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From Rory O'Farrell <>
Subject Re: problems......
Date Sat, 03 Jan 2015 21:51:29 GMT
On Sat, 3 Jan 2015 12:40:15 -0800
"Dennis E. Hamilton" <> wrote:

> Help us understand your situation more closely so that someone might volunteer a solution.
>  1. Tell us about your existing computer.
>     What version of operating system does it have?  If Windows, what version - 95, XP,
7, ?
>     What version of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel does it have?
>     Is it files on this computers that you want to move to the new one?
>  2. Tell us about the new computer.
>     What version of operating system does it have?  Linux, Windows, something else?
>     What version of OpenOffice does it have?  
>     Are you wanting to use files from the old computer on the new computer?
>     Are you wanting to produce Word and Excel format using OpenOffice and learn the ways
to do that?
>     What files from the existing computer were you not able to open using OpenOffice
on the new one?
>  - Dennis
> PS: Please reply to the dev @ list.  Direct personal requests will
be ignored.

@endadreynolds: For your information Apache http server is a different product to Apache OpenOffice;
these are both products under the auspices of the Apache Software Foundation <>,
which oversees more than 150 major software products. Apache OpenOffice is an Office suite,
comprising wordprocessor, spreadsheet, presentation application and other useful utilities.

> -----Original Message-----
> >From: Enda Reynolds [] 
> Sent: Saturday, January 3, 2015 10:04
> To:
> Subject: problems......
> Hi, 
> I recently bought a 2nd hand computer which has open 
> office as it's default .My problem is that all my existing documents etc
>  etc as well as spreads are in windows, so I now have to run 2 computers ,
>  side by fucking side, which is a poxy nuisance because the ONLY reason
>  I'd use apache anything is to access the I've to 
> write a document or whatever in word .Access /excel on one computer, 
> then save it on a stick before transferring the stick to my new PC, 
> which has internet access........ I can't save or 
> convert open office to windows and vice versa, so what do i do?go out 
> and BUY a windows 8, or is there a conversion option available in 
> OpenOffice??It's like having a book in Chinese but no way of translating
>  it to's appropriate u call urselves apache..i 
> feel like I've been scalped, open office is as useful as a chocolate teapot,
> sincerely, 
> Tubbs
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