November 2008 Community Technology Preview

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Released: Nov 26, 2008
Updated: Apr 6, 2009 by anand_e
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Release Notes

The OpenXML Document Viewer team is pleased to announce the release of the first version of the Open XML to HTML project. The OpenXML Document Viewer project provides plug-ins and tools to view MS Word 2007 documents on platforms where Word 2007 is not available. This is achieved by using the OpenXMLViewer browser plug-in or the command line interface to convert the Word document (.docx) into HTML.

The project has been released as an open source project under the MS-PL license

The focus of this release is around providing a reusable OpenXML to HTML engine that can be leveraged to build more complex solutions.

The installation guidelines for the plug-in is available here.

The project roadmap can be found here

The detailed release notes are available in the Downloads & Files section above.

We are thrilled about making this initial version available to you and look forward to your comments.

Following are the high-level features we have implemented in this release:
  • Core transformation framework
  • Browser plug-ins for Firefox 3.0.x on Windows and Linux
  • Word Document features including translation of
    • font types
    • images
    • text styles
    • diagrams
    • tables
    • hyperlinks

Please give the OpenXML Viewer a try, share you feedback with us, join the project discussion!

- The OpenXML Viewer Team

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