How to connect ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors 5.2 to your ownCloud or Nextcloud

How to extend ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors functionality

ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors is an open source app for editing documents, spreadsheets, and presentations offline, distributed under AGPLv3 license.

The new version of ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors offers a lot of new, very demanded, features and usability enhancements, all to offer a better user experience. Here is the list:

  • Bookmarks and internal hyperlinks;
  • Automated numbering;
  • New content controls settings;
  • Layout tab and cell settings on the right panel in the spreadsheet editor;
  • Interface language settings.

Besides, now you are able to connect ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors to your favorite cloud storage platform like ownCloud and Nextcloud for document collaboration.

Installing ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors 5.2 in LinuxMint

There are three ways to do it:
Follow this guide to install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editorsfrom repository:
Install ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editorsas a snap packageusing this tutorial:
Run ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editorsas AppImage:
Connecting ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors 5.2 to ownCloud or Nextcloud
Step 1. Click “Connect to cloud” on the left side panel, and then choose the ownCloud, or Nextcloud icon.

How to connect ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors 5.2 to your ownCloud or Nextcloud

Step 2. Specify the URL of your cloud office, and click the “Connect now” button.
Step 3. Enter an username/email and a password to sign in to your account.

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