I have a system which uses Open Office and does not have any active Microsoft Office components. It appears that Oprn Office is not supported or allowed. Is there any real reason it is a propblem? or only a corp decision?
It's not as simple as SW just duping its data into a random spreadsheet. To use Excel DT, SW needs to access the Excel API and send specific commands.
I suppose it is possible for SW to one day make DTs compatible with Open Office. Until then, Excel is available at about 3% of the cost of SW, hard not to justify. Belly up to Mother MicroSoft's bar and buy a round of Excel in a dirty glass.
It's possible: http://www.spn-technologies.fi/spn-configurationdesigner_en.htm
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