"Like other OpenOffice.org applications, Calc has several dozen
options in how it is formatted and operates. These options are
available from Tools -> Options -> OpenOffice.org Calc.
Thanks to OpenOffice.org's habit of sharing code between
applications, some of the tabs for these options resemble those
found in other OpenOffice.org applications. Others are unique to
Calc and the business of spreadsheets. Either way, the more you
know about Calc's options, the more you can take control of your
"Several of the tabs in the Calc options are similar to the ones
for other OpenOffice.org applications. The Grid tab sets options
for a background grid, although, in Calc, you can often use cell
borders instead for positioning objects like charts and
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