CHAPTER 23In Depth: Writer

The word processor is arguably the most popular application within any office suite. That said, you'll be happy to know that OpenOffice.org's Writer component doesn't skimp on features. It offers all of the text-editing and formatting functionality you'd expect, along with powerful higher-level features such as mail merge.

In this chapter, we'll take a look at some of Writer's most useful features. As with all of the components in the OpenOffice.org suite, describing the features within Writer could easily fill an entire book. You should do some exploring on your own by clicking around to discover new features, as well as make judicious use of the help system.

Formatting Text

You can format text within Writer using ...

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