LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

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lmnk
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LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by lmnk » Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:28 am

I have fully migrated to Linux Mint 19 Tara Xfce and LibreOffice.
And LibreOffice Calc crashed so often in unpredictable activities.
Is it the problem of LibreOffice alone and not related to Linux Mint?
:cry:

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Re: LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by deepakdeshp » Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:08 am

You can try removing and reinstalling Calc. Are you facing any other problem?
If I have helped you solve a problem, please add [SOLVED] to your first post title, it helps other users looking for help, and keeps the forum clean.
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Deepak

I am using Mint 19.2 Cinnamon 64 bit with AMD A8/7410 processor . Memory 8GB

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Re: LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by ajgreeny » Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:46 am

Totally close all LO applications then try a rename of the LO config folder with

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mv ~/.config/libreoffice ~/.config/libreoffice-backup

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Re: LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by lmnk » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:06 am

Dear deepakdeshp,

In the past, I just updated LO by using Update Manager to get the latest version.

Crashing came from unpredictable situations.
One example - when I aligned text in a cell to be 'center', LO Calc crashed.

The only one error message is

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 This window might be busy and is not responding.
 Do you want to terminate the application ?
What is the main reason of crashing ?
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Re: LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by AZgl1500 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:11 am

Question??

did you install LibreOffice from the repository, or directly from LibreOffice's website.

for me, the LO from the Mint repository is not stable.....
so, I have abandoned that one, and download it direct from LO's website. https://www.libreoffice.org/

that ended my problems.

I also had to backup to version 5.x,
something is wrong with 6.x and I just never bother to try it again.

my moto is: Don't fix what ain't broke

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Re: LibreOffice Calc crashed so often

Post by ajgringo619 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:15 am

Another option is the Flatpak version (currently at 6.1.2.1). Been running it since Mint 19 first came out, never had a problem.
Mint 19.2 Cinnamon
kernel 5.0.0-25-generic
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core w/16 GB RAM
Nvidia GeForce 960 w/2GB RAM (430.40)
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