LibreOffice is a free and open-source cross-platform productivity suite. It includes a word processor (Writer), spreadsheet creator (Calc), presentation editor (Impress), database manager (Base), diagramming and charting tool (Draw), and equation editor (Math).

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Cannot install libreoffice on ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to install openoffice but some unmet dependencies don't let me: ➜ ~ sudo apt-get install libreoffice ... libreoffice : Depends: libreoffice-base but it is not ...
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Drawings not displayed in LibreOffice Writer

I have drawn some data-flow diagrams and ER diagrams using SmartDraw 2010 and then inserted into Microsoft Office Word 2007 for my project. When I tried to open that document in Ubuntu 14.04 using ...
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Unwanted data is present when i copy in word [on hold]

I have this url (http://www.funstationpa.com) in LibreOffice writer note. When i copy and past tweet to my twitter [p { margin-bottom: 0.25cm; direction: ltr; font-size: 11pt; line-height: 120%; ...
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LibreOffice Calc: Wrapping text while not expanding the cell's height in just 1 row

I have a large document in Libre Calc. All the rows and columns have "wrap text" option selected and all the cells' height is automatically adjusted to the text... BUT I found one row which, even ...
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LibreOffice Calc: two documents with same font and size with different results

I created two documents (meant to be front and back of a brochure) with LibreOffice Calc. I used the same font and size (Droid Sans size 10) for both and they came out of the printer in very different ...
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Are .fon kind of fonts supported in ubuntu?

I had a problem with libre office (overlapping text with images) as mentioned in my previous question . So I copied Fonts from windows and placed it in /usr/share/fonts . Some fonts from windows are ...
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ibus doesn't work in libreoffice, pluma etc in Ubuntu Mate 16.04

I have iBus with Sanskrit (IAST) and Bengali layouts. Besides that I have English and Russian keyboard layouts. iBus works in other applications (Firefox, Thunderbird), but doesn't work at all in ...
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Libreoffice Error getting data from webpages - 403 forbidden Error

I need to get data from a website into Libreoffice file. When I enter URL of External Data source, it throws following error. "Error reading data from the Internet. Server error message: 403 ...
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IF function returning TRUE/FALSE instead of referenced cell values

I am on LibreOffice Calc 5 (Ubuntu 16.04). When I enter "=IF(AA2<=4, X2, 0)", what I expect is that it should return the value in cell 'X2' or '0'. But instead it is returning only TRUE/FALSE. Does ...
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How to adjust zoom scale in LibreOffice?

When I go into LibreOffice writer and hold up a page to a screen, it is not the same size. If I change the zoom to 117% they are the same size. How do I scale the page size (and not the rest of the ...
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Will snap packages get differential (delta) updates?

I downloaded and installed LibreOffice 5.2.0 beta2 as described in LibreOffice 5.2.0 beta2 as a snap package. It weighed in at 1015 MiB. There will certainly be more updates before the RC is out. My ...
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Does the LibreOffice 5.2 snap use my existing profile?

I came across LibreOffice 5.2.0 beta2 as a snap package. If I install it, will it use my existing profile in ~/.config/libreoffice/4/user?
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LibreOffice 5.1 black text issue within dialogs

Thanks for taking the time to help me out. I can't for the life of my find a solution to this problem myself. After recently installing Ubuntu 16.04 from scratch, I noticed that the bundled ...
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How to activate scroll bar in LibreOffice Writer on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04?

I have noticed that on the Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 with GNOME 3.20 version of LibreOffice Writer that there is no scroll bar at the side no matter how long a document is, this can get rather annoying. Is ...
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How to get LibreOffice Writer to use “English (UK)” spell check?

I am running Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 with GNOME 3.20, I installed all that was necessary according to the gnome-control-center for the English (UK) language pack, but yet still if I go into the LibreOffice ...
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Libreoffice has black UI

Lubuntu 15.10, all Libreoffice applications (well, I've tried Write, Calc and Impress) have a black UI: I've tried updating, but it didn't help. I've tried searching through LO settings, but besides ...
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“Due to an unexpected error, LibreOffice crashed” for LibreOffice Writer on 16.04 LTS

I am using the default 16.04 LTS install of LibreOffice Writer 5 (v5.1.3.2). I can open and close LibreOffice Writer (blank document) without any issues. I can also open an close an existing .doc file ...
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General Input Output Error while using Google Drive

I just upgraded to LibrOffice 5.1.3. I want to save my files to Google Drive and when I added my Google Drive account it didn't gave any error whatsoever. I entered my email ID in username and my ...
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How do I double click an .rtf file in file manager to open it with libreoffice?

Running Ubuntu 16.04, unity Using Files 3.14.3 (the default file manager). Have libreoffice installed. I have a variety of .rtf files which libreoffice reads perfectly. However, despite making ...
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Why is LibreOffice so slow when used in Ubuntu 16.04?

The Problem I'm using LibreOffice 5.0.6.3 in Ubuntu 16.04, and the program is considerably slower than in e.g. Windows 8.1 and Debian 8. This shows up in particular when I change the zoom level in ...
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LibreOffice icon tips shows incomplete text/info

I have LibreOffice 5, and since I installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, LibreOffice's icons tips show it's text/info incomplete. I can't find a way to fix it. I've tried: Tools > Options > Libre Office > View ...
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Where are libertine documents stored?

I have been editing documents downloaded from Dropbox in LibreOffice on my M10 tablet, but I can't find the documents in the user space on /phablet/Documents/ etc. Same thing with files downloaded ...
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Cannot Access Base Files with LibreOffice 5.1.3

I'm new to Ubuntu, just around two months. I have a problem with LibreOffice version 5.1.3 (Base): I cannot access my Base files (.odb). General error. General error input / output. Can somebody ...
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How to configure LibreOffice in Legacy Apps on Ubuntu Touch

I was using an out of date guide which has obviously been superseded by updates to the Ubuntu Touch channels. It is seems Libertine containers can be created directly from the Libertine application ...
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How to convert .ods to latex?

When I use calc2latex I receive the error message "BASIC Runtime Error: Object Variable not set" Using Ubuntu 16.04
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Libreoffice - Mismatch spacing cross-platform!

I have been using LibreOffice for quite sometimes now in win10. Recently I installed Ubuntu-Mate 16.04 and even updated to the latest version of LO 5.1.3.2. But when I opened a document there, the ...
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How to convert .odt to latex?

What is the best software to convert .odt to latex? Using Ubuntu 16.04
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LibreOffice: Document name in title bar?

Is it possible to place the title of the working document in the title bar of LibreOffice Writer like in MS Office? Would certainly make switching between similar-looking documents easier.
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Decorative, graphical horizontal separators in Libreoffice Writer v5

Using LibreOffice Writer 5.0.3.2, I'd like to create a decorative, graphical horizontal separator between sections of text. A nearly duplicate question in the TeX StackExchange gives this example: ....
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Computer freezes during using LibreOffice

After latest Ubuntu 12.04 update when I using LibreOffice after some time my screen freezes and I have to reboot. I think something is wrong with video drivers. I uninstall and install new video ...
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Problem with Ubuntu 12.04 boots after video drivers update

After today's updates, my computer crashes (freezes) when I am using LibreOffice - I think something is wrong with the graphics. I have to constantly reboot my computer. I decided to update graphic ...
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Delete image from footer in LibreOffice Writer

On some pages I have an image in the footer. I don't know how it got there and how to delete it. If I try to delete the footer my text goes all the way to the very bottom of the page. I want to have ...
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Is it possible to embedded skypeid in a word file?

I'm using Libre office. I'm creating a CV/Resume. For this, I'm including my skype id. So this is my doubt, can I embed skype application link like in a website.That means, if I click on the ID the ...
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Customise Character Map for IPA notation

I use Character Map regularly alongside LibreOffice writer to write IPA (international phonetic alphabet) notation. All the (30ish) characters I need are in the 'Latin' script list, but there are many ...
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Can't open ODT large file in 16.04 after upgrade from 15.10

I have a large ODT file (37.3 MB) file which I can no longer open after upgrading from Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. I am also unable to open a .doc copy of the file of 54.7 MB. Screen goes grey, and when ...
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Strange problem with libreoffice impress hanging on 16.04

After a clean install of 16.04, I have a strange problem with Libreoffice impress. When working on a presentation, even without any media in it, it will freeze for minutes on end taking 100% CPU (...
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How to install the richdocuments plugin on Owncloud?

I'm trying to install this plugin: https://github.com/owncloud/richdocuments on Owncloud 9 on Ubuntu server 16.04 64bit. Can someone tell me how to install this app?' The main area of confusion for ...
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Libreoffice on 16.04 - memory settings to prevent freezes?

Libreoffice 5.1.2.2 (Build 1:5.1.2-0ubuntu1) on Ubuntu 16.04 is freezing for me a lot - just hangs, window shades until maybe 10 minutes later it unfreezes. This happens with Impress, Writer and Calc, ...
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Is There A VCS-Like System on Libreoffice Documents

I am currently writing my graduation thesis on Libreoffice. I was wondering about if there is a version control system on Libreoffice Writer documents as online platform or offline feature where I can:...
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How to send faxes directly from within LibreOffice?

Up to version 4.3, one could use the spadmin tool to setup a fax driver – which worked perfectly for me in OpenOffice and later LibreOffice. Having updated to version 5.x, that fax driver stopped ...
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Remove Dependencies - I don't want to install them

PC Specs OS : Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64 Bit After reinstalling ubuntu back on my laptop, I installed google-chrome-beta,virtualbox and opera-developer, I decided to remove LibreOffice and `firefox. I ...
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Times New Roman font missing in LibreOffice Writer

There is no Times New Roman Font present in LibreOffice Writer. I looked upon the question Installing Times New Roman font. But I have the fonts installed on my system already, but is it not showing ...
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Unity search doesn't find all files (16.04 LTS)

Why does Dash fail in finding files sometimes? I'm getting annoyed by this. First it was freshly installed apps, now it literally does not allocate the file next to the one it finds. If you look at ...
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Adding video clip in Libre Impress on Ubuntu 16.04

When I add MP4 video clip in Libre Impress on Ubuntu 16.04, save and close the file, next time when opened the same file the video clip disappeared? Any solutions?
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libobasis5.1-core is missing with apt-get

When I install language pack, libobasis5.1-core is missing: sudo apt-get install libobasis5.1-core ... tells that libobasis5.1-core exists in list, but not in ubuntu bases. Where I can find ...
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How to speed up libreoffice? Libre office can't handle big files [closed]

When I add many pictures, LibreOffice slows down and becomes unusable. Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (8GB RAM i7 4500)
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Spanish Dead Keys doesn´t work properly on Ubuntu 16.04 when ibus is not selected

I made a clean install of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my laptop, an asus UX305FA. Libreoffice spanish dead keys worked fine. Then, i installed winehq and playonlinux, and then installed MS Office 2010. By ...
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How to copy Wikipedia formulas to Libreoffice Math?

We can get into Wikipedia formula's code, but how do we read it on libreoffice Math?
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Language Translate function for LibreOffice Calc to apply to a cell

Is there a function on LibreOffice Calc that translates from an specific language to another?
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LibreOffice Calc - Points on XY graph (multiple Y values for one X!) [closed]

How can I create such a graph in libreoffice calc? I tried to do it but my efforts are fruitless. If I have this table for example +-----+-----+ | 12 | 109 | +-----+-----+ | 12 | 5 | +-----+---...