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Moving away from MS products in every part of our office

by 21kev / August 31, 2005 1:31 AM PDT

As the Network Administrator here, I am moving our company away from MS Office and towards Open Office version 2.0. To support Open Office, I bought the boxed set from Fry's in Houston at a fraction of the price of MS Office. For email we are moving towards Thunderbird, and Firefox for the browser. Its amazing, if you remove active X support in your browser a lot of your problems go away. To build web pages we use Post Nuke instead of MS Front Page. Why someone would spend several hundred dollars on software, (where you can get something for less money or free and it will do the job just as well) is beyond me. Our web page is hosted on a Linux server, and our email server is Qmail.

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Move away from MS???
by linux1357 / August 31, 2005 7:03 AM PDT

That version still runs on Microsoft windows XP right?

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open office
by 21kev / September 9, 2005 7:05 AM PDT
In reply to: Move away from MS???

Open office runs on windows xp and 200 just fine.

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by linux1357 / June 16, 2006 10:15 AM PDT
In reply to: open office

I can't live without Microsoft Dominating my world and every move.

--I hope people can tell that I am being sarcastic.

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by linux_1357 / October 21, 2009 10:39 PM PDT

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