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LibreOffice 7 Released

LibreOffice released

LibreOffice is the best open-source alternative to Microsoft Office. It is available for all major platforms and the document foundation releases frequent updates.

With the new major update LibreOffice 7, it has got some nice features and performance improvements.

LibreOffice is an office suite developed by the document foundation. The look and features of every LibreOffice are identical to MS Office or even better. The Calc Spreadsheet that is the alternative to MS spreadsheet opens faster and, with the new update, it has got more performance improvements.

What’s new in LibreOffice 7?

So what’s new in this major release? LibreOffice 7 was released just a few ago with a number of visual changes and features. The majority of the changes lie in the back-end of the program that improve overall performance of the program.

So here is the list of changes in LibreOffice 7.

Writer

Padded number is the style where 0 is inserted before each normal Arabic numbering to make sure the result always has N characters.

Protect bookmarks and fields
Writer bookmarks

Accessiblity improvements

LibreOffice 7 Writer has a new but experiemental feature called accessbility checker. It checks for the common accessiblity problems and let user fix it easily. This is an experimental feature so it might have some bugs.

To enable accessbility check tool, go to Tools > Options > LibreOffcie > Advanced > Optional Features and Enable experimental features.

You should now have an option in the Tools > Accessibility checker.

Writer accessibility checker

Calc Spreadsheet

New & changed functions

Performance improvements

Impress Presentation

Impress receives only a few visual updates. In Impress and Draw, subscripts now return to the default 8%. Added support for semi-transparent in both, Impress and draw.

Performance improvements

Math Formula

Base Database

Download LibreOffice 7

LibreOffice is available to download from the official website. Click the download button and select the files extension of LibreOffice 7.

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