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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 5.4.6 (rc2):

    1. coverity#982189 backward heading search doesn't always work [Caolán McNamara]
    2. ofz#6656 1 isn't a good flag for all elements filled [Caolán McNamara]
    3. ofz#6827 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    4. ofz#6999 check available data len [Caolán McNamara]
    5. ofz#7043 already registered [Caolán McNamara]
    6. ofz#7063 ensure lifecycle [Caolán McNamara]
    7. ofz#7109 infinite regress [Caolán McNamara]
    8. ofz#7121 NamedDBs::insert takes ownership of its argument [Eike Rathke]
    9. ofz#7165 set a recursion limit for svm in svm [Caolán McNamara]
    10. tdf#71339 EDITING sigma icon (sum function) operating on selected range [Eike Rathke]
    11. tdf#90627 Saving presentation results in invalid PPTX file [Szymon Kłos]
    12. tdf#91106 1st Hierarchical level in Styles and Formatting is not alphabetically sorted [Michael Stahl]
    13. tdf#104792 FILESAVE: PPTX: Corrupted File after RT (The element has incomplete child element) [Szymon Kłos]
    14. tdf#106746 copy/pasting revisions copy deleted words [Aron Budea]
    15. tdf#107094 Backward Search of Headings with Navigation Bar Does not Work Always [Caolán McNamara]
    16. tdf#112997 Viewing: only a single of multiple animated gif is rendered [Noel Grandin]
    17. tdf#115407 Impress loses transition sounds and sound instructions [Julien Nabet]
    18. tdf#115539 "Start Slideshow" does not hide notebookbar when in Outline and SlideSorter mode [Xisco Fauli]
    19. tdf#115795 "Get Online Help" under zh-tw locale would be redirected to zh-cn forum [Franklin Weng]
    20. tdf#115853 Custom properties deleted [Julien Nabet]
    21. tdf#116101 Bullets in bulleted list with proportion >100% appear off [Szymon Kłos]
    22. tdf#116163 PPTX: Chart labels are too long [Szymon Kłos]
    23. tdf#116215 Sum button: Calc adds wrong sum formulas if you select more than one row or column [Eike Rathke]
    24. tdf#116238 Notebookbar stays visible during slide show when started from Slides pane [Xisco Fauli]
    25. tdf#116324 Nested IF(IF( without Else path yields #VALUE! [Eike Rathke]
    26. tdf#116474 Undo/redo: The redo of adding caption to an image isn't working: no image [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#116536 FILEOPEN: Bullets are higher than the text [Szymon Kłos]
    28. tdf#116544 EDITING: Inserting Photo Album that includes .MOV causes Crash [Caolán McNamara]


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