Microsoft Office Word Add-in For MediaWiki

Microsoft, working alongside the Open Education Resource (OER) Foundation at Otago Polytechnic and the Ministry of Education, has produced a new, open source extension for Microsoft Word that allows documents to be saved in a Wiki-friendly format called MediaWiki, as used by the popular online encyclopedia, Wikipedia.The new extension will help educators collaborate to build […]

Microsoft, working alongside the Open Education Resource (OER) Foundation at Otago Polytechnic and the Ministry of Education, has produced a new, open source extension for Microsoft Word that allows documents to be saved in a Wiki-friendly format called MediaWiki, as used by the popular online encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

The new extension will help educators collaborate to build new open educational resources.

Microsft has funded an open source filter allowing users to "Save-as" from word in MediaWiki format to allow easy importing of existing word document content into MediaWiki.

Allows you to save your Microsoft Office Word 2007 and 2010 documents straight into MediaWiki. Save documents from Microsoft Office Word straight into MediaWiki.

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