Libreoffice apple

Libreoffice apple

A great open source alternative to Microsoft Office

Meeks gave me a demo of LibreOffice running on Android at FOSDEM back in 2012. Work on it has been proceeding apace. One of the earlier challenges for the team was to clean the code that they acquired from OpenOffice before making it run well on mobile devices.

So öffnen Sie Mac-Dokumente.page in LibreOffice

So öffnen Sie Mac-Dokumente.page in LibreOffice

To bypass the message, LibreOffice recommends user right-click the mouse on the LibreOffice icon. Then macOS Catalina will show a less alarming message: ”macOS cannot verify the developer of LibreOffice.app. Are you sure you want to open it?”.    

Mac LibreOffice vs. Windows and Linux versions

Mac LibreOffice vs. Windows and Linux versions

Neuerungen gibt es in allen Bereichen, die meisten sind spezieller Natur. Erwähnenswert sind unter anderem ein neues Icon-Theme, erweiterte Zufallsfunktionen in Tabellenkalkulationen und neue Formatierungsoptionen bei rotiertem Text.

Not LibreOffice too? Beloved open-source suite latest to fall victim to the curse of Catalina

Not LibreOffice too? Beloved open-source suite latest to fall victim to the curse of Catalina

In the face of being told that the developer cannot be verified, savvy users will know that there must be more options – and there are. If you cancel the dialog, you can head to Security and Privacy in Preferences, where there is an option alongside the blocked application to ”Open anyway”. Then you get another warning message, but this time with an option to take your chances and Open. The good news is that you only need to do this once, but it is a considerable annoyance.

LibreOffice 7 en bêta avec un nouveau look pour macOS

LibreOffice 7 en bêta avec un nouveau look pour macOS

Following the debut of the big Blender 2.90 release and subsequently updating it for the Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org, here is a deep dive into the Blender 2.90 performance… A number of areas are being looked at with the initial Blender 2.90 benchmarks from how the performance is on various CPUs and GPUs to the performance of the Blender 2.82 vs. 2.90 to looking at the Windows vs. Linux performance for Blender 2.90 with various means of acceleration.

Textverarbeitung am Mac: Word, Pages und die Alternativen im Vergleich

Textverarbeitung am Mac: Word, Pages und die Alternativen im Vergleich

In dem ab OS X Mavericks lauffähigen Open-Source-Softwarepaket sind Textverarbeitung, Tabellenkalkulation, Präsentationsmodul, Datenbank, Zeichenprogramm und Formeleditor enthalten. Zur Nutzung der Datenbank wird zusätzlich Java benötigt. LibreOffice ermöglicht das Öffnen und Speichern von Dokumenten in den Formaten von Microsoft Office.

How to open very old ClarisWorks or Appleworks documents

How to open very old ClarisWorks or Appleworks documents

For example, trying to open an old AppleWorks document in Apple Pages gave me this error below but LibraOffice opened the file.  The formatting was a bit poor but I could at least get the information out that I wanted.

LibreOffice: Version 7.0 startet in den Beta-Test

Mac-Anwender, die in Sachen Bürosoftware früher noch zu OpenOffice gegriffen haben, sollten inzwischen die Weiterentwicklung der Document Foundation, das auf dem gleichen Kern basierende aber deutlich häufiger aktualisierte LibreOffice verwenden.

How to Fix LibreOffice Running Issues on macOS Catalina

Unfortunately, however, devices updated to macOS 10.15 Catalina might be unable to run LibreOffice due to what The Document Foundation (the makers of LibreOffice) describes as an issue with the developer not being verified.