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
- 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
- Making a pitch for OpenOffice
- Sharing documents between OpenOffice.org and other programs
- Using StarOffice or OpenOffice in non-Linux environments
- What should I do if OpenOffice.org freezes up?
- Does StarOffice work well on other platforms besides Linux?
- OpenOffice training tips
- Converting MS Word documents with formatting to Sun StarOffice
- Best practices for migrating MS Office to OpenOffice.org
- Should I choose StarOffice or OpenOffice.org?