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Red Hat Linux 8.0 Professional
1.  Red Hat Linux 8.0 Professional by Red Hat
The list author says:
  "Redhat is probably best for wooing reluctant Windows users since it's got a great interface. It also includes OpenOffice.org"
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OpenOffice.Org 1.0 Resource Kit
2.  OpenOffice.Org 1.0 Resource Kit by Solveig Haugland
The list author says:
  "One of the best things you can buy, period. OpenOffice CD AND really, really good instructions. Good for showing reluctant people how easy it is. Handles all MS Office files."
Used & New from: £0.17
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Using Samba
3.  Using Samba by Jay Ts
The list author says:
  "You can leave the workstations on Windows, and just administrate them on Linux with Samba instead of that incredibly expensive Windows server. Samba has more power and is more secure."
Used & New from: £0.01
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Windows 2000 Server 5 Client
4.  Windows 2000 Server 5 Client by Microsoft Software
The list author says:
  "Then kiss this overpriced overlicensed software goodbye. Keep in mind that without the huge overhead of Windows, you can buy much less expensive hardware and Linux runs faster on the same hardware."
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Windows XP Home Edition
5.  Windows XP Home Edition by Microsoft Software
The list author says:
  "No more Microsoft Windows. JLinux is easier to administrate too, once you get used to it.  Easy backups."
£99.99   Used & New from: £95.00
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Office XP Professional
6.  Office XP Professional by Microsoft Software
The list author says:
  "And with Openoffice you don't need MS Office anymore. OpenOffice handles conversion and creating new MS Office files pretty well."
£79.99   Used & New from: £9.99
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