SearchOpenSource: Easing Migration with the OpenOffice.org Menu and Toolbar Configuration Tools
May 25, 2006, 10:45 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Solveig Haugland)
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"One of my blog readers reports that, when he migrated his
organization to OpenOffice.org, he didn't even tell the users that
they were switching to a different office suite. He just said that
there was going to be a big upgrade. Then, he and his migration
cohorts modified the OpenOffice.org menus and toolbars to resemble
the Microsoft Office layout and phrasing as much as possible
(without violating copyright, of course) and gave that configured
version to the users. He reports very few problems with the
"I love that story. Is the biggest problem with change simply
that it is change...?"