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7 Improvements needed in LibreOffice templates and styles

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linux-magazine.com: For the past couple of months, I've been drafting a book with the working title of "Styles and Templates in LibreOffice." It's going well, although not fast enough --a big project never moves fast enough for me -- but in many ways it's an exercise in exasparation when I see how little things have changed since I last wrote about such topics.

LibreOffice 4.1.0 approaches with beta 2

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  • LibreOffice 4.1.0 approaches with beta 2
  • LibreOffice 4.0 Writer Guide Published & LO 3.6 Base Handbook

Making sense of the new features in LibreOffice 4.1

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standardsandfreedom.net: As the LibreOffice project moves forward with the development on its 4.x branches we sometimes get the feedback that while new features are documented in detail as well as in a summarized fashion (on the wiki and on the website), it is not easy to understand what’s unique about the features in LibreOffice.

LibreOffice 4.10 on Its Way

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ostatic.com: Last weekend Thorsten Behrens announced LibreOffice 4.10 Beta1 on the LibreOffice developers mailing list saying it comes with a nice set of new features. Let's see.

Seven great features of LibreOffice that you probably ignore

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techrepublic.com: Free office suite tools like OpenOffice and Libre Office have more advanced features than you might expect. Here are seven that go beyond the common tasks.

LibreOffice prints on Tuesdays (only)!

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skyfromme.wordpress: Although the “OOo does not print on Tuesdays” OpenOffice.org-bug is long fixed, OpenOffice.org never indemnified Tuesday for its loss in reputation. This is unacceptable and Tuesdays rage at the event has even passed on to its successful successor: LibreOffice.

LibreOffice adoption soaring, but OpenOffice still open source king

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arstechnica.com: More than two years after LibreOffice came into being, it's hard to call the open source office software anything but a success. There are possibly tens of millions of people who use it—or at least have it installed on their computers. But how close is LibreOffice to overtaking OpenOffice, the king of open source productivity suites?

First Update to LibreOffice 4.0 Released

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ostatic.com: Today The Document Foundation announced an update to the milestone LibreOffice 4.0 released just one month ago. In that time, quite a large number of annoying bugs have been squashed. This update is recommended for all running 4.0.

Michael Meeks about LibreOffice 4.0

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worldofgnome.org: Michael Meeks, who has always been an important player in the LibreOffice team, explains the technical details of the highlights of this release and shares some future plans and hopes with us in this quick interview.

What you can learn from the monster LibreOffice project

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infoworld.com: More developers with varying skills, yet better code? More iterations, yet greater stability? It's happening with LibreOffice

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