LibreOffice is a powerful office suite; its clean interface and powerful tools let you unleash your creativity and grow your productivity. LibreOffice embeds several applications that make it the most powerful Free & Open Source Office suite on the market: Writer, the word processor, Calc, the spreadsheet application, Impress, the presentation engine, Draw, our drawing and flowcharting application, Base, our database and database frontend, and Math for editing mathematics.
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Modern text editor Writer possesses all the necessary capabilities of desktop publishing tools. It is easy to learn, but powerful enough to make the book including, in addition to text, images, tables of contents, and more.
Need everyone the spreadsheet. Beginners will enjoy them in a simple, intuitive interface, professionals will appreciate the extensive functionality. You can import data from a corporate database, and then analyze and process them.
A great tool to create spectacular multimedia presentations that include 2D and 3D graphics, transitions, animations, and more. Page templates will simplify the preparation of your materials. And downloading ready-made templates, you can save even more time.
You need to draw a quick sketch, a complex plan diagram or chart? Draw your service. You need to do technically with a drawing or a poster with a page size up to 300 cm? This will cope admirably Draw.
Powerful desktop database, aimed at a wide range of users from various industries. You can create new database using the built-in wizard, and create tables, queries, forms, reports and more.
Built-in LibreOffice equation editor can be used in all types of documents. Allows you without excessive efforts be formatted mathematical and scientific formulas. Formulas can include various indices, mathematical functions, integrals, systems of equations and matrices.
Installation into Linux Mint 13/14/15/16/17/17.1/17.2:
First download the archive from the official website. Don't forget to download the required language.
Now remove installed version. Run the following command in the terminal:
sudo apt-get purge libreoffice*
Unpack the downloaded archive:
Enter in to the folder using the terminal and run the following command
sudo dpkg -i *.deb
Repeat this procedure first with the office, then with the language pack.
Congratulations, LibreOffice 5.0 installed.