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LibreOffice installation on Linux

How to install LibreOffice 7.4 on Linux Mint, Ubuntu, MX Linux, Debian…

Last updated on November 15, 2022This article describes how to install LibreOffice 7.4 on Debian/Ubuntu-based Linux distributions, such as Linux Mint, MX Linux, Ubuntu and derivatives. LibreOffice 7.4 was officially released on August 18, 2022LibreOffice 7.5 / 8.0 will probably be released in the first week of February 2023. Find more information on LibreOffice 7.4 …

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Sync fonts between multiple Windows or Linux devices using Dropbox

How to Sync fonts between multiple Linux computers using Dropbox

“Map of the world being synchronized” generated by Midjourney. Credit: libre-software.net. License: CC BY-SA 4.0 Last updated on October 11, 2022 This small guide is about syncing fonts between two or more Linux devices, for example one laptop and one desktop computer, both running any Linux distribution. More specifically, I use this method to sync …

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How to install Mozilla Firefox on Linux (Ubuntu, Linux Mint or any Linux distribution)

How to Install Firefox on Linux Mint, Ubuntu, Debian or any other Linux distribution

Photo: janeb13 / Pixabay, Pixabay License Last updated on January 11, 2023 This how-to explains how to install Firefox on Linux, with or without replacing an existing Firefox installation. Firefox 108 was officially released on December 13, 2022.Firefox 109 will be released on January 17, 2023. More information on Firefox release dates (including beta, nightly and ESR …

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DVD support (with libdvdcss) and media codecs on Linux

Install DVD support (libdvdcss) on Debian or Ubuntu

Photo: libre-software.net. License: CC BY-SA 4.0 Last updated on October 10, 2022 On Linux, DVD support is provided through the libdvdcss or libdvdcss2 packages. Some distributions already include these packages (Linux Mint, Kodi/XBMC), but most don’t. Distributions without pre-installed DVD playing capabilities are Debian, Ubuntu, SUSE Linux, Fedora, … DVD support through libdvdcss may also …

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Install VirtualBox on RHEL, CentOS, AlmaLinux, Rocky Linux or Oracle Linux

Install VirtualBox on RHEL, CentOS, AlmaLinux, Rocky Linux or Oracle Linux

Photo: libre-software.net. License: CC BY-SA 4.0 Last updated on October 10, 2022 This how-to is about installing VirtualBox on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). Provided instructions should also work on CentOS, AlmaLinux, Rocky Linux or Oracle Linux. It is possible to install VirtualBox from rpm packages, which can be downloaded on the VirtualBox Linux downloads …

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