Posts with the tag Office

Get Microsoft Office 2007 Fonts

http://www.oooninja.com/2008/01/calibri-linux-vista-fonts-download.html
http://embraceubuntu.com/2007/09/16/installing-vista-fonts-in-ubuntu

MS Vista/ Office 2007 Windows 95-XP era Linux OpenOffice.org
Calibri Arial/Arial Black DejaVu Sans Serif Bitstream Vera Sans
Cambria Times New Roman/Georgia/Impact/Lucida Bold(?) DejaVu Serif (Bold) Bitstream Vera Serif
Candara Trebuchet MS
Consolas Lucida Console/Courier New DejaVu Bitstream Vera Mono
Constantia Book Antiqua/Palatino Linotype/Tahoma
Corbel Trebuchet MS(?)/Verdana
sudo aptitude install cabextract
cd "/raid/downloads/fonts/4 Microsoft Fonts/Office 2007 (extracted from Powerpoint Viewer 2007)"
wget http://download.microsoft.com/download/f/5/a/f5a3df76-d856-4a61-a6bd-722f52a5be26/PowerPointViewer.exe
cabextract -F ppviewer.cab PowerPointViewer.exe
sudo mkdir...

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AqBanking CLI

AqBanking is used as a backend for gnucash and therefore very mature. It features a CLI to query CSV files of transactions and more.

There is a newer blog post on this subject: AqBanking CLI on Mac OS...

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Series60 Remote

__update:__ now there is a .deb package! go to downloads and get the .deb

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://series60-remote.sourceforge.net/counter/getfile.php?id=12
sudo dpkg -i series60-remote*deb

original post:
http://series60-remote.sourceforge.net/
found here

sudo aptitude install python python-obexftp python-matplotlib python-bluez python-qt4 python-qt4-sql sqlite3 libqt4-sql-sqlite
cd ~/Downloads
wget http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/series60-remote/series60-remote/0.3.90/series60-remote-0.3.90.tar.gz?use_mirror=ovh
tar -xf series60-remote-0.3.90.tar.gz
cd series60-remote-0.3.90/

You can test the installation before you install it:

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Gnome Office

GNOME Office is a free office suite for GNOME which consists of:

  • AbiWord word processor
  • Evolution groupware and e-mail application
  • Gnumeric spreadsheet
  • GNOME-DB, software that provides database connectivity.

The Debian project includes additional applications in this list:

  • Dia diagram editor
  • GIMP raster graphics editor
  • Inkscape vector graphics editor
  • XSane graphical frontend of scanner access
  • Planner project management tool
  • GnuCash (Finanzverwaltung)

You can...

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FFGTK - a Fax / CAPI Client for Fritz!Box Fon

update 2011-02-14:

A recent version of ffgtk is contained in the repository ppa:stevi/ppa. To install it on Ubuntu 10.10 maverick do:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stevi/ppa
sudo aptitude update && sudo aptitude install ffgtk libcapi20

Then run ffgtk on the terminal and set up your box. (I had to use the auto detected...

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Writer 2 LaTeX

http://www.ooowiki.de/Writer2LaTeX

There is an export plugin for OpenOffice.org Writer application. It uses Java and works for Writer >=v3.1 as Extension. Install like this:

sudo aptitude install openoffice.org-writer2latex

To export a Writer document do: File → Export → As LaTeX 2e ...

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Update the Turboprint Installation

amd64: http://www.zedonet.com/index.php?en_p_turboprint_download_uni=&arch=1&dist=0
i386: http://www.zedonet.com/index.php?en_p_turboprint_download_uni=&arch=0&dist=0

Update the Turboprint installation:

cd ~/Downloads/
wget http://www.turboprint.info/tp2/turboprint_2.20-1_amd64.deb
sudo dpkg -i turboprint_2.20-1_amd64.deb
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gLabels

http://glabels.sourceforge.net/
gLabels is a program for creating labels and business cards. Works well!

sudo apt-get install glabels
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Calc 2 LaTeX Plugin for OpenOffice.org

http://www.ooowiki.de/Calc2LaTeX
http://calc2latex.sourceforge.net/

update 2011-06-18: For LibreOffice, the extensions can be found on http://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:OpenOfficeExtensions/List. Calc2LaTeX, however, is not in this list and can still downloaded as before:

Get the extension from http://extensions.services.openoffice.org/project/calc2latex and install by double clicking or do it all on the terminal:

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://extensions.services.openoffice.org/files/1739/0/Calc2LaTeX.oxt
oowriter Calc2LaTeX.oxt
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