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From: Kelly Leavitt <>
Date: Sat Oct 16 20:18:52 2004

Jim Isbell wrote:

>"Uncle Bill" has me by the balls until I find an OS that
>can either read or convert my existing files.


>>creator, Adobe Photo Shop, Netscape, and particularly Easy Office 2001
>>which contains all my data in Easy Spreadsheet files that are not
>>compatible with Excel (even though they are supposed to be).

Actually it sounds like Easy Office 2001 is the one crimping your
conversion. There are plenty of Linux tools that will do what Adobe
Photoshop does, if it doesn't run in the emulators. Same for PDF file
creation and manipulation.

The Netscape mail files will convert over pretty easily. I've done that
several times myself for various people.

However, if "Easy Office 2001" is your choice for spreadsheet and word
processing files, then talk to the people at And if you
only have the free version, then I wouldn't expect too much in the way of

Just my $0.02...

Received on Sat Oct 16 2004 - 20:18:52 BST

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