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Calligra 2.7 Beta Is Packing New Features

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Published on 08 May 2013 05:27 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in KDE
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The Calligra open-source office/productivity suite for KDE users is nearing their 2.7 release in the next month. Today, however, the Calligra 2.7 beta was released and it's feature complete.

Calligra 2.7 is now only in bug-fixing mode following the branching and beta release. Among the features to find with the Calligra 2.7 Beta for Words, the word processor, is a new look for the toolbox and various other enhancements. The Author writing application supports the EPUB3 format, there's now support for book covers using images, the spreadsheet application (Sheets) has new support for pivot tables, the project management application has new export filters for OpenDocument Spreadsheet / CSV, and the Krita 2D paint application has new grapescale masks and various other improvements.

These are just some of the new Calligra 2.7 features, but if you're interested in learning more, visit Calligra.org.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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