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2017-08-17 06:56:58 +0200 answered a question How can I divide one cell contents by another?

Ehem. PROD is not a Calc function name (at least in English locale). And your formula must be =C1/D4.

2017-08-17 06:12:21 +0200 answered a question Are there limits to template contents or size?

That will not lead to trouble. You may prepare as complete document as required for your task, and use it as template.

2017-08-16 15:37:10 +0200 commented question Labels - vertical alignment is lost after file has been closed

Which format do you use to save the document?

2017-08-16 13:38:47 +0200 answered a question How can I count a particular word in Calc?

If you want to do it for a range in a formula, use COUNIF. If you need that information once (to get some idea), you ma

2017-08-16 13:29:59 +0200 commented question Writer 5.4.0.3 x64 links to bookmarks broken when opening document in Word 2016

A huge corporation cannot make its software fully compatible with a format, where open-source reference implementations

2017-08-16 13:27:48 +0200 commented question Writer 5.4.0.3 x64 links to bookmarks broken when opening document in Word 2016

It's an emotional matter to me, so I'll answer non-constructively. You started with a problem where Word has problems in

2017-08-16 13:08:25 +0200 commented question Writer 5.4.0.3 x64 links to bookmarks broken when opening document in Word 2016

Oh. Whenever LibreOffice opens DOCX wrong, the guilty side is LibreOffice (that's OK, of course). Whenever Word opens

2017-08-16 12:37:27 +0200 commented answer I can only open files from within LibreOffice not through File Manager

Quoting original answer: "I have LibreOffice set as the default app for all the relevant file extensions"

2017-08-16 10:50:07 +0200 answered a question Print Preview Function Missing In Draw

No such function for Draw.

2017-08-16 09:34:45 +0200 commented answer Make it easier to format pages in Word

+1. Thank you - but I expect ignorants to fiercely defend their right to force a tool to become less usable for thinking

2017-08-16 09:34:30 +0200 commented answer Make it easier to format pages in Word

+1. Thank you - but I expect ignorants to fiercely defend their right to force a tool to become less usable by thinking

2017-08-16 08:40:31 +0200 commented question Libreoffice Calc - Printing Cell Data In Black and White Only

Not an answer; just FYI: "closing as outdated" happens after the question had been active for a long time. Usually no on

2017-08-16 06:42:34 +0200 commented question I can only open files from within LibreOffice not through File Manager

Uninstall and reinstall LibreOffice.

2017-08-16 05:40:14 +0200 answered a question Seemingly locked into landscape printing

https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/93376

2017-08-15 23:13:47 +0200 commented question Make it easier to format pages in Word

I totally agree with you. Word is a mess in this regard. If only they did that as robust and flexible as in LibreOffice

2017-08-15 21:31:56 +0200 answered a question Re-assign Ctrl-+ Ctrl-- as zoom-in/zoom-out shortcut globally

This is bug 45705. This is not possible now for Calc or Writer (except for Print preview mode).

2017-08-15 17:12:48 +0200 answered a question Is it mandatory to have Visual C++ redistributable 2015 installed to run LibreOffice 5.4?on

This is bug 108580. Unfortunately, it's mandatory at this time (until a fix) for systems running Windows Vista, Windows

2017-08-15 13:21:24 +0200 commented question Round function

Are you using a localized version where the function might have a different name? Is Options-LibreOffice Calc-Formula-Us

2017-08-15 13:21:14 +0200 commented question Round function

Are you using a localized version where the function might have a different name? Is Options-LibreOffice Calc-Formula-Us

2017-08-15 13:20:00 +0200 commented question Round function

Are you using a localized version where the function might have a different name? Is Options-LibreOffice Calc-Formula-Us

2017-08-15 10:41:43 +0200 commented question Does LibreOffice have a method to return to a hyperlink equivalent to the "Back" button in a browser?

Hm. How does the title relate to question in the body? Which question is the actual one?

2017-08-15 07:36:31 +0200 edited answer LO 5.4.0 Cannot Find Java JRE

You need to make sure that you have Java x64 installed, because Java bitness must match LO bitness in order to be usable

2017-08-15 07:36:13 +0200 answered a question LO 5.4.0 Cannot Find Java JRE

You need to make sure that you have Java x64 installed, because Java bitness must match LO bitness in order to be usable

2017-08-14 21:29:20 +0200 commented question Windows 10 security disallows LibreOffice installation

Are you sure that you use LibreOffice official site to download the installer? I use Win10, and have no such problems.

2017-08-14 13:54:49 +0200 commented question Why is it opening .PPT/X in Draw instead of Impress?

A test file required, and if that's reproducible (i.e. not some corrupt install/profile), bug report.

2017-08-14 09:32:40 +0200 commented question I have a graphic that was created in Word. Is there a way to import it into Libre Writer and still be able to edit it?

It would help if you posted a sample here (upload to a file sharing and post link here) so that others be able to see yo

2017-08-14 09:30:56 +0200 commented answer I have a graphic that was created in Word. Is there a way to import it into Libre Writer and still be able to edit it?

Is this an answer to the topic's question? Please use comments for that kind of stuff. Also, why do you make it wiki?

2017-08-14 09:30:21 +0200 commented answer I have a graphic that was created in Word. Is there a way to import it into Libre Writer and still be able to edit it?

Is this an answer to the topic's question? Please use comments for that kind of stuff

2017-08-14 09:30:02 +0200 commented answer I have a graphic that was created in Word. Is there a way to import it into Libre Writer and still be able to edit it?

Is this an answer to the question? Please use comments for that kind of stuff

2017-08-14 07:36:39 +0200 commented answer How to remove (not just delete text) a page from writer document?

This is not an answer. If you cannot change your question, then use comments for such stuff.

2017-08-14 07:36:00 +0200 edited answer How to remove (not just delete text) a page from writer document?

In Writer, pages are secondary dynamical space that is allocated by program on demand to hold content (text and graphics

2017-08-14 07:31:38 +0200 answered a question How to remove (not just delete text) a page from writer document?

In Writer, pages are secondary dynamical space that is allocated by program on demand to hold content (text and graphics

2017-08-13 20:40:01 +0200 commented question In latest update, it is impossible to export to pdf or to save as word doc. These features are flawed. I can't seem to get help, so I must revert back to OpenOffice. LibreOffice update is VERY flawed.

:) It's interesting how people deal with logic. Well, some update made their experience worse than before. OK, notifying

2017-08-13 19:31:50 +0200 commented question Questions about license

LibreOffice is dual-licensed (MPL+LGPLv3), so their choice is OK. If they distribute derivative work in binary form, th

2017-08-13 14:58:17 +0200 commented question Questions about license

What makes you believe that they violate the license? MPL requires that those tho receive the binary form must also have

2017-08-13 14:56:43 +0200 commented question Questions about license

What makes you believe that they violate the license? MPL requires that those tho receive the binary form must also have

2017-08-13 06:29:18 +0200 commented answer Libreoffice 5.4.0 writer portrait document prints as landscape

That is not true. 5.4 is released. It's just it's recommended to enthusiasts and early adopters. Pre-releases are called

2017-08-12 22:11:33 +0200 commented answer Writer: cannot have different zoom in document new window

:) thanks for that high value of our time :) But actually, first the Bugzilla issues are processed by triagers - and th

2017-08-12 21:45:15 +0200 commented answer Writer: cannot have different zoom in document new window

Well, that's counter-productive for community. You expect someone to take effort here, and after that, someone to do som

2017-08-12 21:08:55 +0200 answered a question Writer: cannot have different zoom in document new window

This is an enhancement request, (a valid one I must say) - and it is placed in a wrong place. Please use Bugzilla for th

2017-08-12 21:05:08 +0200 commented answer Canada English Date Format

+1. (Though, user is not always authoritative to make that choice, unfortunately.)

2017-08-10 22:45:30 +0200 answered a question Canada English Date Format

Hm. Quite an interesting reading... but strangely placed on Ask site (meant to ask questions), while the only question i

2017-08-08 22:18:44 +0200 answered a question Forum not responsive

There are public mailing lists available. In general, the ways to get help are listed on out Get Help page.

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2017-08-08 15:06:32 +0200 answered a question Page break problem?

Yes; your table has page-break-before set. Click somewhere inside the table, menu Table-Properties-Text Flow tab-uncheck

2017-08-08 13:46:31 +0200 answered a question LibreOffice Base crashes on 32bit Linux

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1699772

2017-08-08 10:13:43 +0200 commented answer Change case of first letter using regular expression

Also, please make your answer the accepted one, not mine. And close the question, too, to indicate for others that it is

2017-08-08 10:12:53 +0200 commented answer Change case of first letter using regular expression

Also, please make your answer the accepted one, not mine.

2017-08-08 10:12:27 +0200 commented answer Change case of first letter using regular expression

I'd advise to try to fix scripts. You may ask for help here on ask forum, if it makes troubles. New versions come not on

2017-08-08 09:55:54 +0200 commented answer vista system

Just attach the photo to your question.