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Re: [libreoffice-design] Agenda for the design/UX meeting 2019-Feb-06 (Wed)


While the idea of the Notebookbar is exactly this, to provide completely different UIs, I doubt we can make Base "a variant of Calc“. But you are very welcome to draft the idea or implement yourself (should be possible for everyone who uses mailing lists).

> Am 07.02.2019 um 21:26 schrieb Miguel Mayol <mitcoes@gmail.com>:
>
> I had today a idea i think is a very good one:
>
> One interface option - better if it is the default one - in LO BASE equal to the CALC one
>
> The reason is that people are using EXCEL for databases
> because they do not know
> because they have the cheaper version of MSO without Access
> and because they think it is "easier"
>
> Doing this and a promo viral video that shows that it is
> - as easy as a spreadsheet to insert and show data
> - and as powerful as a database to deal with it,
> especially addressed to university professors and PhD students, probably would increase a lot the use of BASE in substitution of MS Excel for managing databases, and the use of other components of LibreOffice.
>
> I went to bugzilla, but I was not able to log in, so sorry, but as I only collaborate with suggestions, I did not want this one that I think is great, and probably very easy to implement, to pass by.
>
> I remembered an old database named FileMaker that was very easy to use because it had a interface near to what a spreadsheet is.


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