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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How to handle do-release-upgrade wanting to remove many packages?

If I run sudo do-release-upgrade in my console it performs as expected up to the point when it tells me about packages to be removed. So many packages are obsolete and will be removed, fair enough. ...
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Unknown Psudo-op '.p2ali' error while building LibreOffice

I'm trying to build LO first time, and my build is failing with error 'unknown psudo-op '.p2ali' Ubuntu 15.10 / GCC version 5.2.1 20151010 How to solve this problem? Thank you in advance!
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How to insert digital signature in LibreOffice documents [duplicate]

I was trying to insert digital signature in LibreOffice writer documents. I went to file section then to digital signature. After that, I couldn't insert my sign because the option was blank. How to ...
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How to enable global menu support in LibreOffice in XUbuntu?

I have just noticed that global menu (top menu, dbus menu, whatever you call it, I mean this) functionality does not work in LibreOffice (5.0.2.2) in Xubuntu (15.10) - the menu is shown in the ...
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how can I create office documents without particular extension?

My main operating system is Ubuntu (14.04 LTS), but sometimes I have to work on Windows as well. I use Microsoft Live Office and Google Docs very often. The problem is when I create some documents e.g....
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Why is the PPA version of LibreOffice-fresh older than the one on the site?

ppa version of libre office fresh is 5.0.3-2 and the deb file is 5.0.4. Aren't ppa's always up to date? What is their purpose then?
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New versions of Libreoffice [duplicate]

Why there are no new versions of Libreoffice in official Kubuntu 14.04 repositories? I don`t want to use PPA packages.
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Can't install new software [duplicate]

Can anybody please help me with this problem? On my former colleague's computer (Ubuntu 14.04) there are libreoffice packets that were installed not correctly. Synaptic is not installed. I tried apt-...
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Libreoffice Mendeley Plugin stopped merging citations

After a number of successful merges, Mendeley plugin for Libreoffice does not merge citations anymore. The document I am working on it has almost 100 citations. How can I make it to work as before? ...
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libreoffice calc -copy paste not working

when i copy the entire page from websites to libre office spreadsheet it doest not copy correctly ...please help me i dont want to uninstall ubuntu to previous window 7 as i love it website which i ...
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LibreOffice cpu usage 50% in Ubuntu and Xubuntu 15.10

When I load 400 pages of ODT document in Ubuntu 15.10 and Xubuntu 15.10, cpu usage becomes 31%. It is soffice.bin file. After editing, cpu usage becomes 50% (cpu0: 100%, cpu1: below 10% or vice versa) ...
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Is there a way to add page numbers in libreoffice writer?

I was wondering how one can add page numbers in LibreOffice Writer and have that option added to the toolbar? I have found the answer here: https://help.libreoffice.org/Writer/Page_Numbers but those ...
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How to restore numerical font settings in Ubuntu

My LibreOffice numeric font in Ubuntu is messed up. While trying to debug this, I found out this is not specific to LibreOffice as uninstalling office and installing it again didn't help. I have tried ...
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no LibreOffice icon in taskbar when directly opening a document file

First, i don't think it's an duplicate of: no LibreOffice icon in applications bar and/or LibreOffice icons missing from Unity task panel I am using: Ubuntu [15.04] with Cinnamon[2.8.0]-Desktop ...
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Concatenate LibreOffice documents

I have few documents in LibreOffice that are separate documents (not forks). I need to concatenate them into a single document. Is there a menu for that? I am not talking about recording and merging ...
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Libre office - Spacing problem when converting to word doc

Can someone please help? I typed a doc in double spacing with single spacing for quotes passages. I saved it as a word file and uploaded it (Open University assignment) but when i/anyone downloads ...
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Libre Office Writer “js code”

How can I prevent this from showing on the documents I copy/paste from the internet on Libre-Office-Writer. Please see image attached.
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Why would 'open with' using dolphin/kubuntu fail to open libreoffice document?

Ok, here's the situation. My ubuntu server kubuntu gdm fails to open libreoffice documents from dolphin. I go to a folder with documents, I click on the document, the splash screen pops open, the ...
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Unable to open LibreOffice Writer

When I search applications and select LibreOffice, it asks me on the next screen which one to open. Calc works and opens a new spreadsheet but Writer does not. My Ubuntu 14 should be up to date but I ...
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problem in the libreoffice

After editing the file format .doc in program libreOffice I kept it in the windows word format and text turned into: please, help.
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dependency problems, when updating

I have got a problem with dependencies and do now regret, that I have installed Ubuntu in german... Hope someone is able to help me anyway: Every time I try to update something I get several ...
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Libreoffice 5 in ubuntu 15.10 raising system temperature

I'm using 15.10 upgraded from 15.04 and when I open some documents with new Libreoffice5, the system temperature goes to 60-65ºC (or more!), when normally stands between 45º and 50º. Also, system-...
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Can't access truetype fonts on Libreoffice

In libreoffice I can't get arial or times new roman I have installed microsoft core fonts it may be a permissions issue Ubuntu 14.04
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“Add Network Folder” in Dolphin opens LibreOffice

I recently upgraded to Kubuntu 15.10. Since then, when I noticed a strange behavior when using Dolphin to access network folders: I go to the Network place and then I click "Add Network Folder". I ...
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Libre office never opens

I have a new installation of ubuntu mate 15.10, where libre office never opens. The window appears, but the document never fills out. I saw someone recommend doing apt-get purge libreoffice but I ...
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Cannot wipe and replace my distro - 14.04

Recently, I tried to download Libre Office. In the process, my laptop shut down. I am not able to free up boot space from this corrupted file, and cannot even wipe and replace. When running "sudo apt-...
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Can libreoffice ppa be trusted if it has “no ultimately trusted keys”?

Updating ppa's for libreoffice gets: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:libreoffice/libreoffice-5-0 ... Press [ENTER] to continue or ctrl-c to cancel adding it ... gpg: key 1378B444: public key "...
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How to reach the page setup dialog box on post 5.0.2 releases?

LibreOffice does not allow page setup, ie the paper size and orientation cannot be set. This problem occurs in all of the LibreOffice programs: Writer, Calc, Impress, Draw, Math and Base. I've tried ...
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libreoffice-core dependency in every install

Every time I try to install or remove or whatever action via apt-get i get: libreoffice-core : Depends libreoffice-common (>1:5.0.2) But it won't be installed and a suggestion: Try <<apt-...
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LibreOffice 4 and 5 both use unknown font for numbers in all applications

Installed LibreOffice 4 using Ubuntu package. The numbers in all applications show up in some middle-eastern font. Uninstalled and installed LibreOffice 5 from the LibreOffice.org. Same problem. ...
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What packages are needed for German spell-check support in LO Writer 5.0.4.2?

I installed LibreOffice Writer 5.0.4.2 along with the following packages: hunspell-de-de myspell-de-de aspell-de They all do not, however, provide me with German spell check support. What other ...
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Infinite LibreOffice Draw file

I need to create a flowchart, and I like LibreOffice's Draw application. However, I can't create an large flowchart in it, since Draw is page-limited. As seen in this LibreOffice's forum topic, I can'...
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libreoffice 4.2.8 go extremely hard working with images embedded [closed]

LibreOffice go extremely hard working with images embedded in Ubuntu 14.04 Writer LibreOffice 4.2.8
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What viewer supports multiple different formats? [closed]

I am currently trying to make a Linux distro, that will primarily be used to recover, backup, restore, scan Mac/Windows/Linux machines. When I recover data, it's hard to tell if the images(and or ...
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have a problem with copy and paste

when I try to copy ctrl+c it's not working. it's works only when I’m on English (Hebrew) its dosent copy / paste do any of keyboard shorts.. also what's better libreoffice or open-office?
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Annotate PDF with stylus

I have a presentation as PDF file, but might want to do simple annotations during the talk and I want to have a presenter console. On the one hand there is Libre Office Impress that has all tools (pen ...
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Unmet Dependencies - libreoffice

well, after reading countless questions like this and trying almost every given solution - i'm finally giving up and ask myself. I can't install/update anything because of unmet dependencies - most ...
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Can I execute a macro made by libreoffice writer for several docs at once

I compose several documents at once in libreoffice writer. I have a standard form that needs a macro ran whereby names, dates, digital signatures are added in. I have this part completed. I want ...
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Libreoffice Calc row column width larger then previous rows

How is it possible to have rows with a specific column spanning multiple columns or equivalently having a column larger then the columns in the previous rows? To be clear in the below screenshot row ...
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Installed Libreoffice 5 on lubuntu - no menu entries

I've installed LibreOffice 5.0 using the .deb packages archive from libreoffice. There are no menu entries in the LXPanel menu. So I've created a simlink using ln -s /usr/local/bin/libreoffice5.0 ./...
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LibreOffice Writer Completely Crashes My Computer

Computer - Laptop | Dell Latitude E6410 | Memory 3.18 GiB | Processor Intel Core i5 CPU M 520 @ 2.40GHz x4 | Disk 241.9 GB Operating System | Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 32bit (Left unmodified/as downloaded.) ...
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browser-plugin-libreoffice

I installed the browser-plugin-libreoffice for Ubuntu 15 using apt-get. It installed successfully and my documents are opening in my browser now. However, the plugin shows an Edit document button ...
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Why doesn't Libre Office Writer 5 correctly check spelling?

I have recently noticed that in Libre Office Writer 5 (that I installed from here), no matter what I type, I don't get the red underlining (or any underlining) for words that do not exist. This does ...
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LibreOffice impress - turn off toolbar auto hides upon activating images

I use LibreOffice 5.0.2.2 in Ubuntu 14.04. I want to turn off the autohide feature of "line and style bar" upon the activation of images. When I use Impress to make slides, upon clicking on images, ...
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Microsoft Office to Libre Office without change it settings

I installed ubuntu but all my documents are in MS office formats. Now, if I open MS word file in Libre Office Writer. It opens the file but makes a lot of changings in settings, fonts and other ...
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set default formatting to all text boxes in all slides in impress

I have a presentation file which has many slides. I wanted to change font size and color of all texts in all slides. I set the styles and formatting parameters, but it seems that all text boxes have ...
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Libreoffice Draw - Don't work Alt + Mouse_Left_Click - shorcut-key in order to select an object which is placed under another object

Here: https://help.libreoffice.org/Impress/Selecting_Underlying_Objects is wrote: To select an object that is covered by other objects, hold down Alt and click through the objects until you reach the ...
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Conditional Formatting for Spreadsheet Cells based on Time Value (HH:MM:SS)

I want the highlight the cells in libreoffice which is time filled in the cell is more than 9:00:00. I tried format-> conditional formatting->condition. I get the cells highlighted based on ...
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How to execute Macros Libreoffice Impress v.5?

I cannot figure out how to execute a macro in libreoffice impress. I went to tools - advanced - enable macros, restarted the program and I still don't have any new options. I am trying to execute a ...
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Placing an image behind the text in LibreOffice Writer

In LibO Writer, is there a way of placing an image behind the text, not as a watermark or a page-background image, but simply before the text? In MS Word I can use the "Behind Text" option, as shown ...