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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
    • LibreOffice for Mac OS X needs to be run at least once before installing a LanguagePack tdf#89704
    • LangaugePacks for Mac OS X are unsigned and need to be run via "Open" from the contextmenu while pressing down the "Option" key tdf#89561

    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 4.4.4 final (rc3):

    1. bnc#783638 DOCX import: inline picture should have no spacing [Miklos Vajna]
    2. deb#788713 fix (fatal) perl deprecation in lo-xlate-lang [Rene Engelhard]
    3. tdf#31577 Calc "INDIRECT" range intermittently fails [Eike Rathke]
    4. tdf#34548 EDITING: CRASH in action after Undo [David Tardon]
    5. tdf#34724 EDIT: unintended date recognition of input Jan1 or 1Jan [Eike Rathke]
    6. tdf#36406 EDITING - Saveas Hangs in Calc after an edit or on time interval set to save a copy. [Takeshi Abe]
    7. tdf#44419 Allow entire column or entire row ranges in formulae, e.g. A:A or 1:1 [Eike Rathke]
    8. tdf#46440 SIGSEGV in Application::IsInMain() [Caolán McNamara]
    9. tdf#55430 EDITING: Single mouse click selection of element completely drawn in front of selected filled area impossible [Caolán McNamara]
    10. tdf#61492 EDITING:Bullet and text overlap in edit view when text font size is increased by using (ctrl +]) shortcut. [Maxim Monastirsky]
    11. tdf#63685 FILEOPEN: docx import regression: graphic is not displayed [Miklos Vajna]
    12. tdf#65788 problems with .svg exported from Calc charts [Chr. Rossmanith]
    13. tdf#67712 form controls and draw objects anchored to cell but changes position after reopening [Henry Castro]
    14. tdf#68797 FILEOPEN lost position of lines anchored to cell [Henry Castro]
    15. tdf#70318 EDITING: Paragraph break is inserted unintentionally with Paste special > Text with formatting (rtf) [Miklos Vajna]
    16. tdf#74880 [Memory leak] LibreOffice crashing when importing data from 8+ ods files, but doesn't crash on same xls files [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#78854 EDITING: Undoing layout change causes it to crash [David Tardon]
    18. tdf#79780 Icons not accessible after opening properties dialog in template manager [Caolán McNamara]
    19. tdf#81806 EDITING: Document corruption and crash when editing tables [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#82553 FILEOPEN: Wrong import of DOCX with table (Summary in Comment 3) [Miklos Vajna]
    21. tdf#83365 Other: Access across spreadsheet returns Err:504 [Eike Rathke]
    22. tdf#84483 PRINTING: Print dialogue called from print preview causes writer to crash [Caolán McNamara]
    23. tdf#86017 Crash when pasting spreadsheet columns in DDE mode on writer [Caolán McNamara]
    24. tdf#86305 EDITING: Entering data into a cell changes array formula that references that cell [Eike Rathke]
    25. tdf#86814 FORMATTING: sometimes no bold style in RTF file [Miklos Vajna]
    26. tdf#87245 Crash when opening Page dialog, after sorting with a macro [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#87348 linked textboxes/frames don't work in .docx format [Justin Luth]
    28. tdf#87460 Losing endnotes in table cell when reading docx in Writer [Miklos Vajna]
    29. tdf#87574 Outline numbering "None" is not retained when save as docx [Mark Hung]
    30. tdf#87820 Images not displayed properly in Calc [Caolán McNamara]
    31. tdf#88290 Numbering toolbar icon not working for certain locales [Maxim Monastirsky]
    32. tdf#88465 FILEOPEN PDF Import: incorrect image transformations [Vort]
    33. tdf#88697 FILESAVE: export to word 2003 .doc format formats bibliography entries not appropriately [Michael Stahl]
    34. tdf#88843 SIDEBAR: Can set over 100% transparency on frames using sidebar [Rishabh Kumar]
    35. tdf#88911 EDITING: Crash when dragging text from document to navigator pane [Caolán McNamara]
    36. tdf#89643 report builder: function wizard segfaults as soon as a function is inserted [Caolán McNamara]
    37. tdf#89698 DOCX: Images anchored with 'as character' should have no spacing [Miklos Vajna]
    38. tdf#89731 Crash opening docx file [Caolán McNamara]
    39. tdf#90001 EDITING: Delete firsts or lasts sheets used in 3D formulas generates a #REF error [Markus Mohrhard]
    40. tdf#90260 EDITING: Copying and pasting from rtf file to odt file adds a paragraph [Miklos Vajna]
    41. tdf#90315 FILEOPEN: RTF import incorrectly sets table columns positions [Miklos Vajna]
    42. tdf#90435 [CRASH] Nice to reproduce crash with Print Preview > Esc > Format Page [Caolán McNamara]
    43. tdf#90565 UI Dialog "Number format" (Writer tables) has focus on Help button, rather then on list Category [Katarina Behrens]
    44. tdf#90717 Calc crashes when deleting row number 11 [Eike Rathke]
    45. tdf#90804 Style preview doesnt show correctly in the Font tab [Andras Timar]
    46. tdf#90960 EDITING: soffice(Calc) crashes when entering CR at end of comment that was just copy/paste'd [Caolán McNamara]
    47. tdf#90996 EDITING: comment is erased when dragging formula vertically [Mike Kaganski]
    48. tdf#91001 Cannot increase font size [Maxim Monastirsky]
    49. tdf#91074 FILEOPEN:RTF FILE OPEN ERROR [Miklos Vajna]
    50. tdf#91095 crash exporting the given docx to docbook [Miklos Vajna]
    51. tdf#91214 Calc: Crash on exit (steps in Comment 9) [Caolán McNamara]
    52. tdf#91228 Writer crash Insert Image, Anchor as character, Go after image, press enter [Michael Stahl]
    53. tdf#91403 Crash in Insert - Fields - More Fields... [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#91411 Problems with the cells recalculation - F9 also does not work (hard recalc needed) [Eike Rathke]
    55. tdf#91416 EDITING: Crash on changing value in simple spreadsheet [Caolán McNamara]
    56. tdf#91420 date recognition in DateValue [Eike Rathke]
    57. tdf#91425 CRASH - Calc Insert Columns Left [Takeshi Abe]
    58. tdf#91602 WRITER: Crash on paste with Zoom - Page width [Michael Stahl]
    59. tdf#91613 Writer: cannot open sections with double click in the status bar anymore [Andras Timar]
    60. tdf#91637 EDITING: Crash inserting cross-reference category and number if text in caption has been deleted [Caolán McNamara]
    61. tdf#91641 using kmfl in calc transposes characters when editing existing text [Justin Luth]
    62. tdf#91675 Updated Catalan bundled dictionaries (spellchker, hyphenation, thesaurus) [Andras Timar]
    63. tdf#91697 String in English in macro security dialog [Andras Timar]
    64. tdf#91726 AutoFormat: Crash when using an existing name for a new preset [Julien Nabet]
    65. tdf#91878 UI:no way to set a frame for a vertical orientation. [Caolán McNamara]
    66. tdf#91917 Clicking in the text or using Enter key does not move the cursor anymore [Michael Stahl]
    67. tdf#92061 When opening an RTF file with bracketed \sub or \super in a footnote, the text body is parsed wrongly, and terminates prematurely [Miklos Vajna]
    68. tdf#92275 impress grinds to a total halt as images constantly swapped in [Caolán McNamara]
    69. tdf#92281 FILEOPEN: Only western font is set for symbols in DOC files [Mark Hung]
    70. tdf#92386 Writer crashes in print preview if the document is in two windows [Julien Nabet]
    71. tdf#92425 UI: Page view Sifr icons in status bar do not change [Cassandra Freund]
    72. tdf#92431 Thumbnail not saved/reused when user does not save changes in MS format files [Maxim Monastirsky]
    73. tdf#92438 regression in LibreLogo icon order [László Németh]
    74. tdf#92467 Calc crashes in find and replace dialog when arrow down is used [Caolán McNamara]