The free and Open Source productivity suite
Free alternative for Office productivity tools: Apache OpenOffice - formerly known as OpenOffice.org - is an open-source office productivity software suite containing word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, graphics, formula editor, and database management applications. OpenOffice is available in many languages, works on all common computers, stores data in ODF - the international open standard format - and is able to read and write files in other formats, included the format used by the most common office suite packages. OpenOffice is also able to export files in PDF format. OpenOffice has supported extensions, in a similar manner to Mozilla Firefox, making easy to add new functionality to an existing OpenOffice installation.
Thousands of ready to use Apache OpenOffice templates
The official catalog of Apache OpenOffice templates. You'll find templates ranging from letters and résumés to calendars and brochures. Templates can save your time, and are easy to use.
Extra tools for OpenOffice under weak copyleft or other licenses
A space to store classic OOo dependencies that cannot be easily redistributed in Apache OpenOffice's SVN tree, Initially this was meant for copyleft tarballs only but it is also pretty handy to mirror other file dependencies.
CoGrOO (A LibreOffice & OpenOffice.org Grammar Checker), the only open source Portuguese grammar checker that can be used with LibreOffice & OpenOffice.org.
Joe is world-famous Wordstar like text editor.
Library for reading Corel WordPerfect(tm) documents.
pgfplots - A TeX package to draw normal and/or logarithmic plots directly in TeX in two and three dimensions with a user-friendly interface and pgfplotstable - a TeX package to round and format numerical tables. Examples in manuals and/or on web site.
Graphite is a project within SIL's scripts and software dev groups to provide cross-platform rendering for complex writing systems. This project has been deprecated. Graphite2, a new version of the Graphite engine, is available at: https://github.com/silnrsi/graphite with its own bug tracker.
Writer2LaTeX is a collection of converters from OpenDocument Format (ODF) to LaTeX/BibTeX, XHTML, XHTML+MathML and EPUB. It is delivered as a standalone java library, as a command line application and as export filters for LibreOffice and Apache OpenOffice.
libwps is a Microsoft Works file format import filter based on top of the librevenge (see https://sourceforge.net/p/libwpd/wiki/librevenge/ ). Currently, libwps can import all word processing Works formats since about 1995 with some success. It may also be able to import some basic database and spreadsheet files.
The main goal of the Office Binary (doc, xls, ppt) Translator to Open XML Project is to create software tools, plus guidance, showing how a document written using the Binary Formats (doc, xls, ppt) can be translated to Office Open XML.
Perl based utility to extract formatted text content from MS Docx file
Docx2txt is a Perl based command-line utility to convert (even corrupted) Microsoft docx documents to reasonably formatted text files, along with appropriate character conversions. Apart from Perl it also requires a command line unzipping program like unzip/7z/pkzipc/wzunzip.
AraWord is a pictogram-based word processor for disabled people.
AraWord is currently a part of ARASUITE!!!! Pleas, look for ARASUITE in Sourceforge!!!! https://sourceforge.net/projects/arasuite/ AraWord is a word processor that combines pictograms and text to help disabled people. More info: http://www.catedu.es/arasaac/index.php
The AbiWord word processor is a full-featured cross-platform word processor.
LatexInWord provides macros for Microsoft Word that allow the use of LaTeX input to create equations images in both inline and display modes. Similar macros for other word processors will hopefully be added in the future. We are currently in the process of migrating this project to GitHub: Client: https://github.com/EngineeroLabs/latex_in_word Server: https://github.com/EngineeroLabs/Process_LaTeX
regex as a tool, not as a problem
Regular Expressions (aka regex, regexp) made easy. This simple tool manipulates text with regular expressions. Highlighting of regular expression results. See the real power of regex! Use Scala to do manipulate your search results even more.
Word processor oriented for learning difficulties.
ADAPRO is a free-to-use word processor geared towards individuals with a learning difficulty like dyslexia or a developmental disorder such as autism. Its adapted, seamless and configurable interface provides a simplified environment that can be relied, fostering the user's sustained attention. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose. Supports English, Spanish and Portuguese. If Java 6 or higher is already present on the computer, it does not even require installation. This project has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund under the PCT-MAC 2007-2013 programme.
odt2daisy is an OpenOffice.org Writer extension, enabling to export in DAISY XML, Full DAISY (xml+audio) and Audiobook format. DAISY is an NISO Z39.86 standard for blind, visual impaired, print-disabled, and learning-disabled people.
txt2html (Text to HTML converter) is a Perl program that converts plain text to HTML. It supports headings, lists, tables, simple character markup, and hyperlinking, and is highly customizable.
The goal of this project is to provide spell check, grammar check and hyphenation for Bulgarian language for Open Source products such as OpenOffice.org, aspell, ispell etc.
Free office suite for working with text, spreadsheets and presentation
ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors is an open source and 100% free office suite, combining text, spreadsheet and presentation editors for working on documents offline. The application features all types of formatting options and allows users to edit complex documents. Collaboration features such as reviewing and real-time co-editing are available as well. The editors offer 100% compatibility with MS Office and support other popular document formats including OpenDocument. The application also allows connecting third-party plugins, making it easy for developers to write their own extensions and add new features to the editors. The application works across all popular platforms, including Windows (both 32-bit and 64-bit systems), Debian, Ubuntu and derivatives, Red Hat and derivatives, Mac OS 10.10 or higher.
An Academic Literature Suite
Docear (pronounced dog-ear) is what we call an “academic literature suite”. It integrates everything you need to search, organize and create academic literature in a single application: a digital library, reference manager, PDF and file manager, note taking and mind mapping. And the best: Docear works seemlessly with many existing tools like Mendeley, Microsoft Word, and Foxit Reader. Docear is free and open source, based on Freeplane, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Technology and developed by scientists from around the world, among others from OvGU, and the University of California, Berkeley.
Track changes in LaTeX documents. The goal is to provide editing facilities as known from word processors like Microsoft Word or OpenOffice Writer for LaTeX. The project comprises a LaTeX package and additional software to accept/reject changes etc.
Brahmi project aims at producing Java Input Methods and OpenType fonts for Indian languages. They are bundled with Brahmi - Word Processor which installs the fonts, Input Methods and font.properties files
XSL-FO Formatting markup WYSIWYG editor & PDF tree BookMark. XML document which is most often used as PDFs or RTF generator. It can read and edit 95% from Apache fop sample. Export to fo,pdf,rtf,tif fax, page, Import fo,html,page,odt OpenOffice 1-2