Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Re-Connecting LO Base to an SQL DB

2013-03-01 Thread Alexander Thurgood
On 02/28/2013 08:17 PM, Girvin R. Herr wrote: Hi Girvin, Just a note: Why do you think you need httpd? Unless you are running a web server (http://www...) on your computer, you should not need httpd installed! I am not running a web server, do not have httpd running, and the computer

[libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread David B Teague sr
Hi I just downloaded an excel file from http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxfacts/displayafact.cfm?Docid=205 The file is the excel version of Historical Source of Revenue as Share of GDP. The newest, recommended version of LO opens the file as gibberish: LibreOffice Version 3.6.5.2 (Build ID:

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Dries Feys
David, This works just fine with LO 4. Of course, there might be other issues. (win 7 64 bit, i7, 8Gb ram) Met vriendelijke groeten, Salutations distinguées, Kind Regards, DRIES FEYS CORPORATE SERVICES • Specialist Software Developer T +32 56 43 42 45 • F +32 56 43 44 46 • dries.f...@tvh.com

RE: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread V Stuart Foote
Opens flawlessly with LO 4.0.1 rc1 on Win7, 64bit From: David B Teague sr [davidbtea...@comporium.net] Sent: Friday, March 01, 2013 8:18 AM To: users@global.libreoffice.org Subject: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file. Hi I

[libreoffice-users] Re: [libreoffice-documentation] Re: Getting Started v4.0 full book now available

2013-03-01 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) The Getting Started Guide is ready as a full book but it would be a huge help if people could download the Pdf of it from https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Documentation/Publications and check it looks fine.  Perhaps check a few of the Table-of-Contents links and other links (probably

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Jay Lozier
On 03/01/2013 09:18 AM, David B Teague sr wrote: Hi I just downloaded an excel file from http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxfacts/displayafact.cfm?Docid=205 The file is the excel version of Historical Source of Revenue as Share of GDP. The newest, recommended version of LO opens the file as

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Don C. Myers
No problem opening it on Ubuntu 12.10 with LibreOffice 4.0.0.3. On 03/01/2013 09:40 AM, Dries Feys wrote: David, This works just fine with LO 4. Of course, there might be other issues. (win 7 64 bit, i7, 8Gb ram) Met vriendelijke groeten, Salutations distinguées, Kind Regards, DRIES FEYS

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Terry Warby
David, No problems with 4.0.1 RC2 opening the spreadsheet on Xubuntu 12.10 64bit Regards TW On 01/03/13 14:18, David B Teague sr wrote: Hi I just downloaded an excel file from http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxfacts/displayafact.cfm?Docid=205 The file is the excel version of Historical

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Mirosław Zalewski
On 01/03/2013 at 15:18, David B Teague sr davidbtea...@comporium.net wrote: I just downloaded an excel file from http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxfacts/displayafact.cfm?Docid=205 The file is the excel version of Historical Source of Revenue as Share of GDP. The newest, recommended version

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Ian Whitfield
No problem with LO 4.0.0.3 on PClinux 2013.02!! IanW Pretoria RSA -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more:

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread jomali
Opens fine on LO 3.6.5. on my mac. Jomali On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 9:18 AM, David B Teague sr davidbtea...@comporium.net wrote: Hi I just downloaded an excel file from

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) All looked fine in Ubuntu 12.04.  I might be able to have a look in Xp later.  I took a screen-shot of the website to show that looking fine and then the xls download (they called it their Excel version, not sure if that infringes their Eula but there we go) and also their Pdf version. 

[libreoffice-users] Re: [libreoffice-documentation] Re: Getting Started v4.0 full book now available

2013-03-01 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Sorry, someone pointed out that ToC links are rarely if ever a problem. Missing x-refs and missing figures are much more likely to occur. I kinda assumed people would read the email i was forwarding to the list and not take too much notice of my own note but i should have beena  lot more

[libreoffice-users] Get Involved with LibreOffice - No Programming Skills Needed

2013-03-01 Thread Joel Madero
Hi All, This is an invite for anyone who has just a little time to join the QA team in triaging bugs. Our team is quickly growing but the ratio of users to QA contributors is still not functional as we are having a hard time keeping up with organizing bugs. The tasks are quite easy and someone

Re: [libreoffice-users] new version of LO gives gibberish for excel file.

2013-03-01 Thread anne-ology
Have you cleared the cache recently?; CCleaner is a handy program to use whenever you shut down your machine - clears the cache of all that built-up junk, which accumulates; so you won't run into these problems where the machine wants to find a MsFt program

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Re-Connecting LO Base to an SQL DB

2013-03-01 Thread Girvin R. Herr
Alexander Thurgood wrote: On 02/28/2013 08:17 PM, Girvin R. Herr wrote: Hi Girvin, Just a note: Why do you think you need httpd? Unless you are running a web server (http://www...) on your computer, you should not need httpd installed! I am not running a web server, do not have httpd