Re: [libreoffice-users] compatibility / Symphony

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Of course one problem with Symphony is that is is always based on a fairly old version of the code.  Hopefully the AOO project will be able to incorporate all that into their latest version but even then their version of the code has had far less developers time spent on cleaning it up

Re: [libreoffice-users] export bibliographic notes from LibreOffice to BibTeX

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) I just found the writer2LaTex package in Ubuntu but i still don't know how to use it, nor how to use LaTex generally.  Have you been able to find out how to do this already? Apols and regards from Tom :) From: Volkmar Kuschka volkmarkusc...@web.de

Re: [libreoffice-users] compatibility with openoffice on a rtf file

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Sorry answers have been unhelpful!  I think it's probably best to post a bug-report about it to help fix whatever went wrong in LO.  As a work-around ... If you still have OpenOffice on your machine then it might be good to just copypaste the table from one copy of the rtf into the next

[libreoffice-users] Re: segfault when trying to use base-reports

2012-08-29 Thread Alex Thurgood
On 08/27/2012 10:50 PM, Heinrich Stoellinger wrote: Hi Heinrich, Hi again... The report builder actually works just fine under my 3.6.0.4 LO on Linux Mint-Maya. It is a known bug : https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=53872 I take it that your report contains fixed lines or cells

[libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 calc page preview problem

2012-08-29 Thread Paul Morgan
Andreas Säger wrote Am 28.08.2012 00:38, Paul Morgan wrote: Anyone with any idea how to solve this problem? Define a print range for the new sheet or use a sheet template with print ranges for the new sheet. -- Thank you, that solved the problem - what I discovered is that

[libreoffice-users] Re: spadmin fails to run

2012-08-29 Thread Tom
Hi :) Sorry for the late response! An 'obvious' way to get a little bit more information about any unix-based command is to add the tag -h or --help after the command. In this case it would be something like: spadmin -h or spadmin --help It's just a quick-help, cheat sheet. There is a

[libreoffice-users] Find and replace graphics

2012-08-29 Thread timecode
Hello Community, I have a problem with LibreOffice Writer (3.5.4.2) I just can't figure out. I save copies of essays from a scientific database. This database adds a little graphic to each footnote. I want to erase all these graphics from my documents. But how can I do that? Is there an option

Re: [libreoffice-users] Find and replace graphics

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) There is a way to cheat ;) Make a copy of the file (hopefully a .Odt but it works with .DocX too) and change the file-ending from .Odt to .Zip.  Then just double-click on the file and it should open as though it was a compressed file with some sub-folders inside.  One of those

Re: [libreoffice-users] Download via torrent

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) This might be worth taking to the devs list.  I was wondering if you were somehow getting extra language packs or something but i don't think they would all mount up to that much! Regards from Tom :)  From: Joren DC joren.libreoff...@telenet.be To:

[libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem

2012-08-29 Thread Tom
Hi :) Has this problem been fixed yet? There might be a hidden file in the same folder the original document was in and has a name with ~lock in it somewhere. Deleting that file should get things back to normal. Usually there is a ~lock file in the UserProfile somewhere so hopefully renaming

[libreoffice-users] How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Walther Koehler
Hi, how to find out the FilterName of a loaded document? (other than try to save under and look what is marked) I would like to find it by a Basic Makro, but didnt find a hint even in Andrew Pitonyaks marvellous guide. a sequelae: Does anybody know, how a document is stored in memory? Is it

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: segfault when trying to use base-reports

2012-08-29 Thread Heinrich Stoellinger
Hi Alex, Yes, it contains fixed lines built from variables in a MySQL-DB. Regards H. On Wed, 29 Aug 2012 14:31:09 +0200, Alex Thurgood alex.thurg...@gmail.com wrote: On 08/27/2012 10:50 PM, Heinrich Stoellinger wrote: Hi Heinrich, Hi again... The report builder actually works just fine

[libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Peter Hillier-Brook
I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't? ___ The attempt to load the file resulted in the following error message

[libreoffice-users] LibreOffice installed by default on recycled computers

2012-08-29 Thread Fabian Rodriguez
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hi I am happy to announce that all PCs recycled at MicroRecycCoop (MRC) in Montreal have been shipping with LibreOffice for some months now: http://microrecyc.wordpress.com/ A couple of weeks ago I came back from a trip to Haiti where my mandata

Re: [libreoffice-users] How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) My guess is that it is very different.  The formats are very different from each other. Regards from Tom :) From: Walther Koehler w.koeh...@onlinemed.de To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 29 August 2012, 16:00 Subject:

Re: [libreoffice-users] How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Fernand Vanrie
On 29/08/2012 17:00, Walther Koehler wrote: Hi, how to find out the FilterName of a loaded document? (other than try to save under and look what is marked) I would like to find it by a Basic Makro, but didnt find a hint even in Andrew Pitonyaks marvellous guide. a sequelae: Does anybody know,

[libreoffice-users] Re: How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Andreas Säger
Am 29.08.2012 17:00, Walther Koehler wrote: Hi, how to find out the FilterName of a loaded document? (other than try to save under and look what is marked) I would like to find it by a Basic Makro, but didnt find a hint even in Andrew Pitonyaks marvellous guide. a sequelae: Does anybody know,

[libreoffice-users] Re: How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Andreas Säger
Am 29.08.2012 17:00, Walther Koehler wrote: Hi, how to find out the FilterName of a loaded document? (other than try to save under and look what is marked) I would like to find it by a Basic Makro, but didnt find a hint even in Andrew Pitonyaks marvellous guide. a sequelae: Does anybody know,

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Peter Hillier-Brook
On 29/08/12 16:03, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't? ___ The attempt to load the file

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: spadmin fails to run

2012-08-29 Thread Felmon Davis
On Wed, 29 Aug 2012, Tom wrote: Hi :) Sorry for the late response! An 'obvious' way to get a little bit more information about any unix-based command is to add the tag -h or --help after the command. In this case it would be something like: spadmin -h or spadmin --help It's just a

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Errr, on the 64bit Ubuntu is the java also 64bit?  If it is then can you try installing a 32 bit version of 1.6_32?  LO can be told which version of java to use so it might work Tools - Options - Java  Regards from Tom :)  --- On Wed, 29/8/12, Peter Hillier-Brook p...@hbsys.plus.com

[libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Andreas Säger
Am 29.08.2012 18:55, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: On 29/08/12 16:03, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't?

[libreoffice-users] 3.6.1.2 Error message

2012-08-29 Thread Tinkerer
I reported this in error in LO 3.6 The fault persists in LO 3.6.1.2 with Mac 10.8 http://nabble.documentfoundation.org/file/n4004329/Untitled.tiff Untitled.tiff As you can see from the above file, the Folder, Standard in the User/Library/Application Support/LibreOffice/3/basic/Standard, is

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread anne-ology
That ~lock pops up all the time whenever I used OO - and then LO - HOW can it be stopped?; is it a bug which has continued form day 1?; it happens in all the OO/LO programs ;-( Each time it appears, I delete it; I would search through 'properties' for an option to stop this

Re: [libreoffice-users] LibreOffice installed by default on recycled computers

2012-08-29 Thread anne-ology
[image: Inline image 1] On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 11:25 AM, Fabian Rodriguez magic...@member.fsf.orgwrote: Hi I am happy to announce that all PCs recycled at MicroRecycCoop (MRC) in Montreal have been shipping with LibreOffice for some months now: http://microrecyc.wordpress.com/

Re: [libreoffice-users] LibreOffice installed by default on recycled computers

2012-08-29 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
1] Haitian Creole - Kreyòl Ayisyen - Korektè Òtograf Kreyòl (KÒK) The file - http://libreoffice-na.us/English-3.5-installs/add-on-dictionaries-large-list/Haitian-Creole-Spell-Checker--hunspell-ht-0.062009-12-14.oxt It is a part of the NA-DVD on the dictionary page -

[libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread NoOp
On 08/29/2012 08:03 AM, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't? ___ The attempt to load

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Dan
NoOp wrote: On 08/29/2012 08:03 AM, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't? ___ The attempt

[libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread NoOp
On 08/29/2012 12:38 PM, Dan wrote: NoOp wrote: On 08/29/2012 08:03 AM, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: ... All was well with LibO 3.6.0 and Java 1.7_05 just prior to the upgrade, carried out by complete removal of 3.6.0 via Synaptic and clean installation of the real product, downloaded from the

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Mirosław Zalewski
On 29/08/2012 at 21:38, Dan elderdanle...@gmail.com wrote: Remember that 3.6.1.2 is a pre-release. Isn't 3.6.1 bit-by-bit identical with 3.6.1.2 (rc2)? I am sure that in .0 releases, they are identical with their last RC. And since 3.6.1 had only two RCs... In release note [0] there are

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread Steve Edmonds
Hi. I think that ~lock is used to control access to the document you have open. To stop another user from changing it unless you have enabled multiple user access for simultaneous editing. Usually it goes when you close the document, sometimes they stay after closing LO and I delete them.

[libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread NoOp
On 08/29/2012 12:31 PM, NoOp wrote: ... At least your's runs... Mine errored on the dictionaries failed to run at all: http://pastebin.com/3aKwSYP1 $ /opt/libreoffice3.6/program/soffice terminate called after throwing an instance of 'com::sun::star::uno::RuntimeException' $ java

[libreoffice-users] Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date.

2012-08-29 Thread Rafał Piszczek
Hi, Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date. Up to ver. 3.5.6 when I wrote 23/8 or just 23 / changed to 23.08.2012 - now despite cell format as a date - nothing changes ... For me it falls off. Daily I have to write on a sheet about 150 dates. So I am forced to stay with version 3.5.6. It's a

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Peter Hillier-Brook
On 29/08/12 17:55, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: On 29/08/12 16:03, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: I've just updated to LibO 3.6.1 and hit the following problem when trying to access my address book Does anyone recognise it, Google doesn't?

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Peter Hillier-Brook
On 29/08/12 18:50, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) Errr, on the 64bit Ubuntu is the java also 64bit? If it is then can you try installing a 32 bit version of 1.6_32? LO can be told which version of java to use so it might work Tools - Options - Java Regards from Tom :) That sounds like Windows

[libreoffice-users] Re: Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date.

2012-08-29 Thread Andreas Säger
Am 29.08.2012 22:50, Rafał Piszczek wrote: Hi, Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date. Up to ver. 3.5.6 when I wrote 23/8 or just 23 / changed to 23.08.2012 - now despite cell format as a date - nothing changes ... For me it falls off. Daily I have to write on a sheet about 150 dates. So I am

Re: [libreoffice-users] Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date.

2012-08-29 Thread Mirosław Zalewski
On 29/08/2012 at 22:50, Rafał Piszczek sk...@optiland.pl wrote: Up to ver. 3.5.6 when I wrote 23/8 or just 23 / changed to 23.08.2012 - now despite cell format as a date - nothing changes ... For me it falls off. Daily I have to write on a sheet about 150 dates. So I am forced to stay with

Re: [libreoffice-users] Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date.

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Each time a new branch starts a whole load of people stick with the previous branch.  The initial x.x.0 and x.x.1 have had tons of new features and things added but the flip side of that is that they are less reliable.  Who wants stable and reliable tho, right?  Surely everyone seeks

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 08/29/2012 05:05 PM, Peter Hillier-Brook wrote: On 29/08/12 18:50, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) Errr, on the 64bit Ubuntu is the java also 64bit? If it is then can you try installing a 32 bit version of 1.6_32? LO can be told which version of java to use so it might work Tools - Options - Java

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) LibreOffice doesn't have a 64bit version and allegedly needs java to be 32 bit too. Regards from Tom :)  --- On Wed, 29/8/12, Peter Hillier-Brook p...@hbsys.plus.com wrote: From: Peter Hillier-Brook p...@hbsys.plus.com Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1 To:

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) +1 Usually it all works very smoothly and it's kinda nice to see the lock-file appear and vanish as if by magic.  Definitely a feature and NOT a bug, except when something else throws a spanner in the works Regards from Tom :)  --- On Wed, 29/8/12, Steve Edmonds

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to determine FilterName of loaded document?

2012-08-29 Thread Andrew Douglas Pitonyak
On 08/29/2012 12:59 PM, Andreas Säger wrote: Am 29.08.2012 17:00, Walther Koehler wrote: Hi, how to find out the FilterName of a loaded document? (other than try to save under and look what is marked) I would like to find it by a Basic Makro, but didnt find a hint even in Andrew Pitonyaks

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :)  This guide might help if y9ou want to run a few versions of LO and/or AOO alongside each other http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Installing_in_parallel Regards from Tom :)  --- On Wed, 29/8/12, Andreas Säger ville...@t-online.de wrote: From: Andreas Säger ville...@t-online.de

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread anne-ology
Thank you for your reply. For you, developers - as for me, it sure would be nice to be able to turn this inane phenomenon off - it seems to slow down the program ;-) On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 3:15 PM, Steve Edmonds steve.edmo...@ptglobal.comwrote: Hi. I think that

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread anne-ology
Thanks for your response - unfortunately, it does NOT go away; sometimes, I've found several of these ~lock files ;-( On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 5:46 PM, Tom Davies tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk wrote: Hi :) +1 Usually it all works very smoothly and it's kinda nice to see

[libreoffice-users] Rel. 3.6.1 and Norton AntiVirus

2012-08-29 Thread Jeff Hahn
When I try to upgrade from 3.6.0 to 3.6.1 the Norton AntiVirus program keeps deleting the upgrade as an unsafe virus. This is the first release that I have had this type of problem with. Jeff -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to:

Re: [libreoffice-users] Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Dan
As far as I know, only Windows does not have a 64 bit version. Linux has 64 bit version for both DEB and RPM. The following is the folder containing the installation files for LO 3.6.1.2 The Java I use is also 64 bit that I get from the Ubuntu Repository (OpenJDK Java 6) with all the

Fwd: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread MiguelAngel
Mensaje original Asunto: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock Fecha: Wed, 29 Aug 2012 18:23:17 -0500 De: anne-ology lagin...@gmail.com A: Tom tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk CC: Steve steve.edmo...@ptglobal.com, users@global.libreoffice.org Thanks for your

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Update to 3.6.1

2012-08-29 Thread Dan
Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) This guide might help if you want to run a few versions of LO and/or AOO alongside each other http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Installing_in_parallel Regards from Tom :) This may also be a Windows problem. My tower uses Ubuntu 11.10 (64 bit). Right now I have

Re: [libreoffice-users] Rel. 3.6.1 and Norton AntiVirus

2012-08-29 Thread Dan
Jeff Hahn wrote: When I try to upgrade from 3.6.0 to 3.6.1 the Norton AntiVirus program keeps deleting the upgrade as an unsafe virus. This is the first release that I have had this type of problem with. Jeff To make sure I understand: Norton deletes the LO 3.6.1 download file?

Re: [libreoffice-users] Rel. 3.6.1 and Norton AntiVirus

2012-08-29 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 08/29/2012 08:21 PM, Dan wrote: Jeff Hahn wrote: When I try to upgrade from 3.6.0 to 3.6.1 the Norton AntiVirus program keeps deleting the upgrade as an unsafe virus. This is the first release that I have had this type of problem with. Jeff To make sure I understand: Norton deletes

Re: [libreoffice-users] Rel. 3.6.1 and Norton AntiVirus

2012-08-29 Thread Dan
webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: On 08/29/2012 08:21 PM, Dan wrote: Jeff Hahn wrote: When I try to upgrade from 3.6.0 to 3.6.1 the Norton AntiVirus program keeps deleting the upgrade as an unsafe virus. This is the first release that I have had this type of problem with. Jeff To make sure

Re: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3.6 Calc Problem / ~lock

2012-08-29 Thread anne-ology
Huh ??? Well, (1) these ~lock files do appear when the file is open - that's what's frustrating; when it begins to slow down, I check discover this inane file has appeared. (2) I do NOT understand why I should place the file away from the computer's

[libreoffice-users] Re: Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date.

2012-08-29 Thread Alex Thurgood
On 08/29/2012 10:50 PM, Rafał Piszczek wrote: Hi Rafal, Ver. 3.6.1 still bad recognition date. Up to ver. 3.5.6 when I wrote 23/8 or just 23 / changed to 23.08.2012 - now despite cell format as a date - nothing changes ... For me it falls off. Daily I have to write on a sheet about 150 dates.