Top 5 Most Useful Productivity Flatpaks

Top 5 Most Useful Productivity Flatpaks

Flatpaks and other universal package formats are becoming more popular. Here are our choiced of the top five most useful productivity Flatpaks.

By John Perkins -
LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice: Making the Write Choice

LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice: Making the Write Choice

For a while it looked like OpenOffice was doomed, but it seems to have bounced back, with a big update triggering people to take an interest again. In this article we compare the two office suites to figure out which one wins.

By Robert Zak -
Best Microsoft Office Alternatives for macOS

Best Microsoft Office Alternatives for macOS

If you just got a Mac but are questioning whether to buy Office all over again, there are several Microsoft Office alternatives for Mac you can choose from.

By Elsie Biage -
New Linux User? Try These 8 Great Essential Linux Apps

New Linux User? Try These 8 Great Essential Linux Apps

When you are new to Linux, one of the problems you will face is which apps to use. With millions of Linux apps, the choice is certainly not easy. Here are 8 essential Linux apps to get you settled in quickly.

By Ada Ivanova -
6 of the Best Alternatives to Microsoft PowerPoint

6 of the Best Alternatives to Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is great, and it is expensive, too. Here are some of the best PowerPoint alternatives that are cheaper and are as good as, or even better than, PowerPoint.

By Nicholas Godwin -
How to Speed Up LibreOffice with 4 Simple Steps

How to Speed Up LibreOffice with 4 Simple Steps

LibreOffice may have seen huge improvements in recent releases, but its initial startup experience still leaves a lot to be desired. Here are some practical steps to speed up LibreOffice.

By Ayo Isaiah -
Making eBooks using Calibre on Linux

Making eBooks using Calibre on Linux

Creating an ebook is not as difficult as you think. This tutorial shows you how to make ebook using Calibre on Linux. It should work in Mac and Windows too.

By Gary Sims -
How to Create A PDF With Fillable Forms in LibreOffice

How to Create A PDF With Fillable Forms in LibreOffice

You may also have seen PDF files that come with form that you can fill in. In case you are wondering how you can create a PDF file with fillable form, here is one easy way you can do so, and it is free of charge.

By Damien -
Linux Alternatives to Popular Windows Apps [Part 1]

Linux Alternatives to Popular Windows Apps [Part 1]

If the availability of Windows apps is what stop you from switching to Linux, here is a large list of open source Linux alternatives apps that could make your transition to Linux easier than you thought possible.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
How to Automate Document Conversion With Unoconv in Linux

How to Automate Document Conversion With Unoconv in Linux

If you have tried converting tons of documents from one format to another, you will know that it is a boring and unproductive job. In Linux, you can easily automate document conversion with unoconv. Getting the job done is just a command line away.

By Aaron Peters -
How to Add Your Own Custom Color in LibreOffice [Quick Tips]

How to Add Your Own Custom Color in LibreOffice [Quick Tips]

If you are looking to use your own custom color, either for font color or background, in LibreOffice, you will find that there are no visible options for you to define a custom color. Here is how you can add a new custom color to the LibreOffice’s color palette.

By Damien -
Is Calligra A Great Alternative to LibreOffice?

Is Calligra A Great Alternative to LibreOffice?

LibreOffice may be the most popular open-source Office Suite around, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other good open source office suite that you can use. If you are looking for a simpler, yet equally powerful office suite for your Linux system, Calligra might be a good alternative to LibreOffice (or is it?) Let’s check […]

By Damien -
Quick Tip: How to Replace Your OpenOffice With LibreOffice In Ubuntu

Quick Tip: How to Replace Your OpenOffice With LibreOffice In Ubuntu

After much testing, the final version of LibreOffice is now released for public consumption. For those who are looking to replace your OpenOffice with LibreOffice in Ubuntu, here is how you can do it. Note: If you are not aware of LibreOffice, read more about it here. 1. Remove all instances of OpenOffice. Open a […]

By Damien -