The best free alternatives to Microsoft Word
Most people are so much accustomed to the use of Microsoft packages that can not imagine life without him. Are all like Word is something we do not know, but one thing is certain and that is that Microsoft Word is a great word processor. However unfortunately paid. If you are from the users who do not want or can not afford to pay $7 a month then most likely looking for free software alternative.
We have prepared a list of free alternatives to Microsoft Word. Consider these five programs that can successfully replace Microsoft Word and you will see that they offer many useful features that you can take advantage.
1. LibreOffice (Windows, Mac OS X, Linux)
LibreOffice is a solid and reliable program and thus it is a worthy alternative to Microsoft Word. The program interface is a bit old-fashioned, but all the functions that are used there. Word users will feel at home as soon as you start LibreOffice, especially if you are familiar with older versions of the product from Microsoft.
2. Google Drive / Docs (a web service)
Service Google Drive / Docs continuously improved and Microsoft not once felt pressed against the wall and forced to submit your own free web-based software package. Now, after QuickOffice merged with Google Docs, open and edit Word files is easier than ever. Furthermore, if you use this service, you will have access to your files anytime from anywhere.
3. AbiWord (Windows, Linux)
AbiWord offers everything you expect from a word processor. AbiWord is a small and fast word processor, but options can easily replaces Word. Recently added to AbiWord online component called AbiCollab, which became easier storage of documents online and share them with other users.
4. Zoho Docs (a web service)
Zoho Docs may not be as famous as the office suite of Google, but it is much more comprehensive service in some areas. Unfortunately, the service does not have Google Web Fonts. The selection of fonts is nevertheless good and meet the needs of most people. You can import and export documents saved in DOCX format.
5. Scribus (Windows, Mac OS X, Linux)
Scribus is an open source software aimed at pre-preparation of documents. Scribus is a powerful editor for creating and printing text documents and presentations with text, graphics, photos, tables, figures, buttons, lines and other visual elements. Scribus DTP represents a program that is the right choice for the preparation and printing of newspapers, brochures, posters, books and more.http://szlifestyle.com/sz/2014/08/13/the-best-free-alternatives-to-microsoft-word/https://i1.wp.com/szlifestyle.com/sz/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/sz_ms_word.jpg?fit=470%2C270https://i1.wp.com/szlifestyle.com/sz/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/sz_ms_word.jpg?resize=167%2C150TECH NEWSMicrosoftMost people are so much accustomed to the use of Microsoft packages that can not imagine life without him. Are all like Word is something we do not know, but one thing is certain and that is that Microsoft Word is a great word processor. However unfortunately paid. If...Richard D.Richard Deendeen@szlifestyle.comContributorRichard Deen is a writer at szlifestyle. What can I say I love gadgets!szlifestyle.com Tech News, Life Style, Reviews, Videos!