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LibreOffice

It’s awesome!!

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How to update to LibreOffice 4.1, using a PPA

Yes, I see you.  You have that look on your face that says you don’t know what I am talking about.   Well, that’s OK because you will soon enough. I couple of weeks ago I was online and saw … Continue reading

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Rant about the power of Linux

I am trying to install Linux Mint 13 XFCE onto my laptop, and its given me a hard time. I got frustrated with it so I decided to use a Live-DVD of the same operating system instead for the time … Continue reading

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Sometimes the best things in life are free

I’ll never forget a time I went to a Microcenter computer store and I overheard this woman asking one of the workers there if her new PC came with Word Processing software.  He was honest in telling her that it … Continue reading

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Libreoffice: A wonderful choice

    A little while back,  I wrote about several choices one has when choosing a word-processing program. I gave the options of Microsoft Word, Abiword, and…Open Office. These programs were already quite well established by 2010.  In 2011, however Libreoffice was … Continue reading

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My favorite distro of Linux

So far I have used Ubuntu 9.10, 10.04, 10.10, 11.04 and 11.10. and as is probably painfully obvious by now I am quite fond of Ubuntu although one thing that I have found to be annoying is its unable to play … Continue reading

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It may be small but watch out! It packs a punch

Abiword is a very simple word processing program, its name even reflects sharing since the name “AbiWord” (pronounced “Abby Word”) is derived from the root of the Spanish word “abierto“, meaning “open”. I have found it to be very easy to use. And … Continue reading

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