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After update to LibreOffice 3.5, I can no longer create/edit equations with Math.

If I insert an equation or try to edit an old one, I will not get the windows split at the bottom of the screen where I can write the text.

What can I do to troubleshoot this? Is it a known issue (I haven't found any info on it, anyway)?

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I have found the following solution:

Please try this:

  • close LibreOffice

  • rename ~/.libreoffice and ~/.openoffice.org if you find them

  • rename ~/.config/libreoffice

  • restart LibreOffice : it should create a new clean profile without any old data from OOo and previous version of LO

  • try LO-Math again

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Trying that... It solved the issue... .The only minor annoyance is that I have to reconfigure toolbars and some plugins, I think. But thanks a lot anyway. –  luri Feb 28 '12 at 23:38
    
Yes, of course, because LO recreates all new default configuration files :) –  Vincenzo Feb 28 '12 at 23:51

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