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Installing Libre on a laptop without Internet access [closed]

asked 2016-03-13 02:14:11 +0200

MRHarvey gravatar image

updated 2020-07-14 07:36:14 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

My friend has a laptop, and his OS is Windows 7, but he has no Internet access. Can I create a DVD for him to install Libre on his laptop, w/o Internet access? If so, how?

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answered 2016-03-15 08:21:08 +0200

Download: https://www.libreoffice.org/download/...

Put the file inside a pen drive and give it to your friend.

The he needs to open the pen drive on hist laptop and double click on the file.

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My friend already gave me a DVD-R, for me to save the software package onto it. You suggest that I use a pen drive? Does this mean that the DVD-R is no good for this kind of thing?

MRHarvey gravatar imageMRHarvey ( 2016-03-18 21:26:20 +0200 )edit

You can use a DVD-R too. Download the software installer. Burn it on the DVD, and give it to him.

I suggested the pen drive because it's faster, and you don't need to burn and "lose" the DVD-R.

Maiconfz gravatar imageMaiconfz ( 2016-03-19 02:56:16 +0200 )edit

OIC! :-) Thank you, Maiconfz! :-)

MRHarvey gravatar imageMRHarvey ( 2016-03-19 03:27:51 +0200 )edit

Mark answer as correct ;)

Maiconfz gravatar imageMaiconfz ( 2016-03-20 21:25:09 +0200 )edit

Doesn't work. The link is an msi that installs and then freezes presumably bacause there is no there is no internet connection.

OzDave gravatar imageOzDave ( 2017-02-06 06:56:21 +0200 )edit

answered 2016-03-13 02:41:44 +0200

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