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Neo or OpenOffice for Computer Lab


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Just curious. The pros and cons using NEO vs Openoffice for my Grade school Computer Lab. THANKS
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Just curious. The pros and cons using NEO vs Openoffice for my Grade school Computer Lab. THANKS
Here you go:

OpenOffice vs. NeoOffice vs. LibreOffice | EasyOSX
NeoOffice 3.3 Feature Comparison - NeoWiki
OpenOffice.org vs NeoOffice in Office Suite Software

Much more available via Google.

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If this is just grade school, I doubt the students will need any of the advanced functionality that might separate the two products.

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What vansmith said. Indeed, if all they are doing is word processing that can largely be done using TextEdit for such basic needs.
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