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    General for this RC: release configuration

    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 5.4, 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 6.0 will require Windows 7 or newer

    New Features

    An in-progress list of features for this version is available here.

    Reported Bugs

    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 6.0.5 (rc2):

    1. rhbz#1589029 Impress not showing text background in presentation mode [Caolán McNamara]
    2. tdf#43388 Crash (Runtime error) when using SCO (or DEPS) Evolutionary Algorithm Solver [Julien Nabet]
    3. tdf#50613 VIEWING: Scrolling performance slow in files with lots of chart objects [Caolán McNamara]
    4. tdf#68290 EDITING: cursor moves with Enter key [Eike Rathke]
    5. tdf#90190 FILEOPEN : When open the Roundtrip PPTX in LO loss the table cell border line width i.e lnL, lnT, lnR, lnB tag is not exported. [Justin Luth]
    6. tdf#93789 text background color not displayed in slide show [Caolán McNamara]
    7. tdf#95880 Add lock mark on protected sheet tab before tab label [Eike Rathke]
    8. tdf#101798 VIEWING: Text boundaries broken when text is entered (GTK2) [Caolán McNamara]
    9. tdf#101930 Cannot use page up/down keys in read-only mode [Xisco Fauli]
    10. tdf#102907 Blue selection indicator for characters and words does not show when text is rotated 90° [Noel Grandin]
    11. tdf#102928 JPEG image (CMYK?) damaged in the exported PDF [Miklos Vajna]
    12. tdf#103913 LibreOffice changes file extension and mime type of EMF file to .wmf and image/x-wmf [László Németh]
    13. tdf#104199 FILEOPEN: PPTX Table cell borders shouldn't be displayed [Justin Luth]
    14. tdf#113197 FILEOPEN: EMF+ Incorrect lines' height [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    15. tdf#114131 Inserting new rows/columns not disabled in read-only spreadsheet when right-clicking on rows or columns [Xisco Fauli]
    16. tdf#114487 Importing HTML creates questionable named ranges [Justin Luth]
    17. tdf#114710 EDITING: CRASH (Reason=EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION_READ) when paste special contents from particular source.ods as GDI metafile [Dennis Francis]
    18. tdf#114845 FILESAVE: PPTX Incorrect position of shapes after RT [Justin Luth]
    19. tdf#115233 Replacing image resets the crop [Paul Trojahn]
    20. tdf#115353 Status bar displays wrong characters upon load (OpenGL) [Miklos Vajna]
    21. tdf#115816 Sidebar Gallery preview list box context menu has two Insert menu items [Caolán McNamara]
    22. tdf#115890 Assert when using tab to move between controls in the Navigator in the Sidebar [Michael Stahl]
    23. tdf#116195 "Designing with LibreOffice"'s front cover images are not rendered in LibreOffice 6.0.2 [Patrick Jaap]
    24. tdf#116208 Zoom factor, word counter etc. do not update in status bar (with OpenGL) [Miklos Vajna]
    25. tdf#116268 [Writer UI] Set page variable dialog (Insert-Fileds) is sorted alphabetically [Caolán McNamara]
    26. tdf#116543 Crash (fatal error) when attempting a mail merge print ( only the first time the connection is done) [Mike Kaganski]
    27. tdf#116876 Special Character dialog: on resize with a selection from recent or favorite character list, the fields for Unicode Name, "Hexadecimal: U+" value, and the "Decimal:" value pick up incorrect string from the selection on chart (comment 16) [Caolán McNamara]
    28. tdf#117261 External Forms: Form control property connection-resource link-ref contents changed when an odt file is saved [Michael Stahl]
    29. tdf#117335 GIF images fail to display in Impress [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    30. tdf#117522 LibreOffice 6 Calc Column Width after Insert Columns Left [Noel Grandin]
    31. tdf#117537 FILEOPEN: Hang opening a excel file (Windows and all backend except GTK3) [Caolán McNamara]
    32. tdf#117723 Writer crashes every time with a certain large file FILEOPEN [Bjoern Michaelsen]
    33. tdf#117824 Crash in: ScInputHandler::EnterHandler(ScEnterMode) [Caolán McNamara]
    34. tdf#117843 FILEOPEN Image in header in DOCX is shifted downwards [Miklos Vajna]
    35. tdf#117866 LibreOffice hangs if "Select Firefox Theme" dialog is dismissed before theme previews are completely loaded. [Miklos Vajna]
    36. tdf#117879 Formula truncated falsely if the first/middle argument of the function(with two or more significant args) contains a non-constants parameter within array of constants [Eike Rathke]
    37. tdf#117885 FILEOPEN: LibreOffice Incorrectly Calculating Page Size in .doc [Luke Deller]
    38. tdf#117940 Undo doesn't work with 'resize shape to fit text' [Caolán McNamara]
    39. tdf#117981 [GTK3] Editing: Calc cannot select video file [Caolán McNamara]
    40. tdf#118022 Crash when searching record in a form of an external MySQL-database (JDBC-connection) [Julien Nabet]
    41. tdf#118112 Parameter index out of range (1 > number of parameters, which is 0). [Julien Nabet]
    42. tdf#118189 EDITING Crashes on Undo after Cut conditional formatting data [Dennis Francis]
    43. tdf#118316 Numbering in Preview of Caption is Wrong. [Mike Kaganski]
    44. tdf#118412 FILEOPEN: DOC: Incorrect top/bottom page margin [Luke Deller]
    45. tdf#118452 CRASH: Finalized configuration item (Enable multi-threaded calculation) editable in UI [Gabor Kelemen]
    46. tdf#118506 Try to Change the Page Orientation Crashes LibreOffice [Xisco Fauli]
    47. tdf#118547 Lock mark on protected sheet tab disappears when entering wrong password [Eike Rathke]
    48. tdf#118561 External reference not supported as result in the THEN or ELSE paths of an IF jump [Eike Rathke]
    49. tdf#118578 Master Document: insert text from file doesn't work [Michael Stahl]


    This build contains these translation updates: [1]. See credits for each language.