Thanks, it sure does have the option- for both Open Office and the Gimp. I looked at mintDesktop, hurrying, and just didn't go far enough. Made a note of it this time, though.
Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE), Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa, Mate
HP Omni 220-1050XT, Intel(R) Core i5 2400S Quad CPU @ 3.3 GHz, 6Gb DDR3 Ram, 1Tb HD,
AMD Radeon HD 6450 Graphics 1GB, 21.5" LCD, Beats Audio