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Re: Office software shootout: OpenOffice.org Writer vs. Microsoft Word, round three

Posted by: Anonymous [ip: 84.52.174.5] on September 11, 2007 08:52 PM
That's exactly why OpenDocument Format (ODF) is so important. To prevent format lock-in like you are experiencing now with Word files. ODF is completely open format and completely free and that's why everybody and anybody can provide proper support for it and this means that it is much more easy to select whichever application that supports ODF format to edit your documents.

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