Apache OpenOffice Base is a multifunctional application whose main task is database management. Through this utility, you can create and control information databases of single products that are in private use, or generate monthly commercial reports on sales departments.
OpenOffice Base allows you to create databases using different forms, reports and tables, or use prepared templates. You can download OpenOffice Base for home use absolutely for free.
The version of Open Office Base 3.0 and older supports the format of one of the most popular MS Access databases. OpenOffice Base is a cross-platform application, so it can be downloaded for free and installed on computers running on Windows 8, 8 64-bit, 7, 7 64-bit, Vista, Vista 64-bit, XP, XP 64-bit operating systems.
If you want to download and install only Openoffice Base, select Custom setup type. Then uncheck the modules that you don't need and select Base as shown in the picture below.
The utility cannot be downloaded separately, to use it, initially you need to download the current version of the OpenOffice package product, you can do it absolutely for free, and then when installing, note the specifically required Open Office application, the utility cannot be downloaded separately, to use it initially you need to download the latest version of the OpenOffice package product, you can do it absolutely for free, and then when installing note the specifically required Open Office Base application.
OpenOffice Base Functions
If you decide to download and install OpenOffice Base on your computer device, you should first get acquainted with the functionality of the application:
- OpenOffice Base is combined with HSQLDB, MS Access, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle databases;
- in the Open Office Base, you can work with directories of addresses and phone numbers, as well as edit text documents;
- it is possible to edit reports, forms and database tables;
- Open Office Base is compatible with other applications of the OpenOffice software package, for example, the report wizard can display the desired report in the OpenOffice Writer editor, where it can be edited manually.
The popularity of this software product has brought its compatibility with HSQL, but the OpenOffice Base application is not without drawbacks, it cannot be used by several users at the same time. For those who plan to work alone with small databases, Open Office Base is the best option, in addition, you can download the current version of the utility absolutely for free.
Appearance of OpenOffice Base
After launching OpenOffice Base, a wizard appears in front of the user to open ready-made and create new databases. In the upper part of the window there will be a main menu with the tabs File, Folder, View, Insert, Service, Window, Help, below there is a toolbar with buttons for the most used functions. You can switch from record to record using the buttons that are located at the bottom left, there is also information about the number and activity of records in an open object.
Download OpenOffice Base
To take advantage of all the advantages of the database editor, you need to download OpenOffice Base for free and install it on your computer device. This is a very simple and convenient utility that will allow you to create information databases with various forms and reports.