Eval testers said they relied on PowerPoint less than Word or Excel when using the Microsoft Office suite, but many of them do produce complex presentations with embedded Word and Excel objects. As we saw in tests with OpenOffice.org 1.1.1, ThinkFree Show ran into issues with slides that made heavy use of embedded objects. Large files with graphics, for example, would not open in some instances. Also, a spreadsheet selection copied from Excel 2000 pasted over as plain text in ThinkFree Show.Next Page: ThinkFree Calc
However, users said building simple presentations from scratch was easy using the friendly, familiar Show interface.