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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 4.4.5 final (rc2):

    1. bnc#822625 vcl: fix substituting missing glyphs [Miklos Vajna]
    2. bnc#939996 DOCX import: fix left-from-style and first-from-direct [Miklos Vajna]
    3. coverity#1242936 better fail with E_EXIST if rename(3) fails [Stephan Bergmann]
    4. coverity#1311944 logically dead code [Caolán McNamara]
    5. coverity#1315264 DOCX import: rot=90 and vert=vert270 means no text rotation [Miklos Vajna]
    6. collabora#1000018 DOCX import: fix missing paragraph style on footnotes [Miklos Vajna]
    7. i#121407 fix mis-merge [Stephan Bergmann]
    8. i#124638 xmloff: fix Calc header background image saving [Miklos Vajna]
    9. rhbz#1134285 Open a file in a mounted WebDAV drive and LibreOffice asks for user and password [Stephan Bergmann]
    10. rhbz#1242099 [abrt] libreoffice-core: ScXMLExport::WriteAnnotation(): soffice.bin killed by SIGSEGV [Eike Rathke]
    11. rhbz#1247588 hold UNO objects by css::uno::Reference [Stephan Bergmann]
    12. rhbz#1255811 [fix available] Calc: Random Number generator can't be edited and applied for cell location [Eike Rathke]
    13. rhbz#1259746 Writer fails to open correct ODT file from WebDAV share [Stephan Bergmann]
    14. rhbz#1261421 crash on mashing hangul korean keyboard [Caolán McNamara]
    15. rhbz#1264585 check data pilot field name availability [Eike Rathke]
    16. tdf#44621 EDITING: Drag and drop images into Writer opens Draw (OS X >= 10.7) [mmeof2]
    17. tdf#58838 : =A1="" returns TRUE when A1 does not contain a blank [Eike Rathke]
    18. tdf#61908 FILESAVE: XLSX formula cell range is not exported for matrix/array formulas [Eike Rathke]
    19. tdf#63955 CRASH on FILEOPEN .odp presentation. "Bad allocation" -> Crash. 100% reproducible. [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#68787 FILESAVE: DOCX export: Footnote separator line problem [Miklos Vajna]
    21. tdf#76197 Other: OfficeMenuBar no longer takes private menu's in StartModule [Maxim Monastirsky]
    22. tdf#76649 Trend line invisible if first data point is missing x value [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    23. tdf#76845 Other: File > Wizards > Web Pages crashes LibreOffice on Windows [Michael Stahl]
    24. tdf#78111 UI: "Freakout"-behaviour and freeze during resize of docked sidebar [Maxim Monastirsky]
    25. tdf#79018 FILEOPEN: DOCX with a footnote hangs LO on open [Oliver Specht]
    26. tdf#79741 Macro with Find @ Replace crash Calc [Julien Nabet]
    27. tdf#83227 FILESAVE: SolidConverter DOCX - On resave margins and images lost and file size doubled [Miklos Vajna]
    28. tdf#83465 FILEOPEN: RTF - Numbering list number font name not retained [Miklos Vajna]
    29. tdf#85979 Crash: data text to columns [Eike Rathke]
    30. tdf#86024 FORMATTING: Erroneous formatting of certain numbers [Eike Rathke]
    31. tdf#86301 Link to Help Page of Start Center Broken [Andras Timar]
    32. tdf#86374 FILEOPEN: OOXML import in Writer very bad on attached DOCX: graphics and drawing in Word table distorted [Miklos Vajna]
    33. tdf#87500 Freeze with English/Japanese mixture undo [Mark Hung]
    34. tdf#87922 4.4.0.x Automatic font color no longer works [Miklos Vajna]
    35. tdf#87924 FILEOPEN: DOCX - text in shape is wrong direction [Miklos Vajna]
    36. tdf#88402 Sorting: setting "Range contains column labels" is forgotten if any column Label contains a numeric value or is empty (comment 38) [Eike Rathke]
    37. tdf#88831 When OpenGL is enabled, drop-down arrows, check marks, scrollbars etc. are upside down [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    38. tdf#88986 EDITING: Insert Frame dialog shows empty lists for area fill types [Miklos Vajna]
    39. tdf#89031 EDITING - Calc Function suggestion too agressive [Winfried Donkers]
    40. tdf#89245 FORMATTING, FILESAVE: Header and footer background images are not saved [Miklos Vajna]
    41. tdf#89381 ValueSet has rendering issues in RTL interface [Maxim Monastirsky]
    42. tdf#89702 DOCX: Bullet character is large [Miklos Vajna]
    43. tdf#89720 Highlighted comment text with replies have dark color [Miklos Vajna]
    44. tdf#89890 DOCX:bullets picture is big [Miklos Vajna]
    45. tdf#89954 FORMATTING: Autocapitalisation does not happen if the last word in the previous sentence has a comment in the middle of the word [Miklos Vajna]
    46. tdf#90046 RTF import: document that starts with a footnote crashes Writer (also on paste from clipboard) [Michael Stahl]
    47. tdf#90377 MAILMERGE: Option to "Exclude this Recipient" broken [Bjoern Michaelsen]
    48. tdf#90502 CRASH - failed assertion in unittest sw_globalfilter in master build OSX (ImplLogicToPixel) [Caolán McNamara]
    49. tdf#90575 DDE LINK does not work between two documents Writer [Miklos Vajna]
    50. tdf#90609 FILEOPEN XML XLSX causes Calc to terminate [Caolán McNamara]
    51. tdf#90611 Footnote font size imported incorrectly [Miklos Vajna]
    52. tdf#91060 LO impress crashes when opening pptx with comments [Caolán McNamara]
    53. tdf#91278 xlsx formula not importing correctly, with Table structured references in named expressions and MATCH lookup array creation [Eike Rathke]
    54. tdf#91293 Links in Impress Are Removed When Exported to PPTX [Katarina Behrens]
    55. tdf#91554 Calc adds empty style with new style from selection [Maxim Monastirsky]
    56. tdf#91594 FILEOPEN particular MSWORD2008 .docx: misinterprets letters from Symbol font (old bug returns with a twist) [Mark Hung]
    57. tdf#91950 Crash on saving document [Caolán McNamara]
    58. tdf#91969 FORMATTING: Parts of Paragraph Border missing when Border around more than one Paragraph [Zolnai Tamás]
    59. tdf#92379 ODF import: styles with fo:background-color wrongly imported causing wrong frame and paragraph backgrounds [Michael Stahl]
    60. tdf#92404 Web Wizard - no result / crash [Julien Nabet]
    61. tdf#92446 Crash in Windows and Runtime exception on Linux with Basic Clipboard function [Stephan Bergmann]
    62. tdf#92448 CALC: Excel A1 and R1C1 reference syntax can not reference a cell by worksheet names starting with an ASCII digit [Eike Rathke]
    63. tdf#92457 Subformat ;@ changes date input to number [Eike Rathke]
    64. tdf#92505 Unicode character rendering artifacts when substituting missing glyphs [Miklos Vajna]
    65. tdf#92521 FILESAVE: loss of page breaks after saving DOCX [Miklos Vajna]
    66. tdf#92573 Writer crash when attempting to open one file. [Caolán McNamara]
    67. tdf#92586 BASE: Bitmap background rendering problem when not tiled [Miklos Vajna]
    68. tdf#92612 Right-clicking after applying "paint buckets" leads to multiple Undo [Ashod Nakashian]
    69. tdf#92684 Calc Help Conversion document L.O. [Andras Timar]
    70. tdf#92693 EDITING: Function MINUTE() always 1 minute greater than minute in timefield/timestampfield in ReportDesigner [Julien Nabet]
    71. tdf#92749 VLOOKUP not calculated correctly in the large file from Calc 4.4 (hard recalc helps) [Eike Rathke]
    72. tdf#92767 Autofilter on date is locale dependent [Eike Rathke]
    73. tdf#92995 EDITING: Undo of Drag&Drop with annotation/comment object causes crash [Eike Rathke]
    74. tdf#92997 Chart: Data table category view format bad for table of times [Eike Rathke]
    75. tdf#93071 UI: General format: useless trailing zeroes for scientific notation [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    76. tdf#93080 EDITING: For Spanish cell format with the first three letters of a day of week plus date, only for Tuesday (Martes) is not recognized as date. [Eike Rathke]
    77. tdf#93097 General Error. General input/output error with particular pptx file [Miklos Vajna]
    78. tdf#93098 Unexpectedly quit when use Data->Sort (crash) [Eike Rathke]
    79. tdf#93326 Calc: Alt+E,I,D to fill down now (LO 4.4+ ) toggles edit mode [Eike Rathke]
    80. tdf#93358 Copy/paste of a range of cells with IF formula and format set to General causes crash [Eike Rathke]
    81. tdf#93388 Crash when deleting cell contents [Eike Rathke]
    82. tdf#93449 Hyperlink inside .DOC not working in .HTML [Vasily Melenchuk]
    83. tdf#93514 Non free cs_CZ (Czech) thesaurus dictionary [Christian Lohmaier]
    84. tdf#93676 docx: Graph export Offset and mislabelled [Caolán McNamara]
    85. tdf#93895 Problem with AutoCalculate when pasting data from non-adjacent cells [Eike Rathke]
    86. tdf#93919 DOCX import: indent of bullet paragraph is wrong [Miklos Vajna]
    87. tdf#94214 Function FINV exported as "COM.MICROSOFT.F.INV" although it is spec'ed in OpenFormula [Winfried Donkers]
    88. tdf#94249 EDITING: Calc sort crashes [Eike Rathke]
    89. tdf#94573 invalid encoding in hyph_zu_ZA [Julien Nabet]