ReadmeONLYOFFICE Docs is an open-source office suite that comprises web-based viewers and collaborative editors for text documents, spreadsheets, and presentations providing high compatibility with OOXML files (.docx, .xlsx, .pptx). Other popular formats such as .doc, .odt, .rtf, .txt, .pdf, .xls, .ods, .csv, .ppt, .odp, etc. are also supported.
You are able to edit complex docs using multiple styling and formatting tools, e.g. shapes, charts, Text Art, drop caps, footnotes, bookmarks, mirror and gutter margins, and more. The pre-installed plugin set as well as the possibility to add your own plugins allows you to implement extra functionality.
Besides, you can create and co-edit fillable document forms, let other users fill them in, and save forms as PDF files.
With multiple collaborative features you can work on the same document together with your teammates: use real-time and paragraph-locking co-editing modes, track changes, comments and mentions, built-in chat, version history.
This version of ONLYOFFICE Docs is a free community edition distributed under GNU AGPL v3.0. As long as you respect the license, you can use the editors for free.
Note that ONLYOFFICE Docs doesn't contain any document management system.
ONLYOFFICE Docs can be:
integrated with various cloud storage platforms like Confluence, Alfresco, WordPress, Nextcloud, Jira, Strapi, Redmine, ownCloud, Seafile, SharePoint, HumHub, Plone, etc. You can upgrade to ONLYOFFICE Docs Enterprise Edition in case you need a scalable solution with professional support.
integrated into the solution you're building yourself. You can upgrade to ONLYOFFICE Docs Developer Edition if you’re planning to deliver your solution to the end users under your corporate brand.
used as a part of ONLYOFFICE Workspace, a complete bundle of office apps for efficient team management and collaboration (upgrading to the scalable enterprise version is also possible).
Briefly visit the instance via SSH
ssh firstname.lastname@example.org to finalize the configuration.
To integrate ONLYOFFICE Docs with one of the platforms like Alfresco, Confluence, Nextcloud, ownCloud, SharePoint, Liferay, etc. you can use integration connectors for these solutions as it is described here: https://api.onlyoffice.com/editors/plugins. Use the public IP address or public DNS to specify the Document Server address in your web application settings, e.g.
To integrate ONLYOFFICE Docs with your own web application, refer to the API Documentation.
For additional information on configuring, operating, and updating ONLYOFFICE Docs, please refer to the official Help Center.