Download Free AbiWord 2.9.1 Beta Version

| July 11, 2011

A new developmental version of AbiWord has been announced recently by AbiSource for a testing purpose. AbiWord 2.9.1 beta version  is an unstable version of AbiWord as it is the trial version for testing purpose, or  one kind of a foretaste for AbiWord’s stable version AbiWord 3.0, which is expected to be made public soon quite a similar to AbiWord 2.9.1 but a stable version. You can download AbiWord 2.9.1 beta version right from here.

Features of AbiWord 2.9.1

AbiWord 2.9.1 comes up with many new prominent features in it and are as follows:

  • Complete Unicode support in Windows escorted by better localization
  • Experimental EPUB plug in, thus AbiWord 2.9.1 allows users to make eBooks from existing documents quite fast and simple.
  • Support for Paragraph borders
  • Support for Shading
  • Collaboration plug in suitable with the free telepathy collaboration service letting a several number of users to work on documents concurrently on AbiWord.
  • There are some hidden changes in AbiWord 2.9.1 including complete support for 64-bit Windows while a genuine 64-bit installer is not going to be offered pending a future release.
  • RDF support to OpenOffice (.obt) and AbiWord (.abw) files
  • Offered as a freeware download for the systems operating Linux, Windows 2000 or next

AbiWord 2.9.1 release shows AbiSource to be in the race of development on the Mac OS X build of AbiWord which was caught up with the disclosure of version 2.45. Even though the AbiWord 2.9.1 for Mac is yet not officially available at present, AbiSource has given a screenshot of the new version in act on AbiSource website.


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