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
- Can I run OpenOffice and MS Office on the same machine?
- Can OpenOffice filter for WordPerfect?
- Does Red Hat Enterprise Linux support Applixware Office 5.0?
- Can I have the best of both (Linux and Windows) worlds?
- How can I set up OpenOffice to number pages automatically?
- Where can I find a listing of companies and schools that are using open source on the desktop?
- Where can I find OpenOffice training and materials?
- Looking for OOo format file viewers and browser plug-ins to download...
- OpenOffice vs. StarOffice for cost, bilingual use
- What does OpenOffice.org offer me, a person who dislikes word processors?
- Can StarOffice or OpenOffice open MS Publisher 97 docs?
- How do OpenOffice and StarOffice compare to Microsoft's new Office version?
- Advice for installing the OpenOffice 1.1 tar file
- Sun/StarOffice vs. Intel/MS Office
- Sharing documents between OpenOffice.org and other programs
- Does StarOffice work well on other platforms besides Linux?
- Using StarOffice or OpenOffice in non-Linux environments
- What should I do if OpenOffice.org freezes up?
- Best practices for migrating MS Office to OpenOffice.org
- OpenOffice training tips