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    • General for this Beta: parallel installation
      • This Beta release will install in parallel to your existing LibreOffice installation.

    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 compared to the 4.4.0 Beta1:

    1. bnc#467459 the assert seems to just want the attrs to be sorted [Caolán McNamara]
    2. bnc#882627 wrong background color shown in format table in impress [Caolán McNamara]
    3. bnc#904423 text(box) is rendered white on white when it is not [Zolnai Tamás]
    4. coverity#1255390 busted loop condition and Resource leak [Caolán McNamara]
    5. coverity#1255905 buffer not null terminated [Caolán McNamara]
    6. coverity#1255906 unchecked return value [Tor Lillqvist]
    7. coverity#1255907 explicit null dereferenced [Caolán McNamara]
    8. coverity#1255909 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    9. coverity#1255910 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    10. coverity#706316 fix SQL view to be editable [Caolán McNamara]
    11. coverity#735424 revert "Logically dead code" [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    12. deb#766788 mirror fixes for and into icu [Caolán McNamara]
    13. tdf#36514 avoid empty style names in ww2 docs [Caolán McNamara]
    14. tdf#48846 go back to the old way of doing things [Caolán McNamara]
    15. tdf#53001 reintroduce embedded picture for form components [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    16. tdf#59762 don't call XLSX methods in XLS export [Markus Mohrhard]
    17. tdf#65163 reintroduce embedded picture for form components [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    18. tdf#68684 export more numbering types correctly into HTML [Andras Timar]
    19. tdf#70157 fix crash on loading [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#70861 cui: fix crash in SvxExtParagraphTabPage [Michael Stahl]
    21. tdf#72031 RTF import: bogus call to getBestTextEncodingFromLocale() [Miklos Vajna]
    22. tdf#75256 improving on existing icons and adding entries into links.txt [Cassandra Freund, Yousuf Philips]
    23. tdf#75408 go back to the old way of doing things [Caolán McNamara]
    24. tdf#77018 check internal and external sheet references in both modes [Eike Rathke]
    25. tdf#78151 only make outline, title and subtitle read-only [Caolán McNamara]
    26. tdf#78906 mirror fixes for and into icu [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#78980 accept args for .uno:InsertAnnotation [Maxim Monastirsky]
    28. tdf#79303 revert "SwToSfxPageDescAttr: fix call to ... [Michael Stahl]
    29. tdf#79441 fix again and keep references to other sheets during sort [Eike Rathke]
    30. tdf#79707 duplicate acceserator keys in spell checking dialog [Caolán McNamara]
    31. tdf#80301 make sure to check for formula first, [Julien Nabet]
    32. tdf#80938 fix SQL view to be editable [Caolán McNamara]
    33. tdf#81132 removal of font name, font size and text alignment from context menus [Yousuf Philips]
    34. tdf#81475 rearrange, add and remove entries from toolbars [Yousuf Philips, Maxim Monastirsky]
    35. tdf#82006 RTF filter: import \sbauto and \saauto [Miklos Vajna]
    36. tdf#82969 add global shortcut for autospellcheck [Yousuf Philips]
    37. tdf#83076 more space around the 'Custom Value'. [Jan Holesovsky]
    38. tdf#83308 show thousand separators in document word/character counts [Matthew J. Francis]
    39. tdf#83534 for external data sources this variable can be null, [Markus Mohrhard]
    40. tdf#83572 Deactivate previous function when inserting object [Maxim Monastirsky]
    41. tdf#83798 sw: fix generation of ToX with chapter numbers [Michael Stahl]
    42. tdf#83939 add new error code for failed PDF signing, and handle it [Tor Lillqvist]
    43. tdf#84043 don't create duplicate Mirrored[X|Y] properties [Michael Stahl, Caolán McNamara]
    44. tdf#84293 move clipboard functions to the top of context menu [Yousuf Philips]
    45. tdf#84686 prevent std::bad_alloc exception by stricter input check [Andras Timar]
    46. tdf#84904 don’t stretch icons horizontally [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    47. tdf#84909 move zoom to object and added/hid/unhid some other buttons [Yousuf Philips]
    48. tdf#85347 make file picker modal again [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    49. tdf#85496 editeng: do not add multiple 0-length attributes... [Michael Stahl]
    50. tdf#85590 'Pick a color' circle location is incorrect when opened [Caolán McNamara]
    51. tdf#85594 enable conditional formatting button, add icons, and tooltips [Yousuf Philips]
    52. tdf#85806 hebrew and Arabic is not working on MAC [galbarnissan]
    53. tdf#85820 move insert table to table menu in writer related apps [Yousuf Philips]
    54. tdf#85858 svx: fix mouse dragging of table row separators in Writer [Michael Stahl]
    55. tdf#85886 don't redraw the Navigator content tree if nothing changed [Michael Stahl]
    56. tdf#85889 RTF import: bogus call to getBestTextEncodingFromLocale() [Miklos Vajna, Andras Timar]
    57. tdf#85937 add 'Close Sidebar' command to Sidebar menu [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    58. tdf#86035 removed shapes and textbox from writer web as they dont function [Yousuf Philips]
    59. tdf#86117 a11y: Exception when closing popup from ToolBox w/o separator [Maxim Monastirsky]
    60. tdf#86132 add tooltips to calc xcu file [Yousuf Philips]
    61. tdf#86169 fix completion of function name crash [Winfried Donkers]
    62. tdf#86185 sw: Line Numbering dialog: fix "Format" combo box [Michael Stahl]
    63. tdf#86203 FontCharMap claims to have twice the entries it should [Caolán McNamara]
    64. tdf#86241 import @TERM and @CTERM functions from Lotus 1-2-3 files [Andras Timar]
    65. tdf#86253 we need to copy the condition format cell for cell [Markus Mohrhard]
    66. tdf#86392 the assert seems to just want the attrs to be sorted [Caolán McNamara]
    67. tdf#86440 move header and footer entry to insert menu [Yousuf Philips]
    68. tdf#86466 wrong background color shown in format table in impress [Caolán McNamara]
    69. tdf#86472 added white backgrounds to images so they appear fine in dark themes [Yousuf Philips]
    70. tdf#86476 add icons to sheet management menu and context menu entries [Yousuf Philips]
    71. tdf#86494 sw: fix crash on exit from SwAutoCorrect [Michael Stahl]
    72. tdf#86511 fix the RGB value of 'Sky blue 1' color. [V Stuart Foote]
    73. tdf#86517 make predefined palette names localizable [Andras Timar]
    74. tdf#86518 avoid modifying range name references that are not affected, [Markus Mohrhard]
    75. tdf#86546 open the right tab for more bullets and numbering [Maxim Monastirsky]
    76. tdf#86550 pomigrate2 sr and sr-Latn translations [Andras Timar]
    77. tdf#86557 svx: fix crash when creating new "XML Form Document" [Michael Stahl]
    78. tdf#86573 impress does not show pictures anymore [Zolnai Tamás]
    79. tdf#86579 give uniform width to Category and Format frames [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    80. tdf#86615 write test for this. [Kohei Yoshida]
    81. tdf#86622 sidebar: Distorted icons in Graphic section [Maxim Monastirsky]
    82. tdf#86633 sw: remove bad tab pages from SwParaDlg for drawing objects [Michael Stahl]
    83. tdf#86664 VSDX import: handle metadata [Miklos Vajna]
    84. tdf#86687 avoid deadlock updating progress bar [Matthew J. Francis]
    85. tdf#86689 Strikethrough: "With /" and "With X" [Julien Nabet]
    86. tdf#86708 paint after Undo of Sort [Eike Rathke]
    87. tdf#86738 add links.txt references to next and previous buttons [Yousuf Philips]
    88. tdf#86762 broadcast also empty cells after sort [Eike Rathke]
    89. tdf#86799 fix insert special char in Find/Find and Replace [Caolán McNamara]
    90. tdf#86852 correctly recognise NULL values in query parameter values dialog [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    91. i#59315 vcl: remove SalVirtualDevice::GetWidth [Michael Meeks]
    92. i#63015 revert "always default to WinAnsiEncoding..." [Caolán McNamara]
    93. i#93212 avoid slicing during construction of SdrPage [David Tardon]
    94. i#98931 accept args for .uno:InsertAnnotation [Maxim Monastirsky]
    95. rhbz#1012353 [fix available] Can't resize formulas [Caolán McNamara]
    96. rhbz#1167250 [abrt] libreoffice-core: set(): soffice.bin killed by SIGABRT [Stephan Bergmann]