Solveig Haugland has worked as an instructor, course developer, author and technical writer in the high-tech industry for 15 years, for employers including Microsoft Great Plains, Sun Microsystems and BEA. Currently, Solveig is a StarOffice and OpenOffice.org instructor, author, and freelance technical writer.
She is also co-author, with Floyd Jones, of three books: Staroffice 5.2 Companion, Staroffice 6.0 Office Suite Companion and OpenOffice.Org 1.0 Resource Kit, published by Prentice Hall PTR. Here fourth book, the OpenOffice.org 2 Guidebook, is available now from Amazon and Cafepress.com. For more tips on working in OpenOffice, visit Solveig's OpenOffice blog.
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Contributions from Solveig Haugland
- OpenXML vs. OpenDocument Format (ODF)
- OpenOffice pre-loaded desktops
- Changing Base column formats
- OpenOffice.org vs. Microsoft Office 2007
- OpenOffice 2.0: Handling Mac, Microsoft migration and d
- OpenOffice vs. OpenOffice.org portable
- Creating OpenOffice Base files from .csv files
- Migrating Microsoft Works databases to OpenOffice Base
- Fixing Impress views
- Removing borders from tables
- Importing fonts from other operating systems
- Viewing Calc records on separate pages
- Missing chart data option
- Globally formatting OpenOffice labels
- Eliminating steps in exporting data from Base
- OpenOffice Base: Converting data and files from Access
- Free chapters from "OpenOffice.org 2 Guidebook"
- Electronic signatures in OpenOffice
- Converting Access files to OpenOffice
- OpenOffice 2.0: Master page hacks make better spreadshe