This demo illustrates some of the formulas available for WordTemplate in OfficeWriter 4.1 and above.
While Microsoft Word provides a limited number of formulas, they are restrictive. Specifically, Word formulas must be contained in a table, and must take either ABOVE, LEFT, or a list of values.
With OfficeWriter 4.1 and above, WordTemplate provides a selection of formulas that enhance Word's built-in formulas. A WordTemplate formula is specified as a mergefield and has a special syntax:«=SUM(datasource.fieldname)». A WordTemplate formula operates on a column of values in the data source and can be placed anywhere in a document. In OfficeWriter 4.1 and above, the following WordTemplate formulas are available: