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Is there a way to turn off LibreOfficeUpdate via terminal?

Good morning everyone. I administrate few MacBook laptops (in remote locations). We control the versions of software that we allow users to use for compatibility issues. But end users nag as to ...
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PowerPoint presentations won't open on mac but I can see their preview on Finder. It says password-protected but it is NOT password-protected

Below is the powerpoint presentation I am trying to view. I can see it through Finder, as you can see below, but when I try to open it on OpenOffice or LibreOffice I get the dialog below. Again this ...
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Numbers v3.1: Automatically link URLs in spreadsheet?

I've inherited a spreadsheet that has a loooong column (thousands) of URLs, all unclickable. I'd like to make them clickable. I have tried the following: Highlighting the column. Select column, ...
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LibreOffice error: “Either another instance of LibreOffice is accessing your personal settings or your personal settings are locked”

When I try to open LibreOffice, I get the following error: Either another instance of LibreOffice is accessing your personal settings or your personal settings are locked. Simultaneous access ...
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How to remove the “…(pg #)” in the table of contents

I am wondering how I would remove the .....(pg #) at the end of lines so that it can be formatted correctly for the kindle. Ex. Chapter 1 5 I want to go to Chapter 1
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Does LibreOffice work on OS X 10.9 Mavericks?

I rely heavily on LibreOffice and am hesitant to upgrade unless I can be as sure as possible that LibreOffice (Writer) will run. Can anybody confirm that the software works and does not crash on ...
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whitespace printing as backticks in Libreoffice and PDF

When I print from LibreOffice (spreadsheet and wordprocessor) or from Preview using a PDF generated from a Word document or from Libreoffice, I get backticks appearing on the printout where there are ...
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Is there any terminal tool to convert from ODT to PDF/PS?

There is unoconv for Linux. I am looking something similar for Mac. I think no such a program exists.
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What to use on OS X Lion: OpenOffice.org, LibreOffice or NeoOffice?

I was quite surprised to discover that both releases and beta versions of LibreOffice and OpenOffice.org do crash on OS X 10.7 when you try to access the preferences screen. I even payed to get a ...
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How can I alter the spotlight category spreadsheets to include ODS

In Lion, the "All My Files" smart folder in finder is based on spotlight search categories. While I can see how from System Preferences->Spotlight->Search Results I can alter the order of these as ...
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How to deactivate the welcome screen in LibreOffice for Mac?

LibreOffice for mac - by default - starts with a welcome screen. While this might be useful to some, it also results in resume not working in Lion (I assume). No previous documents are being opened. ...