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Re: [libreoffice-users] PowerPoint templates and choice of .pot vs .potx?
- Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] PowerPoint templates and choice of .pot vs .potx?
- From: e-letter <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2012 20:37:39 +0100
- To: email@example.com
On 13/06/2012, avamk <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> My group is in the process of setting up a slideshow template, and
> unfortunately for practical reasons need to save it as a PowerPoint
The simplest solution: buy m$
> My question is twofold:
> (1) What are some of your experiences in opening and using PowerPoint
> templates in LibreOffice? I prefer saving in the template in a format that
> can reasonably expect good support for in LibreOffice.
Have you written to an m$ forum and asked them their experiences of
using odf templates in m$o?
> (2) We prefer a format that is as future proof as possible (in terms of
> consistent look and format using it between different software, Micro$oft
> otherwise). With that in mind, which of the following would be a better
> choice? Microsoft PowerPoint 97/Xp/2000/2003 Template (*.pot), Microsoft
> PowerPoint 2007/2010 XML Template (*.potx), or Office Open XML Presentation
> Template (*.potm; *.potx)?
This is total madness: who goes to a Toyota car shop and asks for
advice on the most appropriate Mercedes vans???
> Our work environment consists mainly of computers running Micro$oft
> PowerPoint 2010, a couple with PowerPoint 2007, and only one with
> LibreOffice 3.5. (Unfortunately switching all to LibreOffice is not
> practical for numerous reasons that I wish weren't true, but beyond the
> scope of this email.)
LO is not an m$ product!
A company that cannot afford to pay m$ licences is not going to be in
existence for long...
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|Re: [libreoffice-users] PowerPoint templates and choice of .pot vs .potx?||Tom Davies <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|[libreoffice-users] PowerPoint templates and choice of .pot vs .potx?||avamk <email@example.com>|
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