Linux-Watch: Corel Pussyfoots on WordPerfect ODF
Jan 23, 2006, 17:30 (6 Talkback[s])
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"Corel Corp. recently released a new version of its WordPerfect
Office Suite, WordPerfect Office X3.
"This latest edition of the venerable office suite looks good
for Windows users. As PC Magazine editor Ed Mendelson wrote, 'Think
of an annoyance in Microsoft Office, and you probably won't find it
in Corel WordPerfect Office X3.'
"In particular, the renewed office suite boasts of its ability
to import and export documents, spreadsheets, and presentations to
Adobe's PDF (Portable Document Format). What it doesn't have,
however, is the ability to import or export to the open-standard
ODF (Open Document Format)..."