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    • 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. On the other hand, the list of annoying bugs fixed 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 6.1.3 (rc2):

    1. bnc#779630 DOCX import: fix loss of free-form text in date control [Miklos Vajna]
    2. coverity#1436015 corrected Snake Algorithm [ekuiitr]
    3. ofz#7802 revert "infinite loop" [Caolán McNamara]
    4. ofz#10879 stay inside sSecStr bounds [Caolán McNamara]
    5. ofz#10994 move the reset of trailing fly paras to before redline processing [Caolán McNamara]
    6. ofz#11125 pass param len around [Caolán McNamara]
    7. rhbz#1645905 Libreoffice Calc crashing with certain ods spreadsheet files [Luboš Luňák]
    8. tdf#48140 Remove uno calls from xlsx import [Eike Rathke]
    9. tdf#55058 EMF+ List of EMF import bugs with examples [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    10. tdf#62268 FILEOPEN: Optimum row height should be recalculated with "style:use-optimal-row-height='true'" [Vasily Melenchuk]
    11. tdf#72987 [firebird db integration] big-endian LibreOffice unable to open little-endian embedded firebird db (found 2944.512, support 11.2) [Rene Engelhard]
    12. tdf#102186 MS PowerPoint with Chart shows hidden data labels when opened in Impress [Markus Mohrhard]
    13. tdf#104579 FILEOPEN DOCX: Inconsistent pie chart color [Markus Mohrhard]
    14. tdf#105143 DOCX import: shape has incorrect position when it's intentionally outside the page rectangle [Miklos Vajna]
    15. tdf#105444 Extra blank lines inserted at end of Comments in DOCX on save when text added in document before comment (steps in Comment 8) [Stephan Bergmann]
    16. tdf#106084 EMF+ images from OOXML document are not rendered correctly LibreOffice [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    17. tdf#107240 EDITING Insert > Date | Time inserts some content into protected cells [Xisco Fauli]
    18. tdf#107586 FILEOPEN: XLSX - Chart sheet tab color not imported [Markus Mohrhard]
    19. tdf#108022 FILESAVE DOCX: One column chart is exported instead of two [Markus Mohrhard]
    20. tdf#108027 FILEOPEN XLSX: The column descriptions of a column chart disappear [Markus Mohrhard]
    21. tdf#108104 [FILEOPEN DOCX] Chart data series with custom fill are displayed incorrectly in DOCX files created with MS Word 2013 [Balazs Varga]
    22. tdf#111313 Crashed in Calc Macro (Basic) [Stephan Bergmann]
    23. tdf#112520 FILESAVE: RTF: Shapes inside another shape disappear after RT [Miklos Vajna]
    24. tdf#113848 Sidebar: Changing page orientation of user-defined size let disappear the page [Ilhan Yesil]
    25. tdf#113898 Cross-Document reference in array formula using FIND/ISERROR does not work [Eike Rathke]
    26. tdf#114738 EMF+ rendering problems [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    27. tdf#114836 FILEOPEN: Chart height is different than before [Markus Mohrhard]
    28. tdf#115067 (ODT --> DOCX) Non-breaking spaces vanish while in centered paragraphs [Mike Kaganski]
    29. tdf#115296 FILEOPEN: Paragraph borders are non-continuous on paragraphs with paragraph spacing [Armin Le Grand]
    30. tdf#115317 EDITING: Unable to paste URL when editing a cell [Paul Trojahn]
    31. tdf#116931 Objects Anchored "To Cell, Resize with Cell", Move and Scale when Cell's Position is Changed [Armin Le Grand]
    32. tdf#116989 FILEOPEN: DOCX: Text does not wrap around floating table in footer (disable conversion of tables in footers to floating) [Mike Kaganski]
    33. tdf#117108 'Master View' button is displayed after re-displaying the sidebar [Xisco Fauli]
    34. tdf#117761 Snake Algorithm unable to display accurate layout. [ekuiitr, Miklos Vajna]
    35. tdf#117784 "Bullets and Numbering" menu does not show any dialog [Caolán McNamara]
    36. tdf#118086 FILEOPEN: FORMATTING occasionally wrong row height [Vasily Melenchuk]
    37. tdf#118393 FILESAVE: DOCX Export loses header/footer [Serge Krot]
    38. tdf#118573 Process Soffice.bin does not stop at x64 Windows shutdown/logoff when Quickstarter is used from LO 6.0 [Mike Kaganski]
    39. tdf#118747 Table paste from specific .ods to Writer adds two empty rows above so table looks emtpy [Vasily Melenchuk]
    40. tdf#118820 FILEOPEN ODT: Table background doesn't fill the entire table [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#119020 Icons are corrupted on Windows when scaling UI 150% and higher, with some OpenGL dependency [Jan-Marek Glogowski]
    42. tdf#119065 Formatting: Last bullet of the bullet list is disappearing after removing a item from the bulleted list using backspace [Mark Hung]
    43. tdf#119080 pocheck utility needs an update [Andras Timar]
    44. tdf#119235 UI: Interactive gradient tool is broken [Michael Stahl]
    45. tdf#119266 Nodes don't expand on double click in the Customize dialog [Muhammet Kara]
    46. tdf#119564 [BASE] Copy/Paste problem with hidden column in Table [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    47. tdf#119617 FILEOPEN PPTX Text box setting "Resize shape to fit text" not imported correctly [Balazs Varga]
    48. tdf#119623 Deleting shared formula group top cell does not re-establish listeners for the remaining (group) formula cell(s) (steps in comment 5) [Eike Rathke]
    49. tdf#119648 Crash if I click on Fontwork Shape: Arch Left, Arch Right (Pour or Curve). [Michael Meeks]
    50. tdf#119700 Links to external HTML files updated wrong [Eike Rathke]
    51. tdf#119790 When printing to PDF, existing file with different file name in the target folder gets overwritten (GTK3-only) [Caolán McNamara]
    52. tdf#119885 DOCX: Horizontal spacing of font "Open Sans" differs from Word [Mike Kaganski]
    53. tdf#119945 Impress/Draw hangs/crashes when exiting while editing formula [Xisco Faulí]
    54. tdf#119997 UI FILEOPEN Slide toolbars not visible when opening a slideshow saved in slide sorter view [Caolán McNamara]
    55. tdf#120038 Missing arrow from Gallery [andreas kainz]
    56. tdf#120115 Crash in: SfxItemSet::GetItemState [Bjoern Michaelsen]
    57. tdf#120158 Impossible to paste special in Writer from Calc in Libreoffice 6.1.x in some UI languages - the dialogue caption says "unknown source" [Julien Nabet, Stephan Bergmann]
    58. tdf#120176 Text appears as white on first launch (hard to see) [heiko tietze]
    59. tdf#120188 In Writer document when a text is highlighted and right click+Character is selected the resulting window is too wide and cannot be resized [Caolán McNamara]
    60. tdf#120204 Scalable brackets: nodes with fractions and square roots are resized when updated <F9> [Jan-Marek Glogowski]
    61. tdf#120261 gtk3_kde5: Crash with file dialog when Java extension "WollMux" is installed [Michael Weghorn]
    62. tdf#120277 Special Character dialog doesn't appear in Online [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#120334 Crash when closing dialog Position and Size [Caolán McNamara]
    64. tdf#120410 Inserting of Page Breaks is Possible if Spreadsheet is in Read-only Mode [Xisco Fauli]
    65. tdf#120426 Outline/Chapter Numbering Dialog can only accept one level (GTK3) [Caolán McNamara]
    66. tdf#120432 Date, Time and Formulas Can be Inserted in Read-only Spreadsheets [Xisco Fauli]
    67. tdf#120491 Exporting as epub inserts line that fails most content submission checks [Miklos Vajna]
    68. tdf#120513 LibreOffice Calc warning message when opening an XLSX file is misleading [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    69. tdf#120515 Re-pagination starts for every save (making saving quite slow) [Miklos Vajna]
    70. tdf#120525 percent linespacing <100% bug with fonts with big descent [AlicVB]
    71. tdf#120551 DOCX: Wrong position of grouped drawing objects (see comment 7) [Miklos Vajna]
    72. tdf#120612 [LOCALHELP] Edit DDE link has no Help page or ID [Caolán McNamara]
    73. tdf#120651 Character position arrow hotkey reversed (only 6-1) [Caolán McNamara]
    74. tdf#120677 Freezes when I open a ODT document [Mike Kaganski]
    75. tdf#120689 FILESAVE Roundtripped XLSM opens with recovery in Excel [Eike Rathke]
    76. tdf#120691 Firebird Migration of Existing Database Error on Importing Table Name with space (multiword handling) [Tamas Bunth]
    77. tdf#120703 Bugs found by PVS-Studio static analyzer [Mike Kaganski]
    78. tdf#120706 Crash in: SbxArray::Count() when trying to call a WinAPI function [Mike Kaganski]
    79. tdf#120713 Firebird Form-Based Filter search with checkbox values of "1" or "0" fails. [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    80. tdf#120728 crash in report editing: insert page number in footer while header is active [Armin Le Grand]
    81. tdf#120764 gtk 3.24/Wayland: Toolbar popups not working when a tooltip is visible [Maxim Monastirsky]
    82. tdf#120807 Crash on Crl+Shift+F10 in F5 floating Navigator page number field [Jan-Marek Glogowski]
    83. tdf#120879 UI: "New Snap Object" dialog box needs Help/Ok/Cancel button order changed [Xisco Fauli]
    84. tdf#120928 Windows: quickstart --killtray does not work [brinzing]
    85. tdf#120988 Cannot set zoom >= 1000% in "Zoom & View Layout" dialog (gen and gtk2) [Caolán McNamara]
    86. tdf#121005 Crash in: ( only 6.1 ) [Caolán McNamara]
    87. tdf#121073 "Presenter Console shortcuts" link is dead in online help [Olivier Hallot]
    88. tdf#121083 EDITOR UI Hatch background color not read back from editor [Tamás Zolnai]
    89. tdf#121097 UI: Incorrect behaviour in Date and Time dialog [Caolán McNamara]
    90. tdf#121131 Compiler plugins won't build with Ubuntu 18.04 [Stephan Bergmann]
    91. tdf#121181 InputBox/MsgBox: title/text is truncated [Caolán McNamara]
    92. tdf#121188 forms controls are created with "input required" set to yes by default [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    93. tdf#121198 CRASH in SdrPage::GetPageNum() [Xisco Fauli]
    94. tdf#121200 Cannot copy from Writer to the Text Box in Draw [Caolán McNamara]
    95. tdf#121203 Date forms are not showing dat [Miklos Vajna]
    96. tdf#121205 chart: multiline chart title in presentation not supported [Vasily Melenchuk]
    97. tdf#121229 Black box blinking inside the scrollbar of the special character dialog (gtk/gen) [Caolán McNamara]
    98. tdf#121238 UI: Page border line size is set to 5 pt by default (would expect 0,05 pt) (gen/gtk) [Caolán McNamara]
    99. tdf#121260 FILESAVE: Using "Excel A1" formula syntax in LibO Calc options results in charts losing their link to source data if the worksheet is saved in .xlsx format [Eike Rathke]
    100. tdf#121267 SIDEBAR: border cell color isn't shown (white box) [Maxim Monastirsky]
    101. tdf#121276 KDE5: Can't save minimized presentation [Michael Weghorn]
    102. tdf#121288 Save on Sharepoint results in always locked file [Mike Kaganski]
    103. tdf#121325 4-argument form of Mid() BASIC function broken in 6.x (worked in 5.x and OO) [Stephan Bergmann]
    104. tdf#121415 “Font” page opens instead of “Statistics” page after staying on it and closing it [Caolán McNamara]
    105. tdf#121432 Pressing twice on the "Help" button causes LibreOffice application to crash when the focus is on one of the tabs on Properties window [Caolán McNamara]
    106. tdf#121547 UI: File Reload dialog size not right (gen/gtk) [Caolán McNamara]
    107. tdf#121591 CRASH: Print Preview fails if cursor inside Floating frame [Xisco Faulí]
    108. tdf#121607 Crash when closing a document (being the only active) while being prompted for data source password [Caolán McNamara]
    109. tdf#121644 Pressing on the "Reset" button when the writing focus is on the "Value" input field of a property causes LibreOffice to crash on Properties - Custom Properties [Caolán McNamara]
    110. tdf#121647 font list box preview certain malformed TTF fonts crash LO -- when receiving ShouldUseWinMetrics() handling [Xisco Fauli]
    111. tdf#121648 FILEOPEN: EMF+: Wrong displaying of string, drawed with DrawDriverString record [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    112. tdf#121695 comments: after editing Position and Size, arrow points to cell A1 [Caolán McNamara]


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