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    • 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 critical bugs still contained in this version is available from Bugzilla. On the other hand, the list of critical bugs fixed in this version is available from Bugzilla.

    See also the full list of reported bugs since branching.


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

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed compared to 7.6.2 RC1:

    1. cool#7254 crash on double click of value set item in bullets and numbering [Caolán McNamara]
    2. ofz#62935 avoid negative numbers in olHanglJaso [Caolán McNamara]
    3. tdf#48083 FILEOPEN PPT: Slide Background Fill is none instead of slide color (PPTX fixed in 5.2) [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    4. tdf#51510 FILESAVE: Exporting documents with embedded SVG (e.g. QR code) to doc or docx converts the image to low-resolution pixel graphics [Tomaž Vajngerl, Darshan-upadhyay1110]
    5. tdf#89178 Mail merge does not change the merge fields in files (when saved as individual documents) to plain text [Mike Kaganski]
    6. tdf#97710 SVG import cant fill overlapped polyline [Xisco Fauli]
    7. tdf#99822 FILEOPEN: Floating table objects in tables horizontal position relative to margin is wrong in Writer [Miklos Vajna]
    8. tdf#100034 Impossible to persistently remove print-range restrictions in .xlsx spreadsheet [Rafael Lima]
    9. tdf#100584 With an RTL sheet, make added sheets RTL as well [Andreas Heinisch]
    10. tdf#101376 Wordcount Beanshell macro execution causes crash [Patrick Luby]
    11. tdf#103064 Introduce a comment style [Maxim Monastirsky]
    12. tdf#106057 General input/output error loading pdf file (because of multiple trailers which is valid per PDF specification) [Mike Kaganski]
    13. tdf#112287 FILEOPEN DOCX Text frame moves to the top, pushing regular text to the bottom of the page in a DOCX document created with Microsoft Word [Justin Luth]
    14. tdf#123983 Read Error if embedded images are not into the Pictures directory [Thorsten Behrens]
    15. tdf#124675 CRASH: after moving the content down and undoing [Michael Stahl]
    16. tdf#126449 Tables in DOC document are overlapping (one floating multipage table-in-table-in-table) [Miklos Vajna]
    17. tdf#128437 FILEOPEN: Cell in table is displayed on next page [Michael Stahl]
    18. tdf#128966 Writer table: Center Vertically shows some rows as Align Top (click-in restores until next fileopen) (see comment 10) [Michael Stahl]
    19. tdf#132605 Connector dialog does not allow negative value for Line Skew [Regina Henschel]
    20. tdf#133870 Page wrap and anchoring changes copy/paste using Windows clipboard (since 6.4) [Mike Kaganski]
    21. tdf#137523 Part of the footer of the first page is not shown at doc opening even is visible at save [Michael Stahl]
    22. tdf#139141 Make Field > Date (variable) the default and rename [Heiko Tietze]
    23. tdf#141198 EDITING Cycle case with change tracking doesn't work on the word under the text cursor [László Németh]
    24. tdf#141457 Statistics button doesn't works in Calc's tabbed compact UI [Justin Luth]
    25. tdf#141828 KF5 VCL PLUGIN: Wrong cursor for handle of configurable shapes [Michael Weghorn]
    26. tdf#144092 FILEOPEN PPTX: Empty table rows appear with lower height [Sarper Akdemir]
    27. tdf#146984 Lost page break: Image in frame jump to second page on DOCX export (fine with DOC) [Justin Luth]
    28. tdf#148959 Calc: Transparency of axis font not saved [Miklos Vajna]
    29. tdf#149598 "Format cells" dialog does not remember size [Andreas Heinisch]
    30. tdf#150316 FILESAVE: PPTX: Incorrect indent after RT [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    31. tdf#150639 Master Slides sidebar opens with zero width [Mihai Vasiliu]
    32. tdf#151059 Can't type "^" character with AltGr+3 using Slovenian keyboard, opening Gallery instead [Caolán McNamara]
    33. tdf#151188 Area-Fill color in Sidebar is not selected on click on the 1st element [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    34. tdf#151919 Forms - Tablecontrol: Content of numeric fields becomes invisible when moving cursor from new row to rows above [Caolán McNamara]
    35. tdf#152675 font clipped at top pixel row at certain zoom-levels (kf5 and qt5 with Cairo, gtk3) [Aron Budea, Caolán McNamara]
    36. tdf#153519 heap-use-after-free involving SwContentTree::m_aUpdTimer during UITest_sw_navigator [Noel Grandin]
    37. tdf#153613 FILEOPEN DOCX: export puts page break before textbox, instead of after [Justin Luth]
    38. tdf#154129 FILEOPEN DOCX: framePr anchored to text, not page when unspecified [Justin Luth]
    39. tdf#154142 Crash in: SfxUndoManager::SetMaxUndoActionCount(unsigned __int64) [Caolán McNamara]
    40. tdf#154198 TABLE: Second + second-last v-borders hidden in RTL documents after saving as DOCX and reopening [Miklos Vajna]
    41. tdf#154454 Incorrect numbering in Show Changes mode [Matthew Kogan]
    42. tdf#154775 Part of document missing when opened from an email [Michael Stahl]
    43. tdf#155040 FILEOPEN RTF Floating table is overlapped by subsequent non-floating ones [Miklos Vajna]
    44. tdf#155177 Writer: Widow/orphan behaviour not reliably predictable [Michael Stahl]
    45. tdf#155512 PPTX import doesn't import unused master slides [Henry Castro]
    46. tdf#155682 DOCX with big pictures causes endless loop [Miklos Vajna]
    47. tdf#155756 UI Properties sidebar not displaying height over 100 and can't modify field over 100 [Caolán McNamara]
    48. tdf#155846 Change tracking error while moving a column. [László Németh]
    49. tdf#156033 Picture Content Control usage with QT5/KDE interface [Michael Weghorn]
    50. tdf#156146 FILEOPEN ODT Paragraphs have greater indent than in 7.5 [Michael Stahl]
    51. tdf#156306 tagged PDF export of odt document runs in a loop (hangs) [Michael Stahl]
    52. tdf#156525 Save as > HTML or direct gif export loses drawing objects, charts and formulas as invalid gif [Noel Grandin]
    53. tdf#156539 Fontwork with transparency won't be visible in presentation mode with Skia Raster [Patrick Luby]
    54. tdf#156565 FILESAVE PDF Using tabulator inside a link results to a PAC2021 "Inconsistent entry found" error [Michael Stahl]
    55. tdf#156593 FILEOPEN PPTX: image shown in full instead of cropped [Balazs Varga]
    56. tdf#156599 Error message when load a form. System works correct after confirming the message [Jean-Pierre Ledure]
    57. tdf#156724 Document layout changed in PDF export: content overlaps footnote [Michael Stahl]
    58. tdf#156756 Icon sizes for the toolbar don't correspond to the actual sizes of icons [Noel Grandin]
    59. tdf#156847 Transparency in drop-down lists Line and Width on Sidebar [Noel Grandin]
    60. tdf#156881 Background padding is green on with Skia/Metal [Patrick Luby]
    61. tdf#156902 FILEOPEN PPTX: graphics not shown (edit mode and presentation mode) [Regina Henschel]
    62. tdf#156985 SUM() with mixed formula and value cells may give slightly inaccurate result [Eike Rathke]
    63. tdf#157005 Floating table view glitches while inserting lines [Miklos Vajna]
    64. tdf#157028 FILESAVE PDF Tagged PDF export makes file size grow significantly [Michael Stahl]
    65. tdf#157038 Auto Spell Checker Prevents Cell Selection Right Click [Justin Luth]
    66. tdf#157067 "Character styles" panel is not showing highlighting color style [Khaled Hosny]
    67. tdf#157119 Third part of multi-page floating tables [Miklos Vajna]
    68. tdf#157131 CRASH: after pasting all and undoing [Michael Stahl]
    69. tdf#157132 LibreOffice 7.6.0 copying of formulas in writer table – relative distance of cells in formula not preserved after copying to other lines [Xisco Fauli]
    70. tdf#157145 PDF/UA Paragraph border generates "Path object not tagged" error in PAC tool [Michael Stahl]
    71. tdf#157164 Frame > Position and Size > Vertical Position preview does not show red line for baseline anymore [Noel Grandin]
    72. tdf#157168 MetricSpinButton ignores out-of-range value instead of limiting to range [Caolán McNamara]
    73. tdf#157182 Crashes when exporting a certain presentation as PDF in Archival format PDF/A-1b [Michael Stahl]
    74. tdf#157260 Test connection is not using the port specified in connection string for PostgreSQL using 5432 instead [Julien Nabet]
    75. tdf#157263 DOCX of 3 pages opens 4 pages for split table [Miklos Vajna]
    76. tdf#157289 FILESAVE DOCX: Saving curved arrow shape works all right in 7.2 but not in 24.2 [Regina Henschel]
    77. tdf#157299 Calc crashes when accessing cells containing a sumif formula with NVDA [Michael Weghorn]
    78. tdf#157318 Named ranges defined at the sheet level are not exported to XLSX [Rafael Lima]
    79. tdf#157360 Offline Help (DE) triggers contact attempt to to [Olivier Hallot]
    80. tdf#157388 LibreLogo sqrt undefined [Julien Nabet]
    81. tdf#157394 Inserting cross references doesn't work anymore [Miklos Vajna]
    82. tdf#157397 PDF export: Hyperlinks will be interchanged if there is a form control in document [Michael Stahl]
    83. tdf#157442 Redlining of a misspelled word disappears when you write an erroneous word with a number after it [László Németh]
    84. tdf#157465 SQL query produces no output in database with external HSQLDB driver (Windows-only) [Julien Nabet]
    85. tdf#157492 Missing change tracking when insertion rows during drag & drop in Writer. [László Németh]
    86. tdf#157515 Crash on clicking Reset when modifying Background presentation style (gtk3) [Caolán McNamara]
    87. tdf#157517 possible regression in PDF/UA export: PDF/UA identifier missing when PDF/A also used [Michael Stahl]
    88. tdf#157532 ProjectionMode PERSPECTIVE for extruded custom shapes not possible via BASIC macro [Julien Nabet]
    89. tdf#157565 The Font Color chooser does not show color names any more since 7.6 [Patrick Luby]
    90. tdf#157568 After deleting the content of a cell by pressing the delete key, Orca still speaks the content. [Noel Grandin]
    91. tdf#157571 FILEOPEN: DOCX: Incorrect blank space after table [Miklos Vajna]
    92. tdf#157572 FILEOPEN: DOCX: Incorrect position of text frames inside pseudo-table because of wrong vAnchor default [Justin Luth]
    93. tdf#157573 FILEOPEN: Incorrect text frame position [Miklos Vajna]
    94. tdf#157574 FILEOPEN: DOCX: Two pages document is displayed in one page [Justin Luth]
    95. tdf#157590 HANG: opening file with floating table [Miklos Vajna]
    96. tdf#157593 PDF export: Document is blank after exporting [Miklos Vajna]
    97. tdf#157613 Crash - Database Form - editing size of grid control causes hang requiring forced kill - SKIA raster rendering on (by default) [Patrick Luby]
    98. tdf#157643 Saving to HTML a table with a wide horizontal border between rows, produces extra tr elements [Mike Kaganski]
    99. tdf#157679 PPTX: Default custom text is shown in slideshow or when exporting to PDF [Xisco Fauli]
    100. tdf#157680 Impress export corrupted pdf on MacOS [Patrick Luby]
    101. tdf#157686 UI freezes after setting new master password [Noel Grandin]
    102. tdf#157703 FILESAVE PDF: Since LO 7.6.0 Beta1, Numbered headings result to a Acrobat / PAC2021 "Lbl / LBody" errors [Michael Stahl]
    103. tdf#157726 Making a Base report with chart generates "General error" [Caolán McNamara]
    104. tdf#157784 In libreoffice calc, the names of the sheets are displayed in opposite direction now, which is annoying. [Andreas Heinisch]
    105. tdf#157786 DAY, MONTH, YEAR functions are one day off for date+time before epoch / null-date day [Eike Rathke]
    106. tdf#157797 ifna() returns #VALUE! if the input is a sum of a N/A value and another text cell [Eike Rathke]
    107. tdf#157817 PAC gives "Invalid use of a "P" structure element" with title of multi page TOC [Michael Stahl]
    108. tdf#157820 Command line argument does not accept Windows \\?\ path prefix [Mike Kaganski]
    109. tdf#157826 MariaDB, direct Connection, Windows-Server: Data could be read by Base through Tools → SQL, but not by the GUI (table, form …) [Mike Kaganski]
    110. tdf#157849 EDITING: crash on "Set Character Spacing" with custom value when hitting Enter (GTK3) [Caolán McNamara]
    111. tdf#157897 Calc: linked files adding print ranges with each update [Andreas Heinisch]
    112. tdf#157937 EDITING Cycle case with change tracking freezes Writer [László Németh]
    113. tdf#157966 "Fit to page" option makes printed formula huge [Mike Kaganski]
    114. tdf#157988 EDITING Fix cycle case on a selected word during change tracking [László Németh]
    115. tdf#158038 General input/output error when trying to open PDF in macOS appstore version [Christian Lohmaier]


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