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Easter Eggs in OpenOffice & Firefox 3

Category: Fun,Opensource,Tips and Tricks — kamaruddin @ 11:11 am

1. Space Invaders in Calc

Enter “=GAME(“StarWars”)” in any cell and press Enter

StarWars in Openoffice Calc? Space Invaders in Calc… Yay!

The 2nd time you enter the formula, Calc will complain “Oh no, not again!”

2. Meet Calc Developer Team

Enter “=STARCALCTEAM()” in any cell and press Enter

Geeks behind Calc

3. Meet Writer Developer Team

Enter “StarWriterTeam” (case sensitive) and press F3.

Openoffice Writer Dev Team

4. Gort! Klaatu barada nikto! in Firefox 3

Enter “about:robots” as URL in Firefox 3 and let the robots greet us. Just in case, if you’re wondering what Klaatu barada nikto! is.

Welcome Humans! Greeting from the robots!

5. Getting in too deep will void you warranty in Firefox 3

Enter “about:config” and you’ll be warned that it might void your warranty :)


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