Running OpenOffice from the Command Line

If you are looking to run OpenOffice or OpenOffice Portable on the background to run transformation Service for Alfresco (After configuring Alfresco to run as a Windows Service) follow these simple instructions:

  1. Create a text File on your Hard Disk and name it (start_oo.bat)
  2. Edit this file and add the following command (soffice “-accept=socket,host=localhost,port=8100;urp;StarOffice.ServiceManager” -nologo -headless -nofirststartwizard)
  3. Add to the Path in the Environmental variables the path where the soffice.exe is exist

Run the batch file then run the Alfresco Service, and now the transformation service is back to business