5 Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office
- Google Docs (Google Drive): Google Docs is one of the best office suite and competitor of Microsoft office and its free web based office suite. No need to install the suite on your PC like Microsoft office, just signup the Google account and use the docs free. Google Docs is completely online and includes a web-based Word Processor, Spreadsheet application, and a Presentation app. Create, share, and collaborate on the web with documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.
- Microsoft Office Web Apps: Yes its from Microsoft and it free, but the catch is its a online web based version. To use this all you need is a free Windows Live ID. It is only available for Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Allows you to access, edit, and share your Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote documents online using SkyDrive.
- Kingsoft Office Suite: Another Pretty awesome free office suite to your PC. Install the suite on your windows PC and enjoy the the benefits of Kingsoft Office Suite. It allows you to Create & edit Word, Spreadsheets and PowerPoint documents. And also available for the Android mobile users. The app has three versions Free, Standard and Professional. The standard version costs UK ? 31. The professional version costs UK ? 45.
- Thinkfree: Thinkfree Online Office. Another free award-winning ThinkFree Office is a Microsoft Office compatible application suite comprised of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation graphics. Thinkfree allows documnet editing online without installing any app on PC. All you have to do is sign up for a ThinkFree Online membership and experience the convenience of using Online Office! On thing we link with this app is it gives the same user environment of MS Office 2003, so there is no difficulty to use.
- OpenOffice: OpenOffice.org is an office application suite available for a number of different OS and available in many languages. It includes Writer (word processing), Impress (presentation), Math, Draw, Calc (spreadsheet), and Base applications. Compatible with other major office suites, Apache OpenOffice is free to download, use, and distribute