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    General for this Release Candidate: parallel installation

    • This build is in release configuration
    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 5.3, 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 5.4 will be made available as 64bit version in addition to the 32bit version. Installing the 64bit version requires Windows Vista or newer, the 32bit Version runs on Windows XP or newer
    • Note: LibreOffice 5.4 will be the last codeline to support Windows XP or Vista - later versions will require Windows 7 or newer.

    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.


    The full list of people who have collaborated in this release is here.

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed compared to 5.4.5 (rc1):

    1. ofz#4728 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    2. ofz#4753 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    3. ofz#4767 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    4. ofz#4817 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    5. ofz#4848 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    6. ofz#4872 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    7. ofz#4971 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    8. ofz#5007 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    9. ofz#5235 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    10. ofz#5435 sw: fix SwCache::Insert() stale pointers [Michael Stahl]
    11. ofz#5909 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    12. ofz#6064 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    13. ofz#6112 wrong start off sets for korean KSC5601 table [Caolán McNamara]
    14. ofz#6173 check index before use [Caolán McNamara]
    15. ofz#6300 abrt [Caolán McNamara]
    16. ofz#6450 use the rule name, not the rule itself [Caolán McNamara]
    17. ofz#6576 check border param len [Caolán McNamara]
    18. rhbz#304121 debugedit prints: canonicalization unexpectedly shrank by one character [David Tardon]
    19. rhbz#1541486 Base table creation dialog window title is shown in different languages [Stephan Bergmann]
    20. rhbz#1546997 [fix available][ALL_LANG except zh,ko] Text overlap observed in libreoffice applications on search bar [Caolán McNamara]
    21. tdf#72440 Function Wizard Range Selection Resulted in #REF Error [Laurent BP]
    22. tdf#88802 Editing Labels - label wizard allows incomplete or erroneous field names to be inserted into layout window [ekuiitr]
    23. tdf#90799 Create absolute sheet references instead of relative when clicking while building formulas [Laurent BP]
    24. tdf#97614 Impress Remote does not work with LibreOffice 5 [Rostislav Kondratenko]
    25. tdf#103690 macOS: libreoffice crash on startup, VCL thread mutex condition [Tor Lillqvist]
    26. tdf#108005 Writer hangs several seconds after saving [Stephan Bergmann]
    27. tdf#110357 Impress table looses selection when click on Increase \ decrease font button [Tamás Zolnai]
    28. tdf#113755 Crash in: SfxSlotPool::GetSlotPool(SfxViewFrame *) from 5.4.0, even 5.3.6 in Windows (no steps) [Michael Meeks]
    29. tdf#114596 External forms for a database doesn't save data - closing form with dataloss [Michael Stahl]
    30. tdf#114731 Firefox themes cannot be installed, it finds nothing [Julien Nabet]
    31. tdf#114815 Crash in: take_gil on paste from clipboard in Windows [Michael Stahl]
    32. tdf#114820 FILEOPEN XLSX VLOOKUP/HLOOKUP gives Error:504, with a reference to an external xlsx file cells [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    33. tdf#114821 FILEOPEN PPTX: In some files bar chart data labels are incorectly positioned [Szymon Kłos]
    34. tdf#114833 Dutch locale: date input without year (pattern D-M) displays as dd-mm-yy, while with year (pattern D-M-Y) displays as ISO yyyy-mm-dd [Eike Rathke]
    35. tdf#115046 Autofilter is disabled prematurely [Eike Rathke]
    36. tdf#115162 FILEOPEN XLSX SUMIFS, AVERAGEIFS, COUNTIFS, MAXIFS, MINIFS functions give Error:504, with reference to external xlsx files cells [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    37. tdf#115369 Icons for the cell's shadows positions are inverted [Caolán McNamara]
    38. tdf#115382 Hungarian users need better access to apostrophe [László Németh]
    39. tdf#115383 writer can't open File from CD-ROM [Aron Budea]
    40. tdf#115493 matrix formula wrong calculation from names, also wrong saving of names [Eike Rathke]
    41. tdf#115506 FORMATTING: Crash in: XPropertyList::Count() when selecting "Pattern" button in "Background" tab in "Table Properties" window [Tamás Zolnai]
    42. tdf#115530 Conditional formatting isn't updated when formula is updated (XLSX) [Aron Budea]
    43. tdf#115710 Use of WEBSERVICE within a macro in CALC raises an "Illegal argument" exception [Eike Rathke]
    44. tdf#115719 DOCX import: lack of Word 2013-style increased spacing for paragraph with anchored objects [Miklos Vajna]
    45. tdf#115783 Copy and paste in table: lost character formatting of original text [Miklos Vajna]
    46. tdf#115859 PPTX/XLSX/DOCX Chart number format export is missing [Szymon Kłos]
    47. tdf#115866 ErrCode() Warning strings not translated and "Warning" word missing [Caolán McNamara]
    48. tdf#115873 Shape selected in navigator is not selected in the main window [Miklos Vajna]
    49. tdf#115883 SAXException: [word/document.xml line 2]: unknown error on opening DOCX [Miklos Vajna]


    This build contains these translation updates. See credits for each language.