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    New Features

    An in-progress list of features for this version is available here.

    Reported Bugs

    A list of annoying bugs still contained in this version is available from Bugzilla, the full list of reported bugs is here.

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed against 4.1.0 Beta2:

    1. bnc#382137 OOo - docx document crashes Writer when using internal OOXML filter [Miklos Vajna]
    2. bnc#777070 Taskbar launchers for LibreOffice applications are pointing to "office.bin" [Luboš Luňák]
    3. bnc#780830 revert "fix canvas bitmap rendering (argb32 pixmaps) fixes color in " [Michael Meeks]
    4. bnc#795857 fix Use correct sizes for EMF+ bitmap rendering [Radek Doulik]
    5. bnc#819614 revert "Fix runaway lines." [Jan Holesovsky]
    6. bnc#820788 VML import of v:textbox's mso-fit-shape-to-text style property [Miklos Vajna]
    7. tdf#33895 Various issues with .docx documents, crashing Writer [Julien Nabet]
    8. tdf#38385 Failure to read correct border info from OOXML (2nd edition) XLSX files [Noel Power]
    9. tdf#38820 Wizards: Java to Python? conversion [Xisco Fauli]
    10. tdf#41226 FILEOPEN: not possible in File Explorer from own user network location [Isamu Mogi]
    11. tdf#46808 Adapt UNO services to new-style [Stephan Bergmann]
    12. tdf#53106 EDITING: 'Find & Replace' loses selection after 'Find' [Markus Mohrhard]
    13. tdf#55315 EDITING: Program crashes at autocompletion [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    14. tdf#59642 Tools -> Import Formula does not work if a MathML file is selected using "All files (*.*)" file filter [Marcos Paulo de Souza]
    15. tdf#60533 Brackets (..),{..},[..] inverted )..(,}..{,]..[ when switch to RTL text direction with all fonts (Affect : calc, impress, draw). [Petr Mladek]
    16. tdf#60877 Pivot table numeric value is hidden by the combobox [Markus Mohrhard]
    17. tdf#61950 Change Presentation Minimizer and Report Builder from bundled extensions to plain code [Stephan Bergmann]
    18. tdf#62224 Border Values changes on reopening the format cells Widget in impress [David Tardon]
    19. tdf#62945 EDITING Ctrl-Tab does not cycle through various options in Word Completion [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    20. tdf#64283 Print a form letter (=mail merge) has no database table in the upper part [Michael Stahl]
    21. tdf#64626 [FORMATTING] changing border does not work correctly [Winfried Donkers]
    22. tdf#64656 FILEOPEN RTF: Bad handling of list levels [Miklos Vajna]
    23. tdf#64925 Crash on display/paste Arabic text [Michael Stahl]
    24. tdf#64926 Tibetan word breaking [Elie Roux]
    25. tdf#64947 EDITING, RTL: When come out of edit mode, the numeral type of digits changes. [Eike Rathke]
    26. tdf#64972 strikethrough displays too high, like overline [David Tardon]
    27. tdf#65044 Text Document: File > Wizards > Document Converter does not include .PUB files [Julien Nabet]
    28. tdf#65082 RATE() function produces different results as some versions of MS Office [Eike Rathke]
    29. tdf#65132 Too big font when editing presentation [David Tardon]
    30. tdf#65168 EDITING: Report-Builder: Wizard works only with old report-engine [Stephan Bergmann]
    31. tdf#65214 Error 2870 in Belorussian installer [Andras Timar]
    32. tdf#65216 Base crashes without trace on closing a dialogue and opening a new form [Zolnai Tamás]
    33. tdf#65385 Lightproof: UI translation must be kept out of pootle [Andras Timar]
    34. tdf#65450 Writer crash on File->Open [Isamu Mogi]
    35. tdf#65483 Sidebar contains unlocalized Navigator strings [Zolnai Tamás, Andras Timar]
    36. tdf#65485 Tabs names and window titles in Character, Paragraph, B&N, Title Page dialogs are now in English [David Tardon]
    37. tdf#65502 EMF+ / EmfFillPie rendering issues [Michael Meeks]
    38. tdf#65512 Missing images in OLH for Calc's Formular Bar [Andras Timar]
    39. tdf#65545 Document Converter Wizard crashes LibreOffice [Noel Power]
    40. tdf#65546 Regression Sidebar: Properties deck -> Text panel keyboard navigation broken [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#65569 UI LibreOffice native file dialog does not offer selection list to choose from names that have the same start [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#65581 Elements dock window has wrong title [Joren De Cuyper]
    43. tdf#65595 Option "Enregistrer de façon permanente... " is truncated in French version [Caolán McNamara]
    44. tdf#65609 UI the dialog Tools > Autocorrect has extreme width when large texts are marked/used for replacing [Caolán McNamara]
    45. tdf#65619 segfault querying spreadsheet with LIKE criterion [Zolnai Tamás]
    46. tdf#65653 EDITING: Base crashes with queries with keyword "LIKE" in GUI-Mode [Lionel Elie Mamane, Zolnai Tamás]
    47. tdf#65666 Unstable right aligned footnote numbering [Andras Timar, László Németh]
    48. tdf#65809 Sidama Locale Sort Order is not Specified Properly [Andras Timar]
    49. tdf#65844 Two colour *.pic images rendered inversed in Writer [David Tardon]
    50. tdf#65882 ordering issue on shutdown of JUnit tests [Michael Meeks]
    51. i#119607 [From Symphony] Text font spacing in comments doesn't expand/condense by the expected value [Jian Fang Zhang]
    52. i#119628 [From Symphony]Arrow shape changed is save doc file by AOO [Jianyuan Li]
    53. i#120723 Table style is lost when import PPTX by AOO [Zhe Wang]
    54. i#120832 Test for bug 120578: some of the font color is not correct [Jian Fang Zhang]
    55. i#122453 [Sidebar] Position and Size: input fields empty, no values shown for position and size [Andre Fischer]
    56. i#122455 [sidebar] confusing object sequence in panels disrupts keyboard navigation of UI--some re-sequencing required [Andre Fischer]
    57. i#122493 [sidebar] CRASH when apply transparency to OLE object via Area panel [Armin Le Grand]
    58. i#122529 [sidebar] Math OLE cannot be moved with arrow keys [Oliver-Rainer Wittmann]
    59. i#15090 RATE function does not work properly [Eike Rathke]