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135 31 January 29, 2018 at 07:02 PM
I have a new Mac laptop and I need a recommendation for something that I can use as a word processor for writing letters and uploading files. I will only need to do this a few times a year, so programs like Microsoft Office are over kill. Anything out there that is not too pricey that might meet this need? Thanks.

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You can use Google Docs, it's free
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I have a new Mac laptop and I need a recommendation for something that I can use as a word processor for writing letters and uploading files. I will only need to do this a few times a year, so programs like Microsoft Office are over kill. Anything out there that is not too pricey that might meet this need? Thanks.
Thanks it looks good. Any have any experience with Open Office?
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Thanks it looks good. Any have any experience with Open Office?
I would recommend https://www.libreoffice.org/ instead. It's the same idea but more actively developed. Open office was discontinued several years ago.

Or use the Apple equivalent programs for free https://www.macrumors.com/2017/04...all-users/ (Probably your best option)
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Or use the Apple equivalent programs for free https://www.macrumors.com/2017/04...all-users/ (Probably your best option)
I would have thought Pages would have been installed in all Apple laptops.
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I would have thought Pages would have been installed in all Apple laptops.
Idk I don't have one.
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I would recommend https://www.libreoffice.org/ instead. It's the same idea but more actively developed. Open office was discontinued several years ago.

Or use the Apple equivalent programs for free https://www.macrumors.com/2017/04...all-users/ [macrumors.com] (Probably your best option)
Thanks, will check them out.
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