SoftMaker Office is one of the popular alternative office suites to Microsoft office.
SoftMaker Office is a powerful and full-featured office suite that provides a word processor, spreadsheet, and presentation tool.The word processor is called as TextMaker, the spreadsheet application is called as PlanMaker and the presentation tool is called as Presentations.
It’s familiar ‘MS office’ style layout makes it very easy to find your way around.Although there’s no unified dashboard, but no matter which program you’re working in, the other two can be accessed directly from the toolbar.There are neat touches elsewhere as well, including a ‘Save AS PDF’ icon on the toolbar and a continuous page view which is useful for browsing long documents.
Interoperability with Microsoft office is generally good across all the modules, so you shouldn’t experience any problems opening files.
SoftMaker Office will open password protected documents and spreadsheets, has a decent mail-merge tool and offers a ‘master styles’ feature in the presentation program that’s as easy to use as the one in Powerpoint.
SoftMaker Office Standard 2016 key features:
- Spell checking using high-quality commercial dictionaries covering 20 languages
- Synonym dictionaries (thesauri) in eight languages
- Not only import, but also seamless export of the modern Microsoft formats DOCX, XLSX and PPTX
- Documents are presented in tabs, just like in a web browser.
- The extended sidebar gives you a bird’s eye view over your document and its stylesheets.
- Advanced table functions for sorting tables and converting between text and tables
- Power-user functions in PlanMaker: Formula auditing, watch window, data consolidation, scenarios, text to
columns and more
- Improved formatting and image functions
- Insert charts not only in PlanMaker, but also in TextMaker and Presentations
- Customized Thunderbird handles your e-mails, contacts, tasks, and calendars.
- Includes an equation editor for math formulas.
Overall, this windows software is a solid Microsoft office alternative for people who only need word processing, spreadsheet and presentation tools.
Download the full version of SoftMaker Office Standard 2016 for Free
To get this office suite worth $ 69.95 for free, head on to this giveaway page and enter your name, select your country, enter your email and hit the ‘submit’ button to receive the serial number and download link for the installer.
Download and install the software, When you start SoftMaker Office for the first time, you will be asked to input your product key, enter the serial code you received.