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SoftMaker Office HD

Comparison with other office suites

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TextMaker HD

  SoftMaker Office HD Documents To Go Premium Google Docs for Android WPS Office OfficeSuite 8 Pro + PDF Premium Polaris Office Premium Microsoft Office 365 for Tablet
Program name and version TextMaker HD Word To Go 4.002 Google Docs 1.3.492.11.32 WPS Office 6.5 OfficeSuite Pro 8.1.2568 Polaris Office Premium 6.08 Microsoft Word for Tablet 16.0.3601.1020
Price Buy for € 7.98 Buy for € 12.05 Free Free, but in-app purchases from € 0.74 to € 13.75 per item Buy for € 16.05 In-app purchases from € 2.17 to € 36.26 per item Rent for € 2.89 every month or € 29.01 every year Rent starting at € 7 every month
Manufacturer SoftMaker Dataviz Google Kingsoft Mobile Systems Infraware Microsoft
Storage requirements (Android 4.4.2) 33 MB 19 MB 43 MB 27 MB 51 MB 90 MB 331 MB
Related desktop version SoftMaker Office for Windows and Linux WPS Office for Windows and Linux Microsoft Office 365 for Windows and Mac

Files and compatibility

Read | write Microsoft Word .doc files | | | | | | |
Read | write Microsoft Word .docx files | | | | | | |
Read and write password-protected .doc and .docx files (password-protected files cannot be edited) (password-protected .doc files cannot be opened, .docx files cannot be edited)
Activate/deactivate password protection for documents
Maintains the original style and layout of your Word documents
Displays the original formatting and content of your Word documents
Save a file in another format (e.g. a .docx file as .doc)
Open and save HTML files
Other supported file formats RTF, OpenDocument Text (ODT), OpenOffice, TextMaker (all versions), Pocket Word, plain-text files Plain-text files RTF, plain-text files, ODT (only import) (cannot save even to .doc format)
Lets you open multiple documents at the same time in document tabs
Export documents to PDF format from within the program
Customizable PDF export settings (such as password protection, font embedding, tags ...) (47 settings) (only 5 settings)
Print documents using the Android print system (for printing, you must upload your documents to a Microsoft server)
Mail merge
Address database
Envelope wizard
Direct access from the program to files in Google Drive | Dropbox | Evernote | OneDrive ||| ||| ||| ||| ||| ||| |||
Display | edit document properties (author, subject, keywords ...) | | | | | | |
Use any TrueType, OpenType and PostScript font in your documents (just copy the font files to your tablet) (only through the cloud)

Editing and formatting documents

Bullets and numbered lists
Hyperlinks
Insert fields (date, page number, author ...) (only date/time and page number)
Drop caps
Automatic calculations in text and tables
Insert tables | Merge and split cells | | | | | | |
Table formatting: Borders | Grid | Color fills | Shading | AutoFormat |||| |||| |||| |||| |||| |||| ||||
True master pages | Edit headers and footers | Insert new headers and footers || || || || || || ||
Insert breaks: page | line | column | section | chapter |||| |||| |||| (page breaks not always available) |||| |||| (line, column and section breaks not always available) |||| ||||
Bookmarks: Insert | Go to | | | | | | |
Insert symbols from a character table
SmartText ("asap" appears as "as soon as possible" etc.)
Ruler for setting tabs and margins: horizontal | vertical | | | | | | |
Statistics: Count words, characters, paragraphs, lines, tables, pictures ... (16 statistics) (4 statistics) (3 statistics) (5 statistics) (3 statistics)
Paragraph styles: Apply | Edit | | | | | | |
Character styles: Apply | Edit | | | | | | |
Stylesheet manager for managing and copying styles between documents

Language tools

Check the spelling as you type (in-app purchase for € 7.53)
Spelling dictionaries for many languages included (dictionaries must be purchased separately)
Built-in synonyms dictionary (thesaurus for 10 languages)
Automatic hyphenation (hyphenation in 33 languages)

Images, charts and drawings

Insert images from the gallery | from files | (14 image formats) | | (function not always available) | | | |
Comprehensive image editing: cropping, brightness, contrast, saturation, transparency, shading, mirror effects ...
Insert charts (81 chart types in 2D and 3D) (20 chart types)
Comprehensive formatting choices for charts: scaling, titles, legends, colors, gradients, bevels, lighting sources ...
Insert drawings | AutoShapes | | | | | | |
Comprehensive formatting choices for drawings and shapes: colors, lines, patterns, transparency, gradients, shading...
Insert text boxes
Comprehensive formatting choices for text boxes: size, position, borders, fill, shading, lighting and mirror effects ...
Adjust text wrap around objects (only for images and AutoShapes) (only for images and AutoShapes) (only for images and AutoShapes)
TextArt module for type effects

Complex documents

Comments: Display them like in Word for Windows | Edit | Insert | Format ||| ||| ||| (insert not always available) ||| ||| ||| |||
Track changes: Display changes | Accept/reject changes | Insert new changes || || || || || || ||
Footnotes and endnotes: Edit | Format | Insert || || || (with display errors) || || || ||
Captions | Tables of figures | | | | | | |
Tables of contents | Indexes | Bibliographies || || || || || || ||
Cross references
Built-in outliner for structuring documents
Create forms (input fields, checkboxes, dropdown lists, calculations ...)
Form-fill mode
Sidebar for quick navigation in documents and text formatting

Various

Customizable toolbars
Seamless exchange of documents between mobile and desktop versions , 100% n/a n/a n/a n/a
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