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export offers, invoices etc. to word?

Wolfdietrich Ederer
on 4/26/13, 11:19 AM 3,010 views

Hi there,

sometimes we need to export invoices, offers or similar documents to MS WORD to get more flexibility to alter the document. Is there a function that allows such an export? Any similar possibility to do so?



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Francesco OpenCode
On 4/26/13, 11:57 AM

A way is to create a report with aeroo so you can obtain a odt file that is editable with Openoffice and Libreoffice. Aeroo doesn't support doc or docx file so you need one of this two software. I thin this is the unique solution.

Aeroo is very cool. The latest versions of MS Office can open/save ODF documents. Or you can open them in LibreOffice and do a "Save as" to save as .doc/.xls etc.

Alan Lord
on 4/26/13, 1:49 PM
Francesco OpenCode
on 4/26/13, 1:58 PM

According to this yes: http://office.microsoft.com/en-gb/word-help/support-for-the-opendocument-format-in-microsoft-office-2010-HA101878944.aspx

Alan Lord
on 4/26/13, 2:00 PM
Wolfdietrich Ederer
On 4/29/13, 4:24 AM

Hi there,

thanks for the idea. Maybe there's an easier workaround which came to my mind while reading your answer: print the offer as PDF and export it to .doc using a PDF export tool like pdfgrabber...

Why you use a tool when Aeroo get you a doc compatible file directly?

Francesco OpenCode
on 4/29/13, 5:58 AM

I've checked the aeroo-video-how-to and it seems a bit complicated to me - maybe it isnt't, but it seemed so...

Wolfdietrich Ederer
on 4/29/13, 6:06 AM

I've checked the aeroo but I cant find right way to do can you suggest any idea ?

on 5/24/13, 10:25 AM

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