Hi (Formats supported by LibreOffice).
mikekaganski at hotmail.com
Wed Mar 23 06:21:04 UTC 2022
On 23.03.2022 9:18, A wrote:
> On Wednesday, 23 March 2022, Mike Kaganski <mikekaganski at hotmail.com
> <mailto:mikekaganski at hotmail.com>> wrote:
> On 23.03.2022 8:23, Amit Amit wrote:
> I was thinking that why does LibreOffice support document
> formats other than that of Microsoft Office?
> Windows run on around 90% of personal computers in this world.
> In your message, you downgraded LibreOffice project into:
> 1. "Let us create something to attract users";
> 2. "Let us implement others' ideas".
> If it is not ethical towards MS then why is LibreOffice developing MS
> Office compatible software at all?
LibreOffice is not "MS Office compatible software". It is able to import
and export MS Office formats, as well as many other formats; but it
doesn't rely on MS architectural decisions, and maps the data in those
external formats onto its own architecture and feature set.
More information about the LibreOffice