OpenOffice is a cross-platform software, that includes a set of applications for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases and images.
4.1.5 (Latest version)
Windows 10/8/7 (32|64 bits)
No special requirements
No viruses and malware
Apache Software Foundation
January 19, 2018
There are not so many differences in functionality and even user interface between OpenOffice and MS Office product.
Features of the software
OpenOffice Writer / Text documents
Create and edit text documents in the following formats: DOC, DOT, ODT, OTT, SXW, STW, TXT, HTM and HTML.
Processing of the text, spreadsheet, graphics, and field codes.
Insert page breaks, margins, special characters, character formatting, partition, hyperlinks, images, audio, video, cross-references, bookmarks, scripts, footnotes, tables of contents and signs, frames, tables, formulas, OLE objects and other data in a text document.
Change the style and background pages, tables or text.
Support for text and graphics animation.
OpenOffice Calc / Spreadsheet
Creating and Editing files with spreadsheets in the following formats: ODS, OTS, SXC, STC, XLS, XLC, XLM, XLW, XLT, CSV and TXT.
Export tables from the database.
Create several sheets in a single document.
Setting the format for table's cells.
Add notes to the cells.
Adding / deleting cells, columns and rows of the table.
Support for Functions Wizard for solving mathematical expressions.
Creating and Editing pivot tables.
OpenOffice Impress / Presentations
Create and Edit PowerPoint presentation: ODP, OTP, SXI, STI, PPT, PPS, POT and SXD.
Support for various layouts.
Support for different modes for editing presentations (normal mode, drawing mode, structure, abstracts, notes, and Slide Sorter).
Chage the design for a certain slide or for the whole document.
Create and edit the style for text.
Insert multimedia files, special effects, charts, bar charts and tables.
OpenOffice Base / Databases
Develop a database in ODB format, using tables, queries, forms and reports, usefull for other programs. The OpenOffice Base supports SQL-database. However, to SQL database requires JAVA platform. Databases can be created manually or with the help of special master.
OpenOffice Draw / Images
Creating and processing images in the following formats: ODG, OTG, SXD, STD, DXF, EMF and others.
Drawing pictures, using such tools as shading, shadow, line sizes, etc.
Insert new layers and slides.
Change the page orientation (portrait / landscape).
Insert special effects, shapes, symbols, diagrams, callouts, text, arrows, curves, lines, images, audio, video, spreadsheets, the OLE objects, formulas, add-on modules, files, charts, hyperlinks, frames and notes.
Crop images indicating the scale and size for image.
Support for editors of the sensory image.
Convert the object to a curve, polygon, path, bitmap, metafile, or 3D-object.
OpenOffice Math / Mathematical formulas
Loading and saving formulas in ODF, SXM and MML formats.