Releases/7.6.0/RC1

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    Installation

    Windows

    • LibreOffice 7.6 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.

    Collaborators

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

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed compared to 7.6.0 Beta1:

    1. cid#1532366 uninitialized scalar variable [Caolán McNamara]
    2. cid#1532367 unused value [Caolán McNamara]
    3. cid#1532368 unchecked dynamic_cast [Caolán McNamara]
    4. cid#1532377 dereference before null check [Caolán McNamara]
    5. cid#1532384 out-of-bounds read [Caolán McNamara]
    6. cid#1532474 uninitialized scalar field [Caolán McNamara]
    7. cid#1532475 out-of-bounds access [Xisco Fauli]
    8. Template:Cool sw: fix infinite loop when changing document language [Michael Stahl]
    9. ofz#59902 integer-overflow [Caolán McNamara]
    10. ofz#60384 direct-leak [Caolán McNamara]
    11. i#41037 reject URLs containing unencoded NUL characters [Stephan Bergmann]
    12. tdf#38742 Pushpins/Favourites in recent menu and start center [Andreas Heinisch]
    13. tdf#43671 VIEWING: CJK Emphasis marks not showing in slideshow [Khaled Hosny]
    14. tdf#48707 FILESAVE overline automatic color incorrect in pdf [Khaled Hosny]
    15. tdf#52577 Right-hand part of vowel signs disappear when reordering numeric diacritics in Graphite font [Khaled Hosny]
    16. tdf#54768 Asking to restore image to original size gets wrong size when the image is clipped [Tibor Nagy]
    17. tdf#73537 Comments in Calc don't show author and date unlike Writer [Balazs Varga]
    18. tdf#78232 Embedding PyGal SVG gives black box, but inkscape has no trouble [Xisco Fauli]
    19. tdf#86630 MENU: Easily insert page number into header/footer with extended menu Insert [Aron Budea]
    20. tdf#90507 Tools - AutoCorrect - Apply converts non-empty "Default Paragraph Style" paragraphs to "Text Body" PS --even when no [M] options are selected [Seth Chaiklin]
    21. tdf#97717 SVG opacity value of below 0.30 not visible [Xisco Fauli]
    22. tdf#100680 FILEOPEN DOCX Image anchored as character + long word wrapped differently [Justin Luth]
    23. tdf#106556 Add functionality that highlights all directly formatted text [Heiko Tietze]
    24. tdf#107718 Some of old Hangul not rendering faithfully in vertical layout [Khaled Hosny]
    25. tdf#107787 Gradients steps don't save [Regina Henschel]
    26. tdf#113290 RTL: Animations that work letter-by-letter dont show diacritics during animation [Khaled Hosny]
    27. tdf#114432 Tangut character aligned incorrectly in vertical layout [Khaled Hosny]
    28. tdf#115321 Vertical Japanese text lines with emphasis mark above in odt exported to PDF is shown a quarter font height lower than the normal lines, and no emphasis mark is shown [Khaled Hosny]
    29. tdf#118087 FILEOPEN SVG with greyscale filter opens with colors [Xisco Fauli]
    30. tdf#122676 FORMATTING Currency Negative Values does not Correctly Apply (*) with a Space [Czeber László Ádám]
    31. tdf#122735 Entering a group does not make the other objects paler / dimmed anymore [Armin Le Grand (allotropia)]
    32. tdf#125154 writer calculation using variable within table does not work with formated numbers [Michael Stahl]
    33. tdf#128192 Tools > AutoCorrect > Apply only applies AutoCorrect Options on "Default paragraph style" - but should apply for all paragraph styles [Seth Chaiklin]
    34. tdf#129810 Fullwidth comma should be compressed in the document [Khaled Hosny]
    35. tdf#132246 Shapes with blur effect in an SVG aren't rendered correctly [Xisco Fauli]
    36. tdf#133560 FILEOPEN DOCX Direct font name/formatting not read from docx file for empty paragraph (last paragraph only) (fine for DOC) [Mike Kaganski]
    37. tdf#138504 Support viewing and setting "Decorative" flag on objects marked as such in MS Word [Michael Stahl]
    38. tdf#141058 PPTX to PDF: Images from deeper layers (covered by other objects) aren't omitted, and their decorative flag is ignored. [Michael Stahl]
    39. tdf#141969 Bold handling in docx table [Mike Kaganski]
    40. tdf#142437 Applying autocorrect wordlist changes sub-strings for Marathi [Baole Fang]
    41. tdf#143877 [EMF+] Missing EmfPlusDrawCurve implementation (it is using cardinal spline) [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    42. tdf#145130 Changing an LO Draw's background gradient color resets its gradient type, angle, and other properties [Regina Henschel]
    43. tdf#145651 FILESAVE OOXML write error if using default colour for chart legend background from sidebar [Tünde Tóth]
    44. tdf#145896 Bad SVG interpretation [Xisco Fauli]
    45. tdf#146346 FILEOPEN: DOCX: paragraphs between the body and the footnote are gone [László Németh]
    46. tdf#146547 UI Editing Editable section in read-only document does not mark document modified [Michael Stahl]
    47. tdf#146626 Crash in macOS Calc on font size operation on multi-monitor setup [Patrick Luby]
    48. tdf#147514 How many copies you want of something should not be hidden in the print dialog [Heiko Tietze]
    49. tdf#148263 Calc: "Sheet" -> "Rows" is not very clear that it's about deleting [Julien Nabet]
    50. tdf#150124 LibreOffice prints SVG elements that it should not [Xisco Fauli]
    51. tdf#150494 missing default value for LanguageTool "Base URL" [Mike Kaganski]
    52. tdf#151548 No access to FormField controls in StarBASIC/VBA [Justin Luth]
    53. tdf#151946 Opening spreadsheet very slow [Noel Grandin]
    54. tdf#151968 Squiggly lines cover misspelled Arabic words [Khaled Hosny, خالد حسني]
    55. tdf#152046 DOCX Incorrect document layout [Justin Luth]
    56. tdf#152048 Wrong rendering of underline for justified Arabic/Persian text with kashida [Khaled Hosny]
    57. tdf#152231 FILESAVE PDF PAC tool reports "Text object not tagged" error with comment in margin [Michael Stahl]
    58. tdf#152235 FILESAVE PDF PAC tool reports "Text object not tagged" error with PDF watermark [Michael Stahl]
    59. tdf#152484 UI Images Decorative flag should disable Description text box when enabled [Michael Stahl]
    60. tdf#152575 Comments in margin missing depending on combination of settings in Print and PDF export dialogs (see comment 14) [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    61. tdf#152576 Accessibility check from status bar is not updated in real time, not even on save [Balazs Varga]
    62. tdf#152723 NatNum12 modifier, in the Spanish locales that have comma as decimal separator, the format spell out point not coma. [Julien Nabet]
    63. tdf#153437 Cancelling insertion of a line insert a shift after column I [Czeber László Ádám]
    64. tdf#153440 Unexpected behavior when typing Emojis in RTL paragraph [Khaled Hosny]
    65. tdf#153487 Cannot set top-left original theme color to text in shape from set "Theme colors" [Regina Henschel]
    66. tdf#153517 CALC - wrong time value when using the autofill function and minutes are entered (not for 00 min) [Eike Rathke]
    67. tdf#153721 Rename "Move Chapter Up/Down" to "Move Heading+Text Up/Down" in Navigator [Seth Chaiklin]
    68. tdf#154131 Add option to not detect numbers in scientific notations (like 1E1 or 5E2) at text paste / import [Laurent Balland]
    69. tdf#154168 FILESAVE: Export selection to .PNG without transparency fails [Paris Oplopoios]
    70. tdf#154349 Cannot set certain decimal values for character style font body size [Mike Kaganski]
    71. tdf#154451 UITest: enable oneprocess mode [Xisco Fauli]
    72. tdf#154521 selecting bookmarks in Navigator triggers selectionChanged event before the selection [László Németh]
    73. tdf#154932 A11Y sidebar: No warning about missing media object description [Balazs Varga]
    74. tdf#154933 Rename "Text body" to "Body text" [Seth Chaiklin, Maxim Monastirsky]
    75. tdf#154943 Accessibility checker warns about missing alt text of decorative-flagged image [Balazs Varga]
    76. tdf#154951 Accessibility checker does not warn about missing alt text of grouped shapes [Balazs Varga]
    77. tdf#154981 A11Y sidebar: No warning about missing signature line object description [Balazs Varga]
    78. tdf#154996 Help pages about dialogs should provide instructions for the Tabbed UI [Olivier Hallot]
    79. tdf#155031 [LOCALHELP] Document style indicator in Help [Nay Catina Dia-Schneebeli]
    80. tdf#155041 A11Y sidebar: No warning about missing form control description [Balazs Varga]
    81. tdf#155086 Impress and Draw use green (accent 1) default for shapes and lines [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    82. tdf#155143 LibreOffice Apps crashes when scrolling document with the mouse on 4K screen [Julien Nabet]
    83. tdf#155182 XHTML-Export: Min-Width is set to 0cm together with bullets [Franklin Weng]
    84. tdf#155187 Newly inserted / deleted tables are not coloured when tracking changes. [László Németh]
    85. tdf#155244 Blue background when exporting spreadsheet as XHTML [Svante Schubert]
    86. tdf#155342 Show insertion/deletion of table columns in the Manage Changes dialog [László Németh]
    87. tdf#155376 Poor performance in Calc UI when using Keyboard Viewer [Noel Grandin, Patrick Luby]
    88. tdf#155402 FILEOPEN XLSX CELL() function gives different value compared to Excel with filename parameter [Balazs Varga]
    89. tdf#155404 Toolbar: choosing a color in the color picker opens the Area dialog [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    90. tdf#155462 Scrollbar tooltips not shown anymore when dragging thumb; ShowScrollBarTips option doesn't work [Mike Kaganski]
    91. tdf#155479 MCGR: clumsy export of linear gradient to SVG [Armin Le Grand (allotropia)]
    92. tdf#155503 Add quick fix action to set document title [Balazs Varga]
    93. tdf#155505 Group issues in a11y sidebar [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    94. tdf#155526 Moving average trend line equation on chart does not show period and R^2 [Laurent Balland]
    95. tdf#155685 CRASH: after undoing deletion with extended select all and table at end [Michael Stahl]
    96. tdf#155690 FILEOPEN DOCX Bookmark in the first table of a page starts one letter later than in Word [Michael Stahl]
    97. tdf#155699 MRU should show pinned items first [Andreas Heinisch]
    98. tdf#155706 Page number dialog should have OK as default button (so Enter work) [Aron Budea]
    99. tdf#155726 Calc - change the location of the 'Sort by Color' option in the automatic filter menu [Julien Nabet]
    100. tdf#155728 A11y sidebar: Update issue list after fixing an issue [Balazs Varga]
    101. tdf#155733 SVG: Mask applied to the wrong object [Xisco Fauli]
    102. tdf#155735 SVG: add support for feColorMatrix [Xisco Fauli]
    103. tdf#155747 Writer crash when you delete/insert a new column and then select to accept the change [László Németh]
    104. tdf#155750 Error activating object General OLE error, private:factory/scalc as floating frame target [Caolán McNamara]
    105. tdf#155791 export of default impress slide master to svg fails with General Error [Caolán McNamara]
    106. tdf#155794 with NVDA running, loading a document via remote UNO connection may hang in SetWindowTextW [Michael Stahl]
    107. tdf#155810 Justified Arabic text has gaps between characters in presentation mode [Khaled Hosny]
    108. tdf#155814 SVG: use + clip-path doesn't work [Xisco Fauli]
    109. tdf#155819 SVG: marker not displayed [Xisco Fauli]
    110. tdf#155823 A specific list item does not continue numbering after save-and-reload since 7.4 [Mike Kaganski]
    111. tdf#155827 MCGR FILESAVE PPTX axial and linear mixed color and transparency gradient is wrong in export [Regina Henschel]
    112. tdf#155833 svg import inverses rows of checkerboard colored image [Xisco Fauli]
    113. tdf#155847 Manage multiple table column changes [László Németh]
    114. tdf#155852 MCGR FILESAVE PPTX export of stepped gradient has wrong colors [Regina Henschel]
    115. tdf#155863 The image stays cropped, but stretches to the size of original image, thus becomes distorted. [Tibor Nagy]
    116. tdf#155871 ReqIF export produces invalid XML (missing closing li element) for a list [Mike Kaganski]
    117. tdf#155875 [LOCALHELP] - Writer - Help pages about dialogs should provide instructions for the Tabbed UI [Olivier Hallot]
    118. tdf#155901 MCGR: Adding gradient to user palette or setting a border changes last stop offset to 1 [Regina Henschel]
    119. tdf#155913 MCGR: Transparency gradient must not have steps ("Increment" in UI) [Armin Le Grand (allotropia)]
    120. tdf#155932 SVG: g with clipPath doesn't work [Xisco Fauli]
    121. tdf#155945 DOCX: After a section break, a paragraph has an unexpected indentation in Writer [Mike Kaganski]
    122. tdf#155951 crash with XTextRange::getString() [László Németh]
    123. tdf#156015 Mark unimplemented arguments of BASIC Shell function as such [Olivier Hallot]
    124. tdf#156016 FILEOPEN: SVG: General Error opening file [Paris Oplopoios]
    125. tdf#156018 SVG: css style fails with element inside element [Xisco Fauli]
    126. tdf#156023 Add visual hints (scroll and highlight) when fixing an accessibility check issue [Balazs Varga]
    127. tdf#156028 Background color is lost after import. [Tibor Nagy]
    128. tdf#156031 Clicking on a11y check status bar icon should open a11y check sidebar deck [Balazs Varga]
    129. tdf#156032 Document section is not removed when there is no more item in it [Balazs Varga]
    130. tdf#156034 SVG: css style not inherit from parent of parent [Xisco Fauli]
    131. tdf#156038 SVG: > in css selector [Xisco Fauli]
    132. tdf#156050 Multiple squiggly lines under misspelled words in text boxes [Khaled Hosny]
    133. tdf#156066 (SVG-filters) [META] SVG filters [Xisco Fauli]
    134. tdf#156068 SVG: Add support for feOffset filter [Xisco Fauli]
    135. tdf#156077 Hidden frames in document [Michael Stahl]
    136. tdf#156078 In a DOCX, right-aligned number is not exported to PDF [Mike Kaganski]
    137. tdf#156084 PRINTING Snowflake UTF symbol (U+2744) isn't printed/exported as PDF [Khaled Hosny]
    138. tdf#156090 "Counting" and "Start at" are reversed in "Settings of Footnotes and Endnotes" dialog box [Julien Nabet]
    139. tdf#156091 BASIC IDE or Development Tools crash when expanding the + of 'Background' of master page [Mike Kaganski]
    140. tdf#156094 "Avoid footnotes" issue does not have a "Go to" button [Balazs Varga]
    141. tdf#156096 A11Y sidebar: Highlighted image keeps focus even after clicking elsewhere [Balazs Varga]
    142. tdf#156101 Thesaurus supposedly enabled, but grayed out in UI [Caolán McNamara]
    143. tdf#156112 Footnotes and endnotes can be hyperlinked by drag-and-drop from Navigator, but link is not functional [Jim Raykowski]
    144. tdf#156128 Drawing objects can be hyperlinked by drag-and-drop from Navigator, but link is not functional [Jim Raykowski]
    145. tdf#156134 Missing "Go to" action for "Simulated numbering" issue type [Balazs Varga]
    146. tdf#156136 Missing "Go to" action for "Text contrast too low" issue type [Balazs Varga]
    147. tdf#156151 PRINTING: Chinese characters rendering overlaps when no printer configured [Khaled Hosny]
    148. tdf#156155 Writer frame styles don't export draw:fill="none" to ODF [Michael Stahl]
    149. tdf#156167 SVG: css should be case insensitive [Xisco Fauli]
    150. tdf#156168 SVG: Incorrect style inherit from parent [Xisco Fauli]
    151. tdf#1552354 update page number wizard help page [Olivier Hallot]

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