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LibreOffice

A free and open-source office suite, comprising programs for word processing, the creation and editing of spreadsheets, slideshows, diagrams and drawings, working with databases, and composing mathematical formulae

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Overview

LibreOffice is a free and open-source office suite, a project of The Document Foundation. It was forked from OpenOffice.org in 2010, which was an open-sourced version of the earlier StarOffice.

LibreOffice uses the international ISO/IEC standard OpenDocument file format (ODF) as its native format to save documents for all of its applications. LibreOffice also supports the file formats of most other major office suites, including Microsoft Office(.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx), through a variety of import/export filters. You can export your work in many different formats including PDF.

It is available in 115 languages.

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System Requirements

#MinimumRecommended
1Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, or Windows 10 | Linux kernel version 2.6.18, glibc2 version 2.5, gtk version 2.10.4 | macOS 10.9 (Mavericks) or higher
2Pentium-compatible PC for Windows & Linux | Intel processor for macPentium III, Athlon or more-recent system for Windows & Linux
3256 MB RAM for Windows & Linux | 512 MB for mac512 MB RAM for Windows & Linux
4Up to 1.5 GB available hard disk space for Windows and Linux | 800 MB for mac
51024x768 resolution with 256 colors

Ratings

Aggregate
4.22 
 5

Capterra4.5 
 5
based on 394 reviews
CNET
Windows
4 
 5
based on 179 reviews
CNET
Windows
4.5 
 5
based on professional's opinion
FileHippo
x32 bit Windows
7.3 
 10
based on 207 reviews
FileHorse
x64 bit Windows
8.6 
 10
based on 70 reviews
FossHub5 
 5
based on 15 reviews
G2CROWD4.4 
 5
based on 96 reviews
Malavida
Windows
8 
 10
based on 41 reviews
PCWorld4 
 5
based on professional's opinion
Softonic
Windows
8 
 10
based on 3504 reviews
Softonic
macOS
7 
 10
based on 244 reviews
Softpedia
x64 bit Linux
4.8 
 5
based on 1376 reviews
Softpedia
x32 bit Windows
3.6 
 5
based on 10794 reviews
TechRadar4.5 
 5
based on professional's opinion
TechSpot4.5 
 5
based on 30 reviews

Developer

The Document Foundation, Star Division(OD)

Written in

C++, Java, Python

Initial Release

25 January 2011

License

MPL v2, Apache v2, LGPL v3+

Categories

Office Suite

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