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Is there an equivalent editing programme such as Grammarly which I can use for editing in LibreOffice writer?

asked 2015-09-27 15:14:46 +0200

Genen Research gravatar image

updated 2015-09-28 23:22:59 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I have Windows 10 but wish to make LibreOffice Writer my permanent word-processor. I do however need a programme for editing, grammar and punctuation. Is this available on LibreOffice 5?

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answered 2015-09-28 23:27:21 +0200

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A grammar-checker comes with the spell-checker. It is a separate download. Have you installed that yet? (it is part of the extensions).

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answered 2016-02-16 02:56:50 +0200

It's not exactly the same but there is an alternative called LanguageTool available from and the extesion is available at

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When installing the extension I get pop-ups with errors. Most of the error lines java included in them. There isn't any evidence that it's installed except that it's listed on the Extension Management page. The Language Tool version is 3.6. My LibreOffice version is Is there something else that needs to be done?

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