AbiWord 2.8.1

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AbiWord is a complete word processing software that offers all the tools necessary for text formatting.

AbiWord is a word processing software that works with most current text formats (RTF, DOC, HTML, ODT, etc.)

The application includes all the necessary tools for formatting the text: font style (bold, underline, italics, colors, size etc.), alignment, spell checker, unlimited undo re-number control multi-columns (two and three), search function, page numbering, import images, etc.

AbiWord is very light, so it is very fast and requires few resources. Even those who have an old computer have the possibility to use it. Its intuitive and user-friendly interface greatly facilitates its handling.

With this application some tasks like backup a file, can be automated to avoid loss of time and data. A spell checker is also available. Customizing the toolbar is also on the program and even more.

AbiWord 2.8.1
File Size:
7.9 MB
Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / Windows7 / XP64 / Vista64 / Windows7 64 / Windows8 / Windows8 64
Open Source
Date Added:
02 Nov 2009
AbiSource Community
MD5 Checksum:

# This version is primarily a compatibility release which resolves a few recent issues:
- Improved compatibility with Google Chrome and Firefox plugin for Firefox version 11.
- Improved compatibility with Google Toolbar for Internet Explorer.
- Improved compatibility with SpyShelter, Kaspersky PURE
- Improved compatibility ASUS CapsHooks, UltraRecall, Wacom Tablet devices.

# New write-only feature:
- Files and registry keys outside the sandbox can be hidden, similar to the closed paths feature.
- Programs in the sandbox can create new files or registry keys within the write-only locations.
- For more information, please see Resource Access Settings.

# Improved compatibility with Windows 7 taskbar:
- Programs in sandbox will display the sandbox name when right-clicking the task bar button.
- Windows which belong to programs in different sandboxes will not be combined into the same task bar button.
- A middle-click on the task bar button will start a copy of the program in the same sandbox.


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