How To Install LibreOffice 4.0 on Fedora 18

Today is the big day, LibreOffice 4.0 has been released and there many new features. We are going to show how to install LibreOffice 4.0 on Fedora 18. Ever since the fork I have been using LibreOffice and it has never disappointed me, so I had to see what 4.0 has and get it on Fedora 18. So here is how it is done.

First we need to remove the LibreOffice install and remove them. Using the handy rpm command it is easy to find.

As we can see we have a few packages to remove. So in one line we type them (copy paste is must quicker).

Next download lastest LibreOffice 4.0 from

Extract the downloaded file.

Change to the directory

Install the new rpm’s

Now we need to install the menu entries on the system, the files are under the desktop-integration folder.

Give the system a bit to refresh he menus and the shortcuts will be in the same place as the old ones and you are ready to go!


LibreOffice 4.0

LibreOffice 4.0

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