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LibreOffice 5.4.1 Released with Over 100 Bug Fixes

LibreOffice 5.4.1 is now available to download. This is the first minor update since the LibreOffice 5.4 release earlier this month and offers a number of bug fixes and stability improvements. “LibreOffice 5.4.1 represents the bleeding edge in term of features, and as such is targeted at technology enthusiasts and early adopters,” The Document Foundation say of […]

This post, LibreOffice 5.4.1 Released with Over 100 Bug Fixes, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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LibreOffice 5.4 Released with ‘Significant New Features’

libreoffice app iconsA major new release of the hugely popular open-source office software LibreOffice is now available to download. LibreOffice 5.4 serves as the final major release in the LibreOffice 5.x series (meaning LibreOffice 6.x will be next). The update is said to add “significant new features in every module” and (as always) improved Microsoft Office file compatibility. […]

This post, LibreOffice 5.4 Released with ‘Significant New Features’, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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New LibreOffice Snap App Available for Testing

libreoffice app iconsReader Jamie P. pinged us over the weekend to let us know that a new version of LibreOffice, the popular open-source office suite, is available as a Snap app. Jamie says LibreOffice 5.3.4.2 is “so much better” than the previous Snap version, noting that it now ‘distinguishes the snap version’ in the Unity Dash (perfect if you install […]

This post, New LibreOffice Snap App Available for Testing, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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LibreOffice Launches Competition to Find New Mascot (And Here’s How To Take Part!)

libreoffice mascot competitionWhen you think of GIMP, you think of Wilber; when you think of OpenSUSE, you picture the gecko; and when you think of Mozilla you picture 1990s t-rex clipart. But when you think of LibreOffice? You probably just think of one of these icons: These are nice, aren’t they? Clean and modern designs that adequately convey […]

This post, LibreOffice Launches Competition to Find New Mascot (And Here’s How To Take Part!), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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LibreOffice Automatic Updater Available to Test on Linux

libreoffice app iconsOpen-source office suite LibreOffice is inching closer to providing automatic updates in-app. Daily builds of LibreOffice for Linux with a new automatic updater built-in are available for testing, LibreOffice developer Markus Mohrhard announced today. Better still, the updater uses delta updates. This means only the bits of the app that have changed are downloads rather than re-downloading […]

This post, LibreOffice Automatic Updater Available to Test on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux Users Shouldn’t Expect Further Updates to WPS Office…

Development of the free WPS Office for Linux is ‘on a halt’, the makers of the office suite have said on Twitter. The free (but not open-source) office software, which is available on Windows, macOS, Android, iOS and Linux, has proven popular with users thanks to an interface and feature set that draws heavily on Microsoft Office. But while users of […]

This post, Linux Users Shouldn’t Expect Further Updates to WPS Office…, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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