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LibreOffice won't appear despite active processes

asked 2017-06-22 08:32:53 +0200

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I've encountered this problem several times before:

LibreOffice, once started, doesn't appear to be running in any way (interface doesn't pop up, no button in the windows taskbar), except when looking in Windows Task Manager, several LibreOffice processes seem to be running (some of which have the LibreOffice writer icon, and others (mostly more) with the (neutral) white sheet icon.

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answered 2017-06-22 08:43:23 +0200

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answered 2017-06-22 08:49:51 +0200

pierre-yves samyn gravatar image

Hi

When this happens it is necessary either to reboot the computer, or to stop "manually" the processes that block the startup.

To do this in the Windows Task Manager (Process tab), select soffice.bin then click Stop Process (the dependent soffice.exe will be automatically stopped).

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Under Win10 with recent versions of LibO I no longer got an soffice process. Instead a background process 'LibreOffice' appeared in addition to the application and its windows.

Lupp gravatar imageLupp ( 2017-06-22 10:01:32 +0200 )edit
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