OpenOffice SpreadSheets

If you are looking for OpenOffice SpreadSheets, you have come to the right place. We explain what OpenOffice SpreadSheets is and point you to the official download.

What is OpenOffice SpreadSheets?

OpenOffice SpreadSheets is an application included in the OpenOffice Suite from The Apache Software Organization. The Suite also includes Writer, which is the word processing application of the software; Impress, the presentation application; Draw, a drawing utility; Math, an equation editor; and Base, a database management system for desktops.

The spreadsheets application of the software suite is known as Calc or OpenOffice Calc. A Calc spreadsheet is composed of API (Application Programming Interface) objects that allow for organized data inputs. API objects that can be utilized in a Calc spreadsheet include the following: Columns, Rows, SheetCell, SheetCellRange, and SheetShell Range Collections. Generally, a spreadsheet consists of a SheetCellRange and a series of sub-ranges.

Columns can be widened to accommodate length of data inputted, allowing for accurate display of complete data. Data alignment can be centered, left, right or justified; the options for which are all provided on the toolbar. Cells can likewise be merged, with the Merge Cells option provided in the Formatting toolbar icon.

The software allows for data importation created with other spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft Excel. OpenOffice SpreadSheets is a free application that can be downloaded from the Apache website.

Download OpenOffice SpreadSheets from the developer does not provide software hosting. We send you directly to the developer's site, to make sure you download the latest, original version of the program.

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File types supported by OpenOffice SpreadSheets

Our users primarily use OpenOffice SpreadSheets to open these file types:

About file types supported by OpenOffice SpreadSheets aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.

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Last updated: : March 13, 2013