Google Docs gets file format goodness with support for .Docx and .Xlsx--two popular office file formats.
Working with Office 2007 documents under Mac OS X: Extracting text from .docx files, more
The Quickoffice productivity suite for iPhone and iPod Touch can now create and edit the DOCX and XLSX files produced by Microsoft Word and Excel.
The latest update to Microsoft's Office 2008 for Mac, Service Pack 2, has created a host of issues for users. One of the more prevalent problems on our comment boards and in our email relates to Open XML documents (.pptx, .xlsx, .docx) returning an error
Hundreds of patents which secure Microsoft lucrative Android licensing deals have been published by the Chinese government.
When you download SoftMaker FreeOffice for Windows or Linux, the developer will make a donation to betterplace.org. What's not to like?
For folks who want a powerful word processor but don't need a full suite, this is a great bargain. A Cheapskate-exclusive code gives you 50 percent off!
You can use a terminal command to save generated previews of documents.
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The free open-source alternative to Microsoft Office now has a new edition with enhancements for both users and developers.