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    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 4.3, but not run simultaneously - documents will be opened in the version you've started first.
    • the Windows package will update a previously installed version of LibreOffice

    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 4.3.1 final (RC2):

    1. bnc#480256 OOXML import: Respect table background properties a bit more [Matúš Kukan]
    2. bnc#519228 fix reading even/odd page breaks from .docx [Luboš Luňák]
    3. bnc#529470 I can't remove a path in AutoText dialog [Tor Lillqvist]
    4. bnc#648251 avoid opening embedded OLE object as "text" [Tor Lillqvist]
    5. bnc#708518 sd: check that master page matches when setting parent style [Michael Stahl]
    6. bnc#719994 we need the proper alpha mask [Tor Lillqvist]
    7. bnc#751077 copy first-header-footer test from ww8 to ooxml [Luke Deller]
    8. bnc#770711 make changing table text color in impress always work [Matúš Kukan]
    9. bnc#780843 copy first-header-footer test from ww8 to ooxml [Luke Deller]
    10. bnc#787942 fix reading a .doc that has frame anchored to the end of page [Luboš Luňák]
    11. bnc#821916 better algorithm to find placeholder shape. [Matúš Kukan]
    12. bnc#822170 let's not even try to export invalid chart objects. [Kohei Yoshida]
    13. bnc#822347 if number type is not set, skip numbering [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    14. bnc#862510 PPTX import: Properly show data labels in percent format. [Matúš Kukan]
    15. bnc#865381 DOCX import: handle <w:hideMark> table cell property [Miklos Vajna]
    16. bnc#880448 improved handling of placeholder shapes [Matúš Kukan]
    17. bnc#885548 set the date time mode to non-fixed after the import is done. [Kohei Yoshida]
    18. bnc#887227 do not set TextAutoGrowHeight for vertical text. [Matúš Kukan]
    19. coverity#1209547 fix build, Unchecked dynamic_cast [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#36313 CLI: Encoding issue when Converting documents: esp. UTF-8 in headless mode [Tomas Hlavaty]
    21. tdf#38414 FILEOPEN FORMATTING complex table layout in DOCX [Miklos Vajna]
    22. tdf#39477 Mac Keyboard shortcut "Option" key doesn't show properly in the Customize dialog. [Julien Nabet]
    23. tdf#44081 EDITING - A form set to open in read-only mode can never be switched back [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    24. tdf#45286 FILESAVE as .xlsx destroys link to linked contents [Eike Rathke]
    25. tdf#46635 FILESAVE Endless loop during autorecovery if format not writable [Maxim Monastirsky]
    26. tdf#46678 deadlock between SolarMutex and CPython global lock [Michael Stahl]
    27. tdf#48110 FORMATTING: Get rid of the confusing and wrong "Automatically" currency format. [Eike Rathke]
    28. tdf#63905 FORMATTING: Page format in draw is not sent to the printer [Eilidh McAdam]
    29. tdf#67615 Fields in table-control of a form show '0' instead of text, when GUI-language isn't English [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    30. tdf#69162 CRASH - Cmd-arrow and Opt-arrow in query designer GUI crashes LibreOffice [Norbert Thiebaud]
    31. tdf#71625 Endless autosave loop if the document is not linked to a file [Maxim Monastirsky]
    32. tdf#77516 Crash when setting sub-grid to 0 [Caolán McNamara]
    33. tdf#78906 FILEOPEN: LO crashes while opening the file [Umesh Kadam]
    34. tdf#79227 Truncated text "Table" and "Term" tools [Caolán McNamara]
    35. tdf#79276 add acor-fr-XX.dat to all FR variants (CA-BE-CH...) to get the Autocorrect table populated for these locales [Julien Nabet]
    36. tdf#79441 Internal references to other sheets not sorted (procedure comment 31) [Eike Rathke]
    37. tdf#79599 FILEOPEN FILESAVE RTF: Libreoffice produces incompatible rtf-code for text-highlighting (uses \chcbpatN instead of \highlightN) []
    38. tdf#79917 'Save a Copy' not available in other modules [Heiko Scheidt]
    39. tdf#80058 Completion of function with a dot in the name, inserts wrong name: part before the dot appears twice [Markus Mohrhard]
    40. tdf#80474 macOS toolbar background isn't drawn correctly [Jan Holesovsky]
    41. tdf#80534 UI Dialog Table properties: Checkbox to repeat table header has no effect due to bad default value (0) for the number of rows [Thomas Arnhold]
    42. tdf#80755 StartCenter displays thumbnails of password-protected files [Maxim Monastirsky]
    43. tdf#80874 EDITING: calc crashes on sort [Deena Francis]
    44. tdf#81010 Calc crashes when sorting using autofilter sort [Deena Francis]
    45. tdf#81044 Importing XLS with HTML content puts an UTF-8 BOM in cell A1 [David Tardon]
    46. tdf#81046 Crash [Caolán McNamara]
    47. tdf#81084 Sort causes crashes [Deena Francis]
    48. tdf#81102 FILEOPEN: DOC "different odd & even pages" header/footer setting lost if even page header/footer are blank [Luke Deller]
    49. tdf#81425 glTF: limitation of walk-through mode [Zolnai Tamás]
    50. tdf#81552 CRASH: draw or impress fail to start if avahi service publishing disabled [Bryan Quigley]
    51. tdf#81696 CRASH while sorting cells with conditional formatting [Deena Francis]
    52. tdf#81933 EDITING: "Slide" panel will switch to slide one when right clicking to insert a new slide. [David Tardon]
    53. tdf#82038 Other: Send as --email error [Tor Lillqvist]
    54. tdf#82067 FILEOPEN: RTF images not in correct position [Miklos Vajna]
    55. tdf#82106 FILEOPEN: RTF tab stop spacing not retained [Miklos Vajna]
    56. tdf#82128 FILESAVE: "Select Protected/Unprotected Cells" status is lost [Markus Mohrhard]
    57. tdf#82151 VIEWING: subform link to master fields never updated (subforms always displays data of *first* master row) [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    58. tdf#82183 DDE()-related segfault (reproducible) [Eike Rathke]
    59. tdf#82241 Other: Wrong function with underscore or point variant when choose with enter [Winfried Donkers]
    60. tdf#82259 Font dropdown language hint is nonsensical for some fonts [Caolán McNamara, Khaled Hosny]
    61. tdf#82278 Writer: Edit-> Object -> Save Copy menu non-functional [Maxim Monastirsky]
    62. tdf#82355 Cannot open and closed and crashed unexpectly. [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#82418 FILEOPEN: CSV (Text) Import defaults to UTF-16 resulting in garbled text and can freeze LibreOffice [David Tardon]
    64. tdf#82484 Writer crash / segmentation fault when opening odt-file [Umesh Kadam]
    65. tdf#82503 FORMATTING: Conditional formatting not copied [Markus Mohrhard]
    66. tdf#82747 FILEOPEN: Crash on opening wikipedia ODT Book [Julien Nabet]
    67. tdf#82757 Commit of unchanged date field corrupts the field [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    68. tdf#82904 OO,o-generated Word 95 file has mangled textencoding on load in LO [Caolán McNamara]
    69. tdf#82985 Make a generic autocorrect for German/Spanish/Italian languages [Julien Nabet]
    70. tdf#83062 Cannot open ODG file created on 3.x.x [Caolán McNamara]
    71. tdf#83067 Sort broken when using functions NOW, TODAY, INFO and RAND [Eike Rathke]
    72. tdf#83068 FORMATTING: Percentage font size problems (in Writer styles) - Czech GUI [Caolán McNamara]
    73. tdf#83137 xpdfimport.exe crashes [Caolán McNamara]
    74. tdf#83251 Master Document: Dialog disappears immediately when click on "Insert" icon [Caolán McNamara]
    75. tdf#83312 FILEOPEN: MS OpenXML strict charts color lost [Markus Mohrhard]
    76. tdf#83481 EDITING: Incorrect syntax for external references with Excel A1 or R1C1 formula syntax [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    77. tdf#83501 Text too long on dialog box linking tables in a query - covering buttons at bottom. [Caolán McNamara]
    78. i#123048 infinite recursion [Caolán McNamara]
    79. icu#11054 crashes in bracketAddOpening [Caolán McNamara]
    80. icu#11100 resolveImplicitLevels woes [Caolán McNamara]
    81. rhbz#1079672 Insert image dialog inserts wrong image when double-clicking [Michael Stahl]
    82. rhbz#1125588 port LibreOffice to ppc64le [Caolán McNamara]