LibreOffice is a free and open-source cross-platform productivity suite. It includes a word processor, spreadsheet creator, presentation editor, database manager, diagramming and charting tool, and equation editor.

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Upgrading Libreoffice 3.4.3 to 3.4.4

I have LibreOffice 3.4.3 (Build:302) installed on my Ubuntu 11.04 machine as shown below. I have learnt that a new version of LibreOffice 3.4.4 is released recently. Could some one tell me how can I ...
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Problems with installation on Xubuntu 11.10 LibreOffice

Good afternoon, I have a problem when installing Xubuntu LibreOffice in 11.10. I open the console and add the PPA and all goes well, the problem arises when I give the order to installation. san-san ...
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Can OpenOffice Calc read web services to populate fields?

I have created a web service that provides me with sales data from our corporate ERP system. We are going to use this to drive some "dashboards" showing this data graphically. For testing/ ...
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How do I use LibreOffice's 3d transitions in Impress?

How can I get the 3D transitions working on Impress? I got a presentation coming soon, and as a requirement of the course the professor want us to use transitions on our "Power Point" chapter, ...
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Is there a utility to transpose a .csv file?

I have some csv files with too many columns for LibreOffice Calc to open, but only a few rows. If I can transpose the csv file, it should be ok as Calc can deal with very many more rows than columns.
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English dictionary in Libreoffice [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install a LibreOffice Dictionary (Spelling Check, Thesaurus…) Currently, spell check doesn't work when 'English (UK)' is selected in Tools > Language. It ...
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How to install a LibreOffice Dictionary (Spelling Check, Thesaurus…)

What are the steps to install the Spelling Check and other language supports for LibreOffice. For example spanish, french, italian, etc..
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libdjvulibre21 failed installation/upgrade to version 11.10 of Ubuntu

While upgrading to Version 11.10 of Ubuntu, I noticed that the (aptitude) package libdjvulibre21 failed installation. After instllation, I was prompted that one package had failed installation, and ...
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Error in installing LanguageTool-1.5 on LibreOffice

I am getting the following error while installing the latest LanguageTool-1.5 on LibreOffice. I have already uninstalled the previous languagetool using the below command. Please help me to install ...
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How to install Google Docs extension in Libreoffice?

I want to install a Google Docs extension in Libreoffice such that I can import and export all my documents to and fro. I have tried these instructions but they don't seem to work properly. Is there ...
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Unable to print from LibreOffice [closed]

I recently upgraded to Oneiric and am having a strange printing problem. I can print just fine from Evince, Firefox, and presumably all programs that use the standard Gnome printing backend (as ...
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Problem printing in LibreOffice Writer but not in Adobe Acrobat Reader or Evolution

I recently upgraded to 11.10. I use an HP LaserJet P1102w printer. Since the upgrade, LibreOffice Writer does not print several letters. Adobe Viewer and Evolution do print perfectly, as before. ...
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Calc formulas show up in English, how can I use them in my native language?

I'm a brazilian user and after update to ubuntu 11.10, my LibreOffice (that here is called Broffice) is having some formulas in english and it has always being in portuguese. Like Sum always was Soma, ...
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How do I edit MediaWiki articles from LibreOffice Writer?

The LibreOffice extentions page says that the Wiki Publisher is included as a standard feature in 3.3. This was not true for me although I am running LibreOffice 3.3.4 OOO330m19 (Build:401) tag ...
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Can't open .xlsx file with LibreOffice

.xlsx files are not opening in LibreOffice 3.4.3 in Ubuntu 11.10. Could not open "ABC.xlsx" Archive type not supported.
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LanguageTool on LibreOffice installing error

When I'm trying to install LanguageTool for LibreOffice I get: "an error ocurred writing or reading from a file".
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libreoffice application does not use unity launcher [closed]

Please fine below the image. In this, you may observe that though libre writer is up, unity launcher does not have blue arrow. And clicking on it, does not bring back the application window. Any ...
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Why doesn't the libreoffice icon appear on my launcher when running?

When we run an application, its icon would appear on the launcher and so we can call it back after minimize it. Specially, a little triangle would kepp appearing near the icon, meaning this ...
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Auto convert odt to pdf

I am creating a few documents in Libre office and I have to always send them as .pdf. but each and every time I forget to export it as pdf , So is there any way to auto convert the .odt document into ...
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How do I remove an extension from LibreOffice 3?

I click the remove button, but nothing happens... Is there any way to remove an extension? I have 3 to get rid of.
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How do I create a state transition diagram?

I am drawing a state transition diagram using LibreOffice draw on Ubuntu 11.04. I am able to get almost everything that I needed except the final state. Typically we use two circles embedded in for ...
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Is libreoffice able to open all the word2007+mathtype documents totally correct?

Because I write many document with office word 2007 + mathtype. I'm not request for libreoffice can edit mathtype's equations, but I want to know libreoffice can open all the office word 2007 ...
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Impress text autoscaling broken?

Usually the textsize adapts to fit the slide, but on one slide it doesn't work. There aren't any spaces at the end and if I disable the bullets the text scales fine. Is this a bug or intended and is ...
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Use certain values for X and Y axis in Calc

I'd like to create a chart with the wavelength as X-values and the corresponding voltage as Y-Values. I tried in vain for quite some time, could you please help me? λ/nm 580 546 436 U/V 0,75 0,85 ...
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How can I convert an ODT file to a PDF?

Does anyone know how to convert an ODT file (LibreOffice) to PDF?
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error message when opening libreoffice 3.4

sometime back - a month I think - when trying to install Libreoffice 3.4 (not from Ubuntu repository), without uninstalling Libre office 3.3, I installed it, and it was successful too. But felt that ...
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How do I save all images from .xls file?

I've got a xls file with exactly 167 images that I must save and post on a website. The sheer number itself is painful, but what complicates things is that you can't directly save images from Calc - ...
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System hangs when opening a large OpenOffice file [closed]

The file size is of 50 MB (OpenOffice file). While opening the file the system hangs completely. Processor : Core 2 Duo RAM : 1 GB HDD : 250 GB OS : Ubuntu 10.10 Note: I have ...
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Are there any sort of format and style themes/templates in LibreOffice?

I am wondering if there's any kind of predefined or downloadable themes or templates for text formatting styles (Default, Heading 1/2/etc), predefined colors (palettes), bullet styles, etc., in ...
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LibreOffice Keeps crashing when I start it up? [closed]

Before the load bar is done it freezes my OS up.
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Cannot open .doc files

As far as I understand, LibreOffice Writer should be able to open .doc files. Mine is not working. It says "File type OLE2 compound document storage (application/x-ole-storage) is not supported". How ...
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How to upgrade LibreOffice to 3.4.2

How to upgrade LibreOffice from 3.3.2 to 3.4.2 Final (2011-08-01) on 10.10 I added the PPA sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa and tried to use update manager in system -> ...
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How to replace LibreOffice with OpenOffice?

To put it simply, I do not want LibreOffice. How can I remove LibreOffice and install OpenOffice. I have tried installing the .deb packages from the OpenOffice download but nothing visibly happens. ...
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How to add a scrollable table in LibreOffice Impress?

I want to copy/paste a table from LibreOffice Writer that is two pages long into LibreOffice Impress BUT I want it to be shown inside one slide. In this slide I will have the ability to scroll the ...
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Is the ppa of LibreOffice to be considered safe for the system?

I've got some info on the website of Webup8 for adding a ppa from Libreoffice to the system (11.04) in order to get the latest, more stable version, of LibreOffice. I've done that, and I'm pleased ...
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Automatically insert date into filename

Is there a simple way (maybe a script), to automatically insert the current date into the filename of a newly created document either in nautilus or in Libreoffice? A function like that would be ...
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Installing lo-menubar package for Libreoffice 3.4rc

I've had a problem installing the lo-menubar package (Unity integration for LibreOffice menubar). it seems that lo-menubar package has assumed 3.3.3 as default version of LibreOffice. But whenever I ...
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Application menu support for LibreOffice 3.4.1

I have installed LibreOffice 3.4.1. On the website it say that it has global menu support. This doesn't work. I have downloaded a newer version of the package lo-menubar which doesn't work either. ...
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LibreOffice export compatibility with .doc

I know I can open .doc files in LibreOffice, but can I save a new document as a .doc? You used to be able to do so in OpenOffice, but I can't find anything in LibreOffice to do that.
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Presentation Creation Tools

Other than LibreOffice/OpenOffice.org Impress what good presentation making tools are available for Ubuntu? I prefer a GUI tool which can export to PDF as I have to make presentation in Windows PC. ...
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How to make aplications installed in /opt appear in Unity?

Libreoffice 3.4 was installed in /opt and a link to the executable was put in /usr/bin, but Unity search can't find it. Also, if I open Libreoffice Writer, for instance, and ask to keep its icon in ...
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Why does LibreOffice use OpenOffice.org-like icons?

After having solved this issue by uninstalling and installing lo-menubar, I got a weird bug in LibreOffice. The icons now look like the ones of the legacy OpenOffice.org which is not installed on my ...
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How to get back the application menu for LibreOffice after an update?

I do not have the menu bar of LibreOffice in the top panel of my Unity desktop (the Global Menu functionality). Though I have installed lo-menubar. Those are the characteristics of my system: ...
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Is there a way I can use wireless projectors? [closed]

I can connect to the projector but I can't seem to find a way to output my presentations to the projector. I'm using LibreOffice and Ubuntu 10.04. I do quite a few presentations at my work and I am ...
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How to enable libreoffice presentation console on Libreoffice Impress?

Yesterday i browse on synaptic and found this extension libreoffice-presenter-console i found this extension very helpful for me in my presentation in front of my class so i installed it, but i ...
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Cannot close the media player of LibreOffice

I added a sound from the gallery and now I cannot close the integrated media player. I guess it's a bug but how can I close it anyway? The small window doesnt have window decorators.
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File rollback in U1

We have an XLS file that has been corrupted (we use LibreOffice and it appears that some sort of corruption has taken place). The corrupted file then synced to U1. Is it possible to rollback or ...
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Problem opening a large .doc file

I am trying to open a 33 page xxx.doc file which has data in in a table (3 coloumns X 200+ rows) using Libre Office 3.3.2. The files take ~4-6 minutes to open (all other applications and smaller ...
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LibreOffice page numbering

How can I add the page number in LibreOffice so it appears from a specific page to another in the top right corner.
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Will LibreOffice be more “Visually user friendly”? [closed]

I like Libreoffice. It's simple and we can done the work as we should. But, it's my opinion that it isn't "visually user friendly"... I've seen some interesting mockups very cool indeed. However, as ...