Linux Journal: Ooo Off the Wall: Recovering Hidden Treasures
Aug 16, 2005, 13:00 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bruce Byfield)
"It's a little-known secret, but what you see in the interface
of version 2.0 of OpenOffice.org isn't what you have to settle for.
Hidden throughout version 2.0 are dozens of pieces of
functionality, each available in a few seconds by customizing the
menus, toolbars or keyboard shortcuts of OpenOffice.org
applications. Some of these hidden treasures are small tools useful
only to users with certain work habits. However, perhaps the most
useful customizations are older versions of tools that have been
redesigned in version 2.0. In several cases, these older versions
are designed better than their replacements. And, if nothing else,
they often are more familiar..."