Star Office 7 Office Suite

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StarOffice 7 Office Suite in English and French is the world’s leading office productivity suite on Linux and the Solaris OS, and the leading alternative office suite on Windows.StarOffice software is easy to use, and based on open standards. It offers word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, drawing, and database capabilities. Its familiar interface enables quick productivity and results for the business user, and elegant output for the consumer. StarOffice 7 software adds functionality to enable export to PDF, and to the Macromedia Flash format. It also introduces the new StarOffice Configuration Manager, the StarOffice Software Development Kit, a macro recorder, and support for assistive technologies, as well as for complex text layouts.Linux – Linux Kernel version 2.2.13 or higher – glibc 2.2.0 or higher – Pentium compatible PC – 128 MB RAM – 300 MB available hard disk space – X Server with 800×600 or higher-resolution with at least 256 colors – Gnome 2.0 or higher required for support of assistive technology tools (AT tools) via Java accessibility support – StarOffice cannot be installed on a (V)FAT partition, since FAT file systems do not support the creation of symbolic linksSolaris Operating Environment(SPARC Platform Edition)- Solaris 8 Operating Environment (SPARC Platform Edition) or higher (Solaris 9 recommended) – 128 MB RAM & 300 MB available hard disk space> – X Server with 800×600 or higher-resolution with 256 colors – Gnome 2.0 or higher required for support of assistive technology tools (AT tools) via Java accessibility support – Patches required for Solaris 8: 108434-10, 108773-17, 109147-22, 108435-10 (64 bit only)To obtain these patches go to SunSolve Windows Microsoft Windows 98, ME, NT (Service Pack 6 or higher), 2000, or XP -Pentium compatible PC – 64 MB RAM – 250 MB available hard disk space – 800×600 or higher-resolution graphic device with 256 colors

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Available in English : Platform(s) :
Available in French : Expiry date : Does not expire
Installation : Installed SoftwareRelease date : 2004/05/05
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