Free Alternative Microsoft Office Suite Part 2
Previously i introduce list of free alternative Office suite that able replace Microsoft office suite without any cost or free such as OpenOffice , Lotus Symphony and OxygenOffice Professional. But there are other office suite available for free of charge. So, i over here compile another list of free alternative Microsoft office suite.
List of Free Alternative Microsoft Office Suite :
Abi Word, a free office suite that supports Microsoft Word documents, OpenOffice documents, WordPerfect documents, Rich Text Format documents, HTML web pages and etc document files. The unique of AbiWord office suite is having a comprehensive language database with multiple languages. It also has support for tables and footnotes, as well as a spell checker and an advanced grammar checking system.
AbiWord has a similar user interface to classic versions of Microsoft Word, which is intended to ease migration for new users. Plus more, Abi Word support platforms includes Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, and QNX. A Mac OS X port appears to be in the works.
KOffice is an Linux KDE Enivironment office suite that provides office productivity tools like word processor, spreadsheet, presentation program, flowcharting application, image manipulation program, business report generation tool, formula editor, graph and charting program. However, KOffice only supported on Linux KDE environment only and expecting the Macs and Windows version will release on the late of 2008.
NeoOffice, a MAC version of OpenOffice.org office suite that run under MAC OSX opearating system. This NeoOffice office suite provides similar office product like Openoffice like word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, vector drawing, and a database program. Beside that, NeoOffice has integrated dozens of native Mac features and can import, edit, and exchange files with other popular office programs such as Microsoft Office.
GNome Office suite , a office suite work under Linux Gnome environment. It is difference with other office suite which Gnome Office combines other office component AbiWord , Evolution email application , Gnumeric spreadsheet, Gnome DB software to build up the office suite. If you using Debian platform, Gnome Office suite has more additional applications in this list like Dia diagram , GIMP raster graphic editor , Inkscape vector graphic editor and planner project management tools.
However, Gnome Office only work under GNome Environment platform only ( Linux ). Plus more, you need install Gnome Office module seperately