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Tell us: how did you discover LibreOffice? Maybe it was via friends/family/colleagues, or perhaps you learnt about it from a magazine or website. Whatever your story, we want to hear it – reply and let us know!

LibreOffice tip of the day: In Calc, you can open a CSV file as a new sheet in the current spreadsheet via Sheet > Sheet from file.

LibreOffice tip of the day: Want to find words containing more than 10 characters? Edit > Find & Replace > Search > [a-z]{10,} > Other Options > check Regular expressions.

LibreOffice tip of the day: Change the basic fonts for the predefined template or current document per Tools > Options > LibreOffice Writer > Basic Fonts. More details here:

LibreOffice tip of the day: Did you know that you can attach comments to portions of text? Just use the shortcut Ctrl+Alt+C.

Students! Get financial support to work on new LibreOffice features, and boost your skills at the same time – take part in the Google Summer of Code 2021, supporting free and open source software projects:

LibreOffice 7.0.5 is now available to download. We're maintaining the 7.0 branch until June, and this update includes over 100 bugfixes and document compatibility improvements:

Calling all Japanese-speaking LibreOffice users! The LibreOffice Kaigi (online) event will take place on Saturday, 12 June. Join users, developers and volunteers to talk about the latest LibreOffice technologies, and future plans:

LibreOffice tip of the day: Make it easy to insert a picture in a Writer template by Insert > Fields > More fields > Functions > PlaceHolder > Image. One click to select an image.

Let's bring new and younger contributors into the LibreOffice community! In January, we announced the "New Generation" project – and to start, we've worked on a flyer that can be distributed in schools and universities:

In February, LibreOffice's QA (Quality Assurance) community fixed 153 bugs. Thanks to everyone who helped out! And you can give them a hand too, by reporting issues and testing fixes – learn more:

Happy weekend, everyone! Got some spare time in the next two days? Give the LibreOffice community a hand, enhance your skillset, and make the software even better for millions of users around the world:

Announcing the winners of the LibreOffice Template Contest with Adfinis, which started in December!

New update: LibreOffice 7.1.1 is now available, with over 90 bugfixes and compatibility improvements. Many thanks to our worldwide community and certified developers for their work on it! Learn more and download:

LibreOffice tip of the day: Want to count words for just one particular paragraph style? Use Edit > Find & Replace > Paragraph Styles, select the style > Find All and read the number from the status bar.

Dive into the tech behind LibreOffice! Tomaž Vajngerl is working on a built-in "Xray" like UNO object inspector, which will help developers to debug issues in the software:

LibreOffice tip of the day: The suite has great extensions to increase your productivity - check them out:

@Archivist @icedquinn @cwebber

Good point,
LibreOffice has a whole team of people working on Documentation, they care about the project enough to create good documentation.

I am guessing as you can also buy copies of the manuals it is a good way to generate income for the project overall.


LibreOffice is the most popular free open source office suite, you can follow their official account at:

➡️ @libreoffice

It includes word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, diagrams etc.

It's available for Linux, Mac and Windows from the official site at

There are also many LibreOffice user groups on the Fediverse:

➡️ @LibreOfficeEs (in Spanish)

➡️ @LaMouetteODF (in French)

➡️ @libreofficebr (in Portuguese)

#LibreOffice #FOSS #FLOSS #Productivity #Libre #Office

Thought LibreOffice was "just" an office suite? Think again! It's a worldwide project and community where anyone can get involved. Join in, build up your skills, and make something awesome – like Rafael Lima from Brazil:

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