If "free" is music to your ears, Lotus Symphony is playing yoursong! This open source productivity suite lets you createdocuments, spreadsheets, and presentations just like MicrosoftOffice. And this book shows you how to use the templates, build Webpages and exciting presentations, make Symphony play in tune withOffice, and much more. IBM Lotus Symphony For Dummies comeswith a Bonus CD which includes The IBM Lotus Symphony software! You’ll find out how you can get started immediately byutilizing Lotus Documents, Lotus Spreadsheets, and LotusPresentations. You’ll discover how to create, edit, save andshare files using Lotus Documents, the word processing application.You’ll find out how you can format styles and design complexdocuments. And, you’ll learn how to make and formatspreadsheets for calculating, analyzing, and managing key businessand organizational data with Lotus Spreadsheets. You’ll knowhow to craft a brilliant presentation with Lotus Presentations,which allows you to add charts, drawing objects, text, multimedia,and a variety of other items in presentation pages and spice uppresentations with animations, page transitions, multimediaobjects, and effects. You will learn how to:Make the switch to Lotus SymphonyGet to know the Lotus Symphony user interfaceUse Lotus Documents as a word processorOrganize information with Lotus SpreadsheetsCreate eye-catching presentations with Lotus PresentationsDesign documents for the WebComplete with lists of ten reasons why you should use LotusSymphony and ten places to seek support, IBM Lotus Symphony ForDummies is your one-stop guide to word processing, spreadsheetmaking, and presentation crafting.Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.