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Press contact

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Or phone Ian Lynch (press contact) at +44 01827 305940

Press releases

25 Oct 2007, Change of domain name
06 Sep 2006, OpenDocument toolkit: Call for tenders
26 Aug 2006, OpenDocument Fellowship receives development grants
20 Oct 2005, OpenDocument Support: Tell Microsoft You Want It!
10 Oct 2005, OpenDocument Gathers Worldwide Support

About OpenDocument

The OASIS OpenDocument Format (ODF) is an open, XML-based file format for office documents. It includes text documents, spreadsheets, drawings, presentations and more.

About the Fellowship

OpenDocument Fellowship is a volunteer organisation with members around the world. Our goal is to promote the use and development of the OpenDocument format. Read more

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White paper: OASIS/ISO OpenDocument Format: Using open standards to promote competition and close the digital divide explains why governments should support OpenDocument and proposes that government agencies should publish public documents in ODF and accept documents stored in ODF.

OpenDocument icon: a proposal for an icon that identifies OpenDocument files, similar to the icon for PDF files.