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Easy to use, flexible to integrate! Collabora Online for educationπŸ‘Œ

Visit our brand new information page to find out why #CollaboraOnline is a great solution for #homeschooling, universities, and schools.


#privacy #gdpr

LibreOffice Calc tip of the day: Want to sum a cell through several sheets? Refer to the range of sheets e.g. =SUM(Sheet1.A1:Sheet3.A1)

Power up! Take the next step from being a LibreOffice user – become part of the community that makes it happen, like Felipe Viggiano and Zhenghua Fong. You can learn new skills, build up experience, and have fun too:

Check out the thousands of people who've contributed to LibreOffice over the years – many of them volunteers: – And then find out how you can join them, build up your skills, and meet new people

Submitted (and got merged) my first "patch" to @libreoffice

The fix itself is quite minor: rewording a few sentences and fixing typos. But I am pretty #proud because of how much work it is to get setup with a dev environment, and to understand the submission process of such a massive #FLOSS project. Phew!

Fingers crossed it's not my first _and last_ commit to the project πŸ˜„

Tech time! Discover what's going on "under the hood" in LibreOffice. TomaΕΎ Vajngerl on behalf of Collabora Office is working on a UNO object inspector, which will make it easier to develop macros and extensions:

LibreOffice tip of the day: To print the notes of your slides in Impress, go to File > Print > Impress tab and select Notes under Document > Type.

It's tantalisingly close... 😍 LibreOffice 7.1 will be released in a few weeks, and our community is putting the final touches to it! Help them to polish the new features and iron-out any bugs before release:

Job available: Join the LibreOffice Team as a Development Mentor, 20-40 hours per week, working remotely. You'll help to attract new contributors to LibreOffice, bring them onboard, and support their work as they improve the software for millions of users:

@libreoffice Been using LibreOffice for years and years. Installed the latest version from Debian testing and they had a donation button in the app. Just set up a 4 USD/mo subscription. Here's to hoping that LibreOffice remains maintained into the future.

LibreOffice 7.1 is just around the corner! It's due to be released in early February – and before then, you can help our QA (Quality Assurance) community to test it and make sure it's rock-solid:

Need help with LibreOffice? Or want to become a power-user? Check out our extensive documentation, in many languages – created by our awesome worldwide community! See here:

We are glad to announce Collabora Office 6.2-27 🌻

This #CollaboraOffice #LTS #desktop update has fixes & improvements related to
πŸ“ PDF signature verification
πŸ”’ password removal &
πŸ˜€ Emoji font support

Find all the details here:

#privacy #ownyourdata

Quiz time! How many file and document formats can LibreOffice open? Take a guess, and then watch this video to find out...

FOSDEM 2021 is coming up – and LibreOffice is taking part! It's the biggest meeting of free and open source software developers (and online this year). Check out our devroom for talks about the technology behind LibreOffice:

New year, new skills, new people! Get involved with the LibreOffice project, and build up your skillset for future career options. And also have fun meeting and sharing knowledge with people in the community! Start here:

Expand your skills for a future career in technical writing and/or translation! Join our documentation and localisation projects – like the Czech LibreOffice community, which has just finished translating the Calc Guide:

2021 begins! And for LibreOffice, this means a new major release (7.1) of the software in early February, along with technical talks at FOSDEM: Happy new year, everyone!

LibreOffice - like many open source productivity tools - is built on libraries from the Document Liberation Project. These libraries help you to access data in unsupported and proprietary file formats, giving you back control:

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