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
It's only a one-year license, but why not enjoy the Pro version while you can when there's nary a string attached?
Unofficial converter for Word 2007 documents released
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When you download SoftMaker FreeOffice for Windows or Linux, the developer will make a donation to betterplace.org. What's not to like?
You can use a terminal command to save generated previews of documents.
The free open-source alternative to Microsoft Office now has a new edition with enhancements for both users and developers.
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