Background of Open Office – Open Office is an open source office productivity software suite. It first began as StarOffice, developed by German company StarDivision, and its source code was released in 2000 with the idea of providing a free alternative to Microsoft Office. Today, Open Office had been acquired by Apache, and currently stands at the 2nd most popular office suite behind Microsoft Office, complete with its own Open Office File Extensions. Open Office File Extensions are based on the Open Office File Format, which are currently an ISO/IEC standard. If you are a Open Office user, read our guide below to learn more about Open Office file extensions!
The Open Office file format was been designed with Microsoft Office file format in mind, so that Microsoft Office files can be supported on Open Office. In other words, you can open, view and edit Microsoft Office files in Open Office with a certain level of compatibility.
Apache Open Office currently has 6 different productivity software in its office suite.
a word processor you can use for anything from writing a quick letter to producing an entire book.
a powerful spreadsheet with all the tools you need to calculate, analyze, and present your data in numerical reports or sizzling graphics.
the fastest, most powerful way to create effective multimedia presentations.
lets you produce everything from simple diagrams to dynamic 3D illustrations.
lets you manipulate databases seamlessly. Create and modify tables, forms, queries, and reports, all from within Apache OpenOffice.
lets you create mathematical equations with a graphic user interface or by directly typing your formulas into the equation editor.
Open Office File Extensions & Compatible File Formats
Office Office File Extensions: .odt .ott .oth, and .odm
Supported File Extensions: .sxw .stw .sxg .doc .dot .xml .docx, .docm, .dotx, .dotm .doc .wpd .wps .rtf .txt .csv .sdw, .sgl, .vor .xml .uot, .uof .jtd .jtt .hwp .txt .pdb .psw
Office Office File Extensions: .ods and .ots
Supported File Extensions: .xls .xlw .xlt .xml .xlsx .xlsm .xltx .xltm .xlsb .wk1 .wks .123 .dif .rtf .csv .txt .sdc .vor .dbf .slk .uos .uof
Office Office File Extensions: .odp, .odg .otp
Supported File Extensions:.ppt .pps .pot .pptx .pptm .potx .potm .sda .sdd .sdp .vor .uop, .uof .cgm .pdf