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    General for this Beta: parallel installation

    • This Beta release will install in parallel to your existing LibreOffice installation.


    • LibreOffice 6.1 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 6.1.0 Beta1

    1. coverity#708674 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    2. coverity#1435837 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    3. coverity#1435838 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    4. coverity#1436013 unintended sign extension [Caolán McNamara]
    5. coverity#1436014 silence Dereference null return value [Caolán McNamara]
    6. coverity#1436017 DEADCODE [Michael Stahl]
    7. coverity#1436018 dereference after null check [Caolán McNamara]
    8. fdo#77750 Calc charts in .xls cause Excel to crash [Luboš Luňák]
    9. lp#390983 protect one-time creation in ScGlobal::Get(Case)Collator() by a mutex [Luboš Luňák]
    10. i#58183 blacklist ocDBSum for calc's threading [Luboš Luňák]
    11. i#118213 blacklist ocExternal for calc's threaded calculations [Luboš Luňák]
    12. rhbz#1589029 Impress not showing text background in presentation mode [Caolán McNamara]
    13. tdf#33689 Date format problem using the Dutch (NL) localization [Eike Rathke]
    14. tdf#38225 Unable to change name of a custom style [Mike Kaganski]
    15. tdf#50613 VIEWING: Scrolling performance slow in files with lots of chart objects [Caolán McNamara]
    16. tdf#58134 Reset Button in Options Dialogues does not Work with all Options [Olivier Hallot]
    17. tdf#77444 Opening document by double-click waits a long time [Tor Lillqvist]
    18. tdf#87199 [a11y] merging cells crashes writer [Caolán McNamara]
    19. tdf#93789 text background color not displayed in slide show [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#94121 WIKIHELP: Code role paragraphs appear with the same background color as tables [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    21. tdf#96918 Rounding display error for 15 digits integers [Eike Rathke]
    22. tdf#98094 NAVIGATOR: Unable to drag header in 'Content View', if first was tried to drag a header with all Categories visible. [Jim Raykowski]
    23. tdf#100756 FileOpen: Opening documents via LibreOffice (from other applications) [Noel Grandin]
    24. tdf#101798 VIEWING: Text boundaries broken when text is entered (GTK2) [Caolán McNamara]
    25. tdf#101915 F11 shortcut should put focus to control sidebar content panel of Styles and Formatting deck (or back in document on closing the panel) [Jim Raykowski]
    26. tdf#102907 Blue selection indicator for characters and words does not show when text is rotated 90° [Noel Grandin]
    27. tdf#102928 JPEG image (CMYK?) damaged in the exported PDF [Miklos Vajna]
    28. tdf#106702 FILESAVE: PDF: Only first page's background is exported [Miklos Vajna]
    29. tdf#107867 Crash when working with form [Eike Rathke]
    30. tdf#109190 Auto Optimal View gives jarring experience [Justin Luth]
    31. tdf#111080 Edit form, use 'replace with' to change the type of control - nothing happens [Julien Nabet]
    32. tdf#111988 README and Download page System requirements are wrong for OSX - states 10.8 supported, but requires minimum 10.9 [Xisco Fauli]
    33. tdf#112501 Pivot table: popupbuttons are placed on wrong cells imported from XLS [Caolán McNamara]
    34. tdf#113143 FILESAVE PDF: wrong position of a JPEG image on exported notes page [Miklos Vajna]
    35. tdf#114487 Importing HTML creates questionable named ranges [Justin Luth]
    36. tdf#114710 EDITING: CRASH (Reason=EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION_READ) when paste special contents from particular source.ods as GDI metafile [Dennis Francis]
    37. tdf#115007 Add a number formatting option (for using in Format() BASIC function, and in Calc number format) to spell number, like in NUMBERTEXT extension [László Németh, Eike Rathke, Mike Kaganski]
    38. tdf#115284 Shortcut and behaviour of fullscreen mode on Mac [Tor Lillqvist]
    39. tdf#116268 [Writer UI] Set page variable dialog (Insert-Fileds) is sorted alphabetically [Caolán McNamara]
    40. tdf#116498 Wrong font metrics with Font "DIN Light" [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    41. tdf#116552 Pivot table shortcuts for moving the current field into the "Row" area [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#116642 [HELP] Incorrect description of the COUNTIFS function [Olivier Hallot]
    43. 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]
    44. tdf#116916 Icon themes missing on LibreOffice Vanilla from macOS appstore [heiko tietze, Heiko Tietze]
    45. tdf#117013 Table of Illustration doesn't take figures [Nickson Thanda]
    46. tdf#117172 Image context menu Save fails to do anything [Marco Cecchetti]
    47. tdf#117372 can't sort columns past blank row [Eike Rathke]
    48. tdf#117410 UI: Settings in PDF Options not remembered for next export [Matteo Casalin]
    49. tdf#117446 Firebird: Migration: LibO hangs with data type Binary[VARBINARY] OR Binary(fix)[BINARY] AND data in hsql column exceeds new column size ( 8000 bytes ) [Julien Nabet]
    50. tdf#117481 no images in buttons in Database pane in main database window [Rizal Muttaqin]
    51. tdf#117503 FILESAVE: DOC: Incorrect page break added after RT [Miklos Vajna]
    52. tdf#117537 FILEOPEN: Hang opening a excel file (Windows and all backend except GTK3) [Caolán McNamara]
    53. tdf#117601 Crash in: on merge cells in writer with TDF .debs on Debian 9 [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#117615 Defaulting to Elementary for gtk isnt a good idea [heiko tietze]
    55. tdf#117628 Crash after closing Media Player after opening and applying file (kde4 and gen) [Caolán McNamara]
    56. tdf#117712 [OLH] Closing installed help with <Alt>+<F4> crashes LO [Caolán McNamara]
    57. tdf#117819 error displaying some integer values if number of decimals is forced to more than 15 [Eike Rathke]
    58. tdf#117821 Editing: Forms: Replace control menu selection image button places wrong control type on form (combo box) [Julien Nabet]
    59. tdf#117824 Crash in: ScInputHandler::EnterHandler(ScEnterMode) [Caolán McNamara]
    60. tdf#117843 FILEOPEN Image in header in DOCX is shifted downwards [Miklos Vajna]
    61. tdf#117850 Quitting LibreOffice on macOS while About dialog is open causes process to get stuck consuming CPU [Tor Lillqvist]
    62. tdf#117859 [GTK3] Crash in welded "Tab color" dialog. [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#117862 crash on save user profile [Caolán McNamara]
    64. tdf#117864 Fails to cut copy or paste chart elements from the content menu [Caolán McNamara]
    65. tdf#117866 LibreOffice hangs if "Select Firefox Theme" dialog is dismissed before theme previews are completely loaded. [Miklos Vajna]
    66. tdf#117872 LO61b1: On macOS in Impress slide show does not run full screen [Tor Lillqvist]
    67. 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]
    68. tdf#117884 Tables in 6.2 Rendered Incorrectly [Mark Hung]
    69. tdf#117885 FILEOPEN: LibreOffice Incorrectly Calculating Page Size in .doc [Luke Deller]
    70. tdf#117915 Bullet Tooltips Describe Wrong Symbol [Julien Nabet]
    71. tdf#117933 [LOCALHELP] Help pages for MAXIFS and MINIFS [Olivier Hallot]
    72. tdf#117940 Undo doesn't work with 'resize shape to fit text' [Caolán McNamara]
    73. tdf#117949 'Break'ing loaded SVG example creates obstacles in form of missing parts in gradients [Armin Le Grand]
    74. tdf#117969 Light Magenta and Dark Magenta don't have Key ID in standard color palette . [Gabor Kelemen]
    75. tdf#117981 [GTK3] Editing: Calc cannot select video file [Caolán McNamara]
    76. tdf#117984 Crash when cutting an 3d object in Draw [Armin Le Grand]
    77. tdf#117991 [GTK3] Preview doesn't get updated when changing the values in Chapter Numbering [Caolán McNamara]
    78. tdf#118037 FILEOPEN: Hidden text is displayed at import time [Miklos Vajna]
    79. tdf#118042 LibreOffice crashes after clicking "Target in document" button in the Hyperlink dialog [Julien Nabet]
    80. tdf#118068 Impress crashes when the New Slide toolbar command is used [Caolán McNamara]
    81. tdf#118070 LibreOffice fails to build with GLM GLM_GTX_bit is an experimental extension [Louis Sautier]
    82. tdf#118110 Sidebar: mouse wheel should work with the shapes desk [heiko tietze]
    83. tdf#118112 Parameter index out of range (1 > number of parameters, which is 0). [Julien Nabet]
    84. tdf#118113 MAILMERGE: Conditionally hidden section leads to anchoring to wrong page [Michael Weghorn]
    85. tdf#118115 Help page doesn't open from Signature Line dialog [Gabor Kelemen]


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