and a desktop, both Ubuntu 10.04 LTS.
A couple weeks back, I tried to open up a word document on the desktop, and it asked me what program I wanted to use, and I looked for OpenOffice and it wasn't there. So I went into the main menu and all my OpenOffice programs were gone!
The open source OpenOffice productivity suite is a cross-platform powerhouse, and you can can add additional functionality by installing extensions. Eric Geier offers six OpenOffice extensions for analyzing readability, special text effects, advanced math functions, and more.
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Not too long ago, many, yours truly included, thought that OpenOffice was dead. That opinion was informed by the decision the major Linux distributions made to replace OpenOffice.org, as it was known at that time, with LibreOffice, the new office suite forked from OpenOffice.org by its former contributors. If this is all news to you, [...]