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Features | Ubuntu

Features OpenOffice - A complete productivity suite Word Processor has everything you would expect from a modern, fully equipped word processor or desktop publisher. It's simple enough for a quick memo, powerful enough to create complete books with contents, diagrams, indexes, etc. You're free to concentrate on your message - while Word Processor makes it look great. The Wizards feature takes all the hassle out of producing standard documents such as letters, faxes, agendas, minutes, or carrying out more complex tasks such as mail merges. Spreadsheet is the programme you've always wanted. Newcomers find it intuitive and easy to learn; professional data miners and number crunchers will appreciate the comprehensive range of advanced functions. Of course, you are free to use your old Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, or save your work in Excel format for sending to people who still use Microsoft products. If all they want to see is your results, then use Portable Document Format (.pdf) - no need to buy any extra software. Presentation is an outstanding tool for creating effective multimedia presentations. Your presentations will stand out with 2D and 3D clip art, special effects, animation, and high-impact drawing tools. A complete range of views are supported: Drawing / Outline / Slides / Notes / Handouts to meet all the needs of presenters and audiences, plus an optional multi-pane view to put all the tools at your fingertips

GNOME: Get Footware

Get the GNOME Desktop (Get Footware) So you want to run GNOME but you don't know where to get it? Well, a number of software distributions are shipping GNOME as their default desktop. Here is a list of popular, and less well known distributions, and the version of GNOME they ship. This list includes GNU/Linux, BSD and other UNIX varients. As well as installable software and Live CDs. If you are looking to simply try out GNOME, perhaps you should consider a GNOME Live. Images for Qemu, Parallels, VMware and Microsoft Virtual PC are available, showcasing the latest GNOME technology.


Has Ubuntu clinched the desktop Linux market?

On the surface a two-month delay in Red Hat’s release of Global Desktop Linux is no big deal. (Picture of a Dell laptop running Ubuntu from Indiecom.)

Ubuntu v7.04 Final ::

Após meses e meses de duro trabalho, constantes actualizações do kernel, muitos bugs corrigidos, muita paciência da comunidade em geral e dos developers em especial, passa a estar disponível para download a última versão do Ubuntu intitulada Feisty Fawn. Esta versão é um enorme salto qualitativo para o mundo linux, tanto a nível de facilidade de utilização, funcionalidades, não esquecendo porém algo que o Edgy não conseguiu impor no primeiro mês de vida mas que o Feisty na sua versão beta já conseguiu: Estabilidade. Alguns destaques desta versão : - Instalação automática de codecs essenciais. - Ferramenta de migração do Windows ( wallpaper, favoritos do IE e Firefox, contactos de programas de mensagens instantâneas). - Instalação fácil de software popular “não livre” ( Pacote «Ubuntu restricted extras» contém o Flash Player, Java, Microsoft TrueType fonts e alguns codecs áudio/vídeo). - Efeitos de Desktop instalados de origem (mas não activados). - Melhorias a nível de redes (Network Manager, Avahi). - Help Center renovado. - Outros: GNOME 2.18.1, 2.2, 7.2. O download é um ficheiro de imagem no formato .ISO