Applixware is a product similar to Microsoft office. Our departments have jointly bought a floating license for 6 Words licenses, 3 spreadsheets licenses and 1 filter license. The package runs properly on all our Sparc Station 4 & 5 and Digital computers
Words, a word processor for creating text documents
Graphics, a program for drawing objects
Spreadsheets, a program that allows you
to enter and manipulate
numerical data, as well as to create charts.
The filter, is available within the 3 utilities. It is a gateway between
different word processors, graphical and spreadsheets programs.
The program is started with the command:
The following menu will pop up
Words Graphics Spreadsheet
Click on the icons to start the different
Note, detailed help in hypertext format is available
within the package.
On some computers the color map needs to
be set up manually.
Follow these steps to configure it.
Start applixware with the command office
Click on the flower icon on the top left of the initial menu.
and choose applixware preferences
Click on the icon color and the following will pop up
Choose Standard Color Map and enter value: /usr/lib/X11/rgb.txt
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