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Writer freezes system after copy/paste

asked 2016-03-08 16:12:30 +0200

nakulamitra gravatar image

updated 2016-03-08 16:14:26 +0200

Just installed a new version of Linux Mint on my computer, along with LibreOffice Every time I copy and paste more than a sentence or so in a LibreOffice Writer document, the cursor freezes (stops blinking) and the entire system freezes with it, requiring a nasty reboot. I never had this problem on my Lubuntu system. I hope someone can help. I can't use the program for word processing any longer the way it is.

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answered 2016-09-26 11:50:58 +0200

Prince gravatar image

Sorry to hear that. Please try a newer version. If it happens all the same, please report the issue at, and revert to the last working version while this is being fixed.

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answered 2017-05-14 14:22:39 +0200

I am using on windows 10 and writer freezes after using copy and paste constantly making unuseable!

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This is not answer, but also a question. And you don't say whether you reported this bug. If reproducible, it can help solving. If not, you may patiently wait for a solution and you a version that works OK.

Timur gravatar imageTimur ( 2017-07-18 18:24:13 +0200 )edit
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