Microsoft Works Alternatives

    Microsoft Works is described as 'was a basic office suite that is smaller, cheaper, and has fewer features than the Microsoft Office Suite. Its core functionality included a word processor, a spreadsheet and a database management system' and is a Office Suite in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Microsoft Works for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. Most alternatives are Office Suites, Word Processors and Spreadsheet Apps. The best alternative is LibreOffice, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Microsoft Works are Microsoft Office Suite (Paid), Apache OpenOffice (Free, Open Source), WPS Office (Freemium) and SoftMaker FreeOffice (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jun 4, 2020

    1. NeoOffice is an office suite for Mac that is based on OpenOffice and LibreOffice. With NeoOffice, you can view, edit, and save OpenOffice documents, LibreOffice documents, and simple Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents.
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    2. SSuite Office is the foremost provider of Free quality office software on the internet today.
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      Formerly ThinkFree Office. It was rebranded in 2020 and replaced previous Hancom Office.
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    3. Ashampoo Office comes with word processor, spreadsheet and presentation applications. This office suite is fully compatible with all versions of Microsoft Office Suite and convinces with intuitive handling and a vast feature set.
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    4. Live Documents is a web-enabled Office productivity suite (word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, mail) that can be used as software on your desktop or as services within your browser whether you are online or offline.
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    5. IBM Docs is a new office productivity suite for working on documents, spreadsheets and presentations -- together -- in the cloud. IBM Docs only a browser and an account, and you are able to easily create professional looking documents and share them with others.
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    6. Ability Office is an office suite developed by Ability Plus Software and distributed and marketed by Ability Software International and which consists of a word processor, spreadsheet, database, modules for presentation and photo or image editing, plus a photo/image organizer...
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    7. Oracle Open Office, formerly StarOffice, is a proprietary office suite based on the open-source OpenOffice.org. As a complete, open-standard office productivity suite, Oracle Open Office includes word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.

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