Software Details

StarOffice 8

Platform: Windows
Category: Applications > Office

StarOffice is Sun Microsystems' proprietary office suite software package.


StarOffice 8 is a full-featured office productivity suite with powerful standalone applications that can also open, edit, and save Microsoft Office documents. Whether you are writing a letter, performing complex calculations, creating a presentation, or creating a drawing, you'll find that StarOffice 8 meets your needs.

This StarOffice 8 Getting Started Guide helps you to install and to use the StarOffice productivity suite. StarOffice 8 includes the following applications:

  • Writer: a text editor for writing letters and for creating web pages

  • Calc: a spreadsheet application for calculations and charts

  • Impress: a presentation application for colorful slides

  • Draw: an image editing application for your line art

  • Base: a database front end that keeps your records straight

  • Math: tool for designing and inserting graphical formulas into your documents

Minimum Requirements
Computer/Processor Personal computer with a Pentium compatible Processor (Pentium III or Athlon recommended)
Memory 128 MB of RAM (256 MB recommended)
Hard Disk 320 MB available hard disk space
Operating System Windows 98, ME, 2000 (Service Pack 2 or higher) or XP
Available to:
  • Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
Installed in the following computing labs:
License Information: Software can be installed on any computer. For NJIT use only.
Download Filesize(s):
  • Download #1: 144,000 KB

Last Updated: June 29, 2017