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fix broken LibreOffice on Ubuntu 17.10

When you face an issue with LibreOffice, Best start to fix broken LibreOffice is to reinstall it again, And this what we are going to do below:

1- Remove the application with purge command:

sudo apt-get purge libreoffice*

2- Now you can install the application again using the apt-get command:

sudo apt-get install libreoffice

And if you find a dependence problems:


sudo apt-get purge libreoffice*

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install libreoffice


If you are here by mistake Just take a look at this application information and features:

What is LibreOffice?

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.

What is the use of LibreOffice draw?

LibreOffice includes several applications that make it the most powerful Free and Open Source office suite on the market: Writer (word processing), Calc (spreadsheets), Impress (presentations), Draw (vector graphics and flowcharts), Base (databases), and Math (formula editing).

Do Libre Office have an alternative to Microsoft excel?

LibreOffice Calc is the spreadsheet component of the LibreOffice software package. … Calc is also capable of saving spreadsheets as PDF files. As with the entire LibreOffice suite, Calc is available for a variety of platforms, including Linux, OS X, Microsoft Windows, and FreeBSD.

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