You can download Libre Office or Open Office for free for Windows, Linux, or Mac.Both office suites include the same applications for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and databases.Most Linux distributions, including Ubuntu, switched their bundled office suite from Open to Libre Office. In 2011, Oracle gave the Open trademarks and code to the Apache Software Foundation.The project known as Open Office today is actually Apache Open Office and is being developed under Apache’s umbrella under the Apache license.Oracle Java (JDK) Installer (automatically downloads and installs Oracle JDK7 / JDK8 / JDK9). More info (and Ubuntu installation instructions): - for Oracle Java 7: gpg: Total number processed: 1 gpg: imported: 1 (RSA: 1) OK Hit In Release Hit In Release Hit In Release .
On Open Office, you still have to select Tools Properties, under the Font tab.
This article is focused on how to install Apache Open Office 4.1.3 which is the most stable released version, on the various Linux distribtuions such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc.
This release is a maintenance release incorporating important bug fixes, security fixes, updated dictionaries, as well as build fixes.
However, we will not do a fresh install of the Open Office suite, as we will instead only upgrade the current version in Ubuntu Intrepid. Go to the fourth tab, "Authentication", click the "Import Key File" button, navigate to the location were you've just saved the key file (File System/home/YOURUSERNAME/Desktop) and double click it. Your open source office suite will be up-to-date from now on.
You will immediately see a new entry called "247D1CFF 2009-01-21 Launchpad PPA for Open Scribblers". Take a look below for some shots of Open 3.0 in Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex).