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Brit Sci-Fi author Alastair Reynolds says MS Word 'drives me to distraction'

Alan Brown Silver badge

" I have tested with DOC and DOCX and Libre Office is several times slower doing pretty much anything - especially loading and saving."

Something to dowith having to import it into Open Document format and then reexport back to Doc, I imagine.

Try comparing Opendoc opening/closing.

DOC/DOCX is not a standard, it's a set of proprietary moving targets.

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