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Download AbiWord 2.7.3 Beta

AbiWord 2.7.3 Beta

By AbiSource Community  (Open Source)
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AbiWord is a free word processing program similar to Microsoft® Word. It is suitable for a wide variety of word processing tasks.

Multi Platform

Enjoy your favorite Word Processor on the operating system you like to use - be it Windows, Linux, QNX, FreeBSD or Solaris.


AbiWord is able to read and write all industry standard document types, such as OpenOffice.org documents, Microsoft Word documents, WordPerfect documents, Rich Text Format documents, HTML web pages and many more.

Advanced Document Layout

Give your document that professional, scientific or fun-to-read look using AbiWord's advanced document layout options. Use tables, bullets, lists, images, footnotes, endnotes and styles to enhance the way your document looks.


AbiWord comes in many different languages. AbiWord is available in most common and many not-so-common languages. Dictionaries exist for over 30 languages.

Title: AbiWord 2.7.3 Beta
Filename: abiword-setup-2.7.3.exe
File size: 7.58MB (7,948,274 bytes)
Requirements: Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / Windows 7 / XP 64-bit / Vista 64-bit / Windows 7 64-bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64-bit / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64-bit
Languages: Multiple languages
License: Open Source
Date added: June 8, 2009
Author: AbiSource Community
MD5 Checksum: 690AA76B0DD9E7F025DD38CD33D3C00D


* Bug 12108: AbiWord crashes when inserting zero-length spans (sum1)
* Fix an intermittent crash on exit with documents that contain many equations (Martin Sevior)
* Improve support for multiple carets in collaboration sessions (Martin Sevior, Marc Maurer)
* Prevent font changes when printing (Martin Sevior)
* Repair documents that contain invalid headers and footers (Martin Sevior)



* Bug 12102: Criticals and warnings after closing print preview (Hubert Figuiere)
* Fix the background color selector in the font dialog (Dominic Lachowicz)
* Increase the row limit to 2000 in the table dialog (Martin Sevior)
* Make the image dialog use less screen space (Hubert Figuiere)


* Bug 11396: Fix the input method (Hubert Figuiere)
* Bug 11442: Use simplified toolbars and menus for the Maemo build (Hubert Figuiere)
* Add a file-type selector to the save dialog (Hubert Figuiere)
* Add indent and unindent buttons to the toolbar (Hubert Figuiere)
* Adjust the preferences dialog to fit the small screen (Hubert Figuiere)
* Fix the table dialog (Hubert Figuiere)
* Make AbiWord exit when the last document frame is closed (Hubert Figuiere)
* Make the image dialog use less screen space (Hubert Figuiere)


* Update the Slovenian (sl-SI) translation (Martin Srebotnjak)


* Add a number of files to the source distribution (Fridrich Strba, Marc Maurer, Hubert Figuiere)
* Fix a bunch of compiler warnings (Marc Maurer)
* Fix compiler warnings that occurred when building the Maemo port (Hubert Figuiere)
* Fix some format string warnings (Hubert Figuiere)
* Fix the MinGW build (Fridrich Strba)
* Improve the build system to handle Maemo builds better (Hubert Figuiere)
* Maintain and release 2.7.3 (Marc Maurer)
* Use libtool to handle static and dynamic build options instead of using custom code (Hubert Figuiere)

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