ONLYOFFICE opens source code of the desktop document editors for Mac OS

October 17, 2016 in Software (E)

[] Riga, Latvia - Ascensio System SIA, the developer of IT solutions for business, today is pleased to announce that they have opened the source code of its ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors, presenting a free and open source alternative to Microsoft Office for Mac OS. ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors is an office suite that combines text, spreadsheet and presentation editors, allowing anyone to create, view and edit documents offline. Being fully compatible with MS Office, the editors support all the popular document formats, including ODF.

The application features all types of formatting options and allows users to edit complex documents as well as easily switch to online mode and collaborate on documents with colleagues or teammates. The collaborating features include real-time co-editing in two modes, reviewing and tracking changes, commenting, built-in chat. The editors also support connecting third-party plugins. Developers can use these plugins to add specific functions they need to the editors.

System Requirements:
* Mac OS 10.10 or higher
* Windows (both 64-bit and 32-bit)
* Linux also supported
* 193 MB

Pricing and Availability:
ONLYOFFICE 4.1.1 is now free and available worldwide. The office suite is available under AGPL license v3. This means you're able to download and use ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors without any restrictions. The application can be downloaded from the official website, the source code is now available on GitHub. For more information, please contact Nadezhda Knyazeva.

Head-quartered in Riga, Latvia, Ascensio System SIA, a fast growing IT company providing office suites and document processing components for integration into third-party applications. Keeping up to date with latest technology trends Ascensio experts were amongst the first to build online document editors using HTML5 Canvas, bringing powerful and 100% compatible with MS Office formats online office suite to their customers. The desktop version of application is based on the same technology, combining high quality formatting with collaboration features. All Material and Software Copyright (C) 2016 Ascensio System SIA. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Mac, OS X and macOS are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.