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LibreOffice Base and Draw don't open in Win 8.1 [closed]

asked 2014-01-23 14:49:51 +0200

AlexRoss83 gravatar image

updated 2015-08-26 11:09:16 +0200

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I've just installed LibreOffice Base and Draw to Windows 8.1 but they won't open. I can either try open it by opening a file, e.g. an access or visio file, or directly with the programs themselves but it basically just brings up the 'doing something' icon (small circle thing) and then stops and doesn't open anything.

I've tried finding similar issues but cannot see any other issues that might help.

Any ideas?

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answered 2014-01-27 06:52:35 +0200

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Is Java installed? Base requires Java.

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Thanks for the reply - I think Java was installed but I just reinstalled it anyway. No luck. Bit flummoxed really.

AlexRoss83 gravatar imageAlexRoss83 ( 2014-02-05 09:10:30 +0200 )edit

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