Gnumeric is a tool to calculate in the style of Excel spreadsheet.
This application handles mostly the same functions of any calculus spreadsheet. It standouts by the possibility of exporting and importing data in several formats, which makes of Gnumerica tool compatible to renamed programs as : Excel, StarOffice, SC, PlanPerfect, DIF, Lotus 1-2-3, among many others.
Gnumeric has the capacity of importing and exporting text formats, as HTML tables. This numeric tool is a free new alternative in cases which it is not possible to acquire calculus spreadsheets as Excel. Its level of functionality and stability makes it an integral program.
The interface used in Gnumeric is very common and as a positive consequence, it makes it visually more classic and simple to use concerning its handling; maybe the colors are the only thing different from the famous Excel, since its functions are identical except for esthetic and design features.
File, edit, see, insert, format, tools, data. Tables, graphics, numbers and ciphers compose this classic calculus spreadsheet and turn Gnumeric into a current calculus spreadsheet, with the only difference about its options to adapt to recognized formats.