LibreOffice 4.0.0 RC1 for Linux Improves DOCX and XLSX Import

The latest version of LibreOffice office suite can be downloaded from Softpedia

By on January 11th, 2013 15:29 GMT

The Document Foundation has announced that the first Release Candidate version for LibreOffice 4.0.0 is now available for the Linux platform, bringing a lot of bugfixes and improvements.

Highlights of LibreOffice 4.0.0 RC1:

• The DOCX import of last empty header/footer para char props has been fixed;
• Changing the zoom in Writer no longer makes the display jump to the wrong page;
• The broken layout of the RTF document has been fixed;
• Shortcut names are now localized on Linux;
• A crash which occurred during opening of xlsx document has been repaired.

Check out the official changelog for a complete list of updates and new features.

Download LibreOffice 4.0.0 RC1 right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is a development version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.