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How can I make LibreOffice look better?

You’re missing the libreoffice-gtk3 package for integration with your GTK+ theme.
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How do I install the latest version of Libre Office?

There are 3 ways. From the repositories - (Older version, not recommended): To install Libre Office just run this command: sudo apt-get install libreoffice or open Software Centre and search for "...
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How can I make LibreOffice look better?

There are some style packages available: libreoffice-style-crystal libreoffice-style-galaxy libreoffice-style-hicontrast libreoffice-style-human libreoffice-style-oxygen libreoffice-style-sifr ...
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How can I get 3D transitions for LibreOffice Impress?

Try installing the transitions by running sudo apt-get install libreoffice-ogltrans in terminal. The transitions should be installed
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How can I make LibreOffice look better?

To have a more appropriate look, you can install the Sifr icon theme : sudo apt-get install libreoffice-style-sifr After install, open Libreoffice and go to Tools → Options and select Sifr icons and ...
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Why does my LibreOffice look like a 90s Linux GUI?

You can improve LibreOffice's looks and integration into elementary OS by adding the libreoffice-gtk3 package. You might also like the libreoffice-style-elementary package that includes better ...
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Install Libreoffice 6.0 and new elementary OS icons

Just install libreoffice-style-elementary from the distro repositories. You don’t need to uninstall your distro-packaged LibreOffice for the version downloadable from libreoffice.org. After you ...
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Install Libreoffice 6.0 and new elementary OS icons

Here my fast reply: Step 1 Remove the installed version of Libreoffice sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice-core && sudo apt-get autoremove Step 2 Download Libreoffice 6.0 archive ...
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LibreOffice Won't Open when installed by Appcenter

I also had this problem installing LibreOffice from appcenter. Solved uninstalling it with appcenter and installing (also with appcenter) separatedly the Libreoffice applications (writer, spreadsheets....
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LibreOffice 5 PPA installation

Solved it. It was actually very simple and my fault. Coming from arch, i don't know how ubuntu based systems are supposed to work. I just installed the repository version of libreoffice and then added ...
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LibreOffice 5 PPA installation

Open terminal and run the following commands: To install LibreOffice 5 : sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/libreoffice-5-0 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install ...
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How can I change the language of the LibreOffice's interface to Spanish?

To change user interface language in libreoffice: Make sure the language pack is installed. For this,open "Language & region " in system settings. Click on comple install under "install missing ...
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LibreOffice 5.1 looks weird

LibreOffice are moving from Gtk2 to Gtk3, it's not complete yet and buggy. And the toolbar does not use the correct css class that's why. The same issue in other distros/themes. Screenshot using ...
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Can't install/remove, upgrade/update ANYTHING

It looks like the version of Libre office you try to install cannot work together with the version of Open Office you have. Try to boot into the recovery mode and fix broken packages from there. To ...
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I cannot get LibreOffice Impress to start

Installing libreoffice-impress standalone seems to not bring all the required packages for it to look properly (and I suppose work properly as well?): So I suggest removing LibreOffice Impress, and ...
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Installed Libreoffice by adding the Libreoffice PPA - now system is broken

Okay, this is weird I just ran it again to get the error message and it has actually fixed my system now. Can anyone advise how it would suddenly fix itself. Literally haven't changed anything and the ...
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Cannot reinstall Libreoffice in Appcenter (broken uninstall ?)

Do you want to mark as answered please, so people facing similar can try: sudo apt-get install libreoffice-writer
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Cannot reinstall Libreoffice in Appcenter (broken uninstall ?)

Ok, so I didn't know the exact name of the package, but apt-get install libreoffice-writer helped and re-linked everything in app center.
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Sorting files in different maps (folders)

You can change the behaviour of program such as gedit that use the Gtk+3 filechooser by changing the dconf setting org.gtk.Settings.FileChooser.sort-directories-first using dconf-editor or from the ...
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Why does my LibreOffice look like a 90s Linux GUI?

I asked myself the same thing. For a distro like Elementary Os - which makes the look & feel a priority point, the integration of Libre Writer is simply ugly. I use Ghost Writer + Pandoc + ...
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Libreoffice 6: no text shown in Juno version

Install libreoffice-gtk3 and libreoffice-style-elementary. Then go to preferences and select Elementary as default icons. Also use Elementary icons as your default system icons.
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SOLVED: New to Linux, Trying to install Libre Office

Libre office should be in the Elementary App Center. In case it is not, from the terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa sudo apt-get update This will add the repository in your ...
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Problem with LibreOffice Installation

If you have a program you have installed that gives you a problem, try this: sudo apt-get purge libreoffice sudo apt-get -f install sudo apt-get install libreoffice sudo apt-get -f install ...
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Firefox and Libreoffice UI is broken

I am not sure of why it could happens, but try the following : Install Gnome Tweak Tools sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool Then launch it : gnome-tweak-tool And make sure that everything in ...
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How can I change the language of the LibreOffice's interface to Spanish?

In Debian: sudo apt-get install libreoffice-l10n-es
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How can I change the language of the LibreOffice's interface to Spanish?

tools -> options ->Language Settings -> language you can change the language to the language you want and you installed
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