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Alternative To Microsoft Office On Android

As we all know that the world is now changed and big computers/laptops are mostly replaced by smartphones. Tablets and smartphones are becomes a important part of our life and is now using for work also.

Tablets with large screens such as nexus 9 are ideal for longer sessions of typing. Microsoft is mostly used when a document file has to be view or edit. Microsoft office is the pioneer software/program in terms of documents and assignments making and it is available for different platforms. Although there is a decent competition in market, specifically from LibreOffice which is a alternative to microsoft office on android platform.

Today LibreOffice viewer’s beta version got released which works as an alternative to microsoft office¬†allowing the users to open and view the PDF files on their android powered smartphones. This is an early release of the app which gives an idea of what features are going to be in next stable app. At this time, it is just a basic app with basic functionality.

LibreOffice viewer comes with a warning saying don’t use it for critical or heavy tasks. But still it allows it’s users to open microsoft office files as well as open document format files. The formats which are supported are .odp, .odt, .ods, .ots, .otp, .ott, .docx, .pptx, .xlxs, .dotx, .xttx, .ppsx, .doc, .ppt, .xls, .xlt, .pps and .dot.

This app is in beta stage and going to be great competitor to microsoft office viewer at google play store. LibreOffice viewer can be downloaded from play store for free.

alternative to microsoft office

LibreOffice is one of the best alternatives to Microsoft Office for android Operating System.

By Daniyal Sheikh

I am an experienced android developer and technology lover who loves to write about any topic related to technology. In short em a technology freak!

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