Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
change the settings for Microsoft Office OLE objects, use Tools
> Options >
Microsoft Office (Figure 3).
all of these options checked allows embedded objects to be converted
and thus be editable in both office suites.
other OLE objects, it will depend on the machine where the file is
being edited just as it does with Microsoft Office alone. Thus
Windows application based OLE objects will not be editable in
OpenOffice.org on a Linux machine, although the object will still be
displayed correctly and can be resized.