is an open source software which was specially designed for word processing. There many useful tools allowing to perform good job. Detailed below are some of its features.
Customization: It offers the user the possibility to customize everything to fit his needs. There are several pre-defined templates but the user can change them. For that, he has to find the normal template before changing it or create new ones.
also enables the user to share his documents with other Microsoft Word user. For that, he needs to export the file into readable format by Word like saving in rtf. format for instance. Exchanging document is problem free.
Writing for web: It also has the ability to write document in web page style, meaning in HTML format. The user can make the style, paragraph and indentation manually. To avoid error, the program has a spell checker feature to correct mistakes.
The download of AbiWord
is completely free of charge.
It has a trilingual user's manual.
It is an easy to use software.
There is nothing special to report on it.