Thursday, November 12, 2009

Softmaker Office Suite 2006 - Alternative to MS Word and Excel

SoftMaker Office Suite 2006 is a free office suite for windows. SoftMaker Office has many functions of the correspondent programs from MS Office, It uses its own native formats and is highly compatible with MS Office file formats. In comparison, it starts and runs much faster, needs less memory and processes also very large files without any problem.

It can read and write Microsoft Office file formats as well as Open Document Format (word processor only), RTF and HTML. Multi-language spell-checking, hyphenation and thesaurus is supported; furthermore an integrated five-language translation dictionary (English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish). The user interface is based on Microsoft Office' look and feel; so it is easy to switch over.

TextMaker for Windows

The Microsoft Word-compatible word processor that is so easy to use that you will wonder why you bothered with Microsoft Word or for so long.
  • Reads and writes your Word documents seamlessly (Microsoft Word .doc 6.0 to 2007)
  • Comes with all features that you expect from a high-end word processor
  • Many useful helpers – for example, SmartText: just type "lax", and "Los Angeles" appears in your document
  • Built-in database, mailmerge that's as easy as pie – and much, much more
PlanMaker for Windows

The Microsoft Excel-compatible spreadsheet that opens all your Excel workbooks directly and gives you many time-saving features.
  • Reads and writes your Excel files seamlessly (Microsoft Excel .xls 5.0 to 2007)
  • More than 320 calculation functions
  • Design your worksheets with colors, fonts, borders, pictures, drawings, AutoShapes, WordArt etc.
  • Built-in Excel-compatible charting
  • Conditional formatting, syntax highlighting, goal seeker, sheet and workbook protection.
Also, download one of SoftMaker's high-quality fonts absolutely free of charge. They are providing a new font here every month, so come back regularly to check for new typefaces.

Click Here to Download the SoftMaker Office Suite
Click Here to Download the SoftMaker CongressSerial