How Do I Install Libre office to external drive

asked 2020-05-30 17:23:13 +0200

hiphiluk gravatar image

updated 2021-06-02 00:46:57 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I have not got enough space on my C: drive to install Libre Office. I tried to install it to an external drive, but it insists on installing to C: drive, and coming back with an insufficient Disc Space message.

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The method depends entirely on your Operating System, which you did not tell us about.

ve3oat gravatar imageve3oat ( 2020-05-30 19:51:46 +0200 )edit

Why not use the portable version? Link from . You would have to use Wine or Crossover for Linux or Apple. It is a bit slower though, so if you are short of space it is better to get replacement or additional larger hard drive (SSD for preference) and install the usual LO. Cheers, Al

Earnest Al gravatar imageEarnest Al ( 2020-05-31 06:30:05 +0200 )edit

Of course it's Windows (C: drive) - but what do you mean writing "I tried to install it to an external drive"? That "tried" must had been some sequence of actions - press where on what...? What "it insists on installing to C: drive" means? Something gets shown? a warning - which? something doesn't change -what? ...

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2020-06-02 11:42:51 +0200 )edit