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2017-12-15 22:21:54 +0100 commented question Updated LibreOffice version; now it requires password. I'm not able to get a password.

Please be more specific. What requires a password and when? What is the message you see? LibreOffice should not ask any

2017-12-15 13:59:59 +0100 answered a question not able to print labels in mail merge

Supposedly you need to uncheck a "Insert personalized salutation" checkbox on the page to proceed? If it's checked, then

2017-12-15 12:20:08 +0100 commented question Libre adds an ' to field formatted to time, why & can I get rid?

Can you try "Detect special numbers" checkbox? I suppose that it is not checked in your case, that needs to be in order

2017-12-15 12:05:21 +0100 commented answer Landscape vs Portrait printing to Letter paper - size on Mac OSX?

Yes it is still valid; the issue by @Dutch needs further investigation - all the questions you mentioned at least. I did

2017-12-15 10:27:28 +0100 answered a question How can I add hard return (i.e. newline) to conditional text field in LO Writer MailMerge

No; what you are asking for is itself not logical, and tries to merge different entities into single item not suited to

2017-12-15 06:51:48 +0100 commented question why do i have to install libreoffice every time i want to use it?

Did you look into correct location? it could be that you are installing a 32-bit version on a 64-bit system, and so it g

2017-12-15 06:46:18 +0100 commented question Why can't I Run as Administrator when installing LO?

This is not related to LibreOffice and its installer. I assume you are talking about Windows (it's always good to mentio

2017-12-13 19:53:24 +0100 commented question I try downloading LO 5.3.7.2 64-bit but only ever get the 32-bit version

Do not understand why I was only able to download 32-bit versions when every update (and checked manually every week)

2017-12-13 17:51:32 +0100 commented question libreoffice 5.4.3.2 x64

An antivirus problem? (wild guess)

2017-12-13 10:43:58 +0100 commented question Can't use the jazz cord font

Where can we find it to check? And what "i can't use" mean? an error? a wrong output?

2017-12-13 10:42:49 +0100 commented question Can't use the jazz cord font

Where can we find it to check?

2017-12-13 08:55:42 +0100 answered a question AskLO: how to change sign in method?

Use manage login methods on your User profile overview.

2017-12-13 02:23:49 +0100 commented question I try downloading LO 5.3.7.2 64-bit but only ever get the 32-bit version

http://downloadarchive.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/old/5.3.7.2/win/x86_64/LibreOffice_5.3.7.2_Win_x64.msi

2017-12-12 21:57:14 +0100 commented question I try downloading LO 5.3.7.2 64-bit but only ever get the 32-bit version

What hides behind "I try"? Which site; which steps?

2017-12-12 21:06:47 +0100 commented answer I cannot get LO offline help to work.

However, the offline help is only issued in 32-bit This is false. The download page for 64-bit LO also offers 64-bi

2017-12-12 12:03:21 +0100 commented question base dropdown country list

IIUC, there's no single "true" country list. Do you want to include there only countries recognized by your country? or

2017-12-11 14:08:59 +0100 commented answer Footnote behaviour after doc and docx conversion

That's good. among other things, # of duplicates is a measure of impact that the problem has on users.

2017-12-10 20:11:49 +0100 edited answer Distance, Time = Kilometres per hour

Use 0.00" km" format for A2. Use =A2/A3/24 formula for A4.

2017-12-10 20:11:08 +0100 edited answer Distance, Time = Kilometres per hour

Use 0.00" km" format for A2. Use =A2/A3*24 formula for A4.

2017-12-10 20:10:37 +0100 edited answer Distance, Time = Kilometres per hour

Use 0.00" km" format for A2. Use =A2/A3/24 formula for A4.

2017-12-10 20:10:27 +0100 edited answer Distance, Time = Kilometres per hour

Use 0,00" km" format for A2. Use =A2/A3/24 formula for A4.

2017-12-10 20:09:59 +0100 answered a question Distance, Time = Kilometres per hour

Use 0" km" format for A2. Use =A2/A3/24 formula for A4.

2017-12-10 15:12:29 +0100 commented answer Footnote behaviour after doc and docx conversion

Actually there are quite a few people complaining about an extra tab since version 4 at least... see here Wait a se

2017-12-10 15:05:42 +0100 commented answer How to detect non-breakable space when iterating document via UNO

On the other hand the insertion of (at least two) U+FEFF to keep a dash-connected term together, e.g. ... is unhandy

2017-12-10 13:00:25 +0100 commented answer How to detect non-breakable space when iterating document via UNO

I'm not sure I understand you correctly (I suppose that you are telling that you'd prefer CharKeepTogether to the U+FEFF

2017-12-10 12:08:03 +0100 commented answer Select Case where Case has more than one test

The colon is a usual Basic syntax to allow two statements on one line. If put on different lines, no colons required.

2017-12-10 12:05:53 +0100 commented answer Select Case where Case has more than one test

The colon simply allows two statements on one line. If put on different lines, no colons required.

2017-12-10 12:03:51 +0100 commented answer How to detect non-breakable space when iterating document via UNO

It is. It would add yet another duplicating implementation for the same feature, with one distinctive property (non-coun

2017-12-10 10:30:53 +0100 commented answer How to detect non-breakable space when iterating document via UNO

+1 The "CharKeepTogether" attribute seems to have no associated code from the day 1 of OpenOffice.org. ODF has no such

2017-12-10 09:14:49 +0100 commented question Is there a workaround for Writer's formula corruption?

This isn't a new bug from what I understand Don't mind mentioning the bug #?

2017-12-09 17:09:53 +0100 answered a question how to use numbered with Hebrew characters

Extra numbering options are available if you enable Complex text layout in Options-Language Settings-Languages (yet more

2017-12-09 13:50:59 +0100 commented question Cyrillic letters turned to question marks.

No way to recover this document. It contains just question marks that resulted from incorrect encoding chosen initially.

2017-12-09 07:38:04 +0100 commented answer Will Writer open old Mac .cwk documents.

Also see https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/95149/converting-writer-files-to-draw-files/, which mentions that "Clar

2017-12-08 07:07:32 +0100 commented question XML nodes for Calc spreadsheet

Not a cheatsheet, but you might want to save to FODS (Flat ODS) instead of ODS, to see the nodes easier (it's a single p

2017-12-07 18:23:42 +0100 commented answer How do I include results from only a certain month in Base?

That is unfortunate that people suppose that wiki gives some advantages. It's not so. Those who have more experience hav

2017-12-07 13:49:43 +0100 answered a question I cannot find the "outline numbering" command

It's called "Chapter Numbering..." now.

2017-12-07 12:28:37 +0100 commented answer Footnote behaviour after doc and docx conversion

Don't do that here! I meant a bug report that developers read, not explanations on peer-to-peer user help forum. Second

2017-12-07 12:14:00 +0100 commented answer Footnote behaviour after doc and docx conversion

Don't do that here! I meant a bug report that developers read, not explanations on peer-to-peer user help forum.

2017-12-07 11:57:04 +0100 commented answer Footnote behaviour after doc and docx conversion

Whenever you have a reproducible scenario of some problem: please file a bug on that with the detailed steps. However ol

2017-12-07 11:27:27 +0100 commented question Cyrillic letters turned to question marks.

What was the "default format that Office chooses automatically"? If you have opened a text file created in notepad (.TXT

2017-12-07 11:21:35 +0100 answered a question Can I turn off automatic language selection?

Please check Ignore system input language at Options-Language Settings-Languages

2017-12-07 11:00:54 +0100 commented question missing acces rights except files saved on desktop

Could you check if answer to this question (i.e., the Fall Creators update and its new "Windows Defender Controlled Acce

2017-12-06 20:48:21 +0100 commented question Change style specifically (not globally)

In case of a single-place modification, it's OK to use direct formatting. Just use align buttons.

2017-12-06 19:07:15 +0100 commented answer Only LibreOffice prints everything sideways under Mac OS Sierra.

... and wait for 5.4.4 and 6.0, where it's fixed.

2017-12-06 10:42:23 +0100 edited answer what's latest ver i can use on my 32bit xp sp3 machines?

Current versions (both still - 5.2, and fresh - 5.3) support WinXP SP3. EDIT: 5.4 is the last to support Windows XP and

2017-12-06 07:51:12 +0100 commented question LO version for home computer

Both .

2017-12-06 07:46:58 +0100 commented answer COUNTIF not working as per documentation - I think

First, make sure that the option @librebel had mentioned is actually set, and not "Enable wildcards in formulas". Faili

2017-12-06 07:45:07 +0100 commented answer COUNTIF not working as per documentation - I think

First, make sure that the option @librebel had mentioned is actually set, and not "Enable wildcards in formulas". Faili

2017-12-05 18:44:04 +0100 commented question When will the printing with the mac in landscape only mode be fixed

The problem is solved in 5.4.4 and 6.0

2017-12-05 12:22:14 +0100 commented question How do I leave safe mode or stop it

Try to reset your LibreOffice user profile by renaming LibreOffice directory in your %appdata% (put that string into you