[Lvlug] StarOffice demo at LVCG
Tue, 5 Jun 2001 22:02:36 -0400
I'll try to download both versions. I'll let you know when I have them on
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Subject: [Lvlug] StarOffice demo at LVCG
> Seeking volunteers to help with StarOffice presentation at July 16 LVCG
> meeting at Mack Trucks.
> I think this is a worthwhile project for a number of reasons:
> 1. It's timely since a Microsoft rep will be demonstrating Office XP at
> June 18 LVCG meeting. It will give us a chance to present a package that
> the functionality that most people need ... at a price that can't be beat!
> 2. It can serve as a bridge from the Windows desktop to the Linux desktop.
> 3. It gives me an excuse to find out what StarOffice is really about.
> I guess we can do the "booth" thing again. Bring a computer loaded with
> StarOffice. Create a 20 minute demo of the SO feature of your choice.
> 20 minutes a signal will be given and the attendees can move on to another
> subject that interests them.
> Below is a list of possible subjects. Please choose a subject and email
> with your choice, I'll post the list so others can see what is still
> 1. Overview and Demonstrate the features of the StarOffice interface.
> 2. StarOffice Writer - word processor
> 3. StarOffice Calc - spreadsheet, StarOffice Chart and StarOffice Math
> 4. StarOffice Impress - presentation module
> 5. StarOffice Base - database
> 6. StarOfffice Draw, StarOffice Image
> 7. StarOffice Schedule
> 8. StarOffice Mail, StarOffice Discussion - newsreader, and Browser,
> Also discussed burning copies of StarOffice to distribute to those
> Would anyone with a fast internet connection be willing to download SO
> Linux and Windows, burn them on a disk and bring a few copies to the next
> LVLUG meeting to distribute to those who are willing to make the copies
> will be distributed?
> I expect about 50 people to attend.
> The Lehigh Valley Computer Group is a club with almost 300 members with a
> variety of interests. Windows is the predominant OS for most of the
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