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The Document Foundation has just released a new version of LibreOffice : 4.0.3. A lot of bugs have been fixed since the last version and there are a lot of improvements in this release. In the meantime, The Document Foundation annonced the migration of 40 000 PC of the autonomous region of Extremadura from Microsoft Office to LibreOffice. About 30 Millions euros are expected to be saved each year.
The bugfixes concern both ImpressRemote (Android application to manage an Impress Presentation) and the suite itself. Thus, ImpressRemote now display correctly the non-English characters and the three ReleaseCandidates list a lot of bugfixes, see the whole list here : the RC1, the RC2, et the RC3.
About the improvements, we can highlight the correct import of tables from DOCX files and the "Search" function which is henceworth case-sensitive. For the OSX users, packages are signed by The Document Foundation to pass GateKeeper without any user interaction.
Finally, this release supports Persona from Mozilla, which permits to use a lot of template for the LibreOffice interface.
LibreOffice 4.0.3 is available from the officiel download page : Download LibreOffice 4.0.3
The famous source code editor Notepad++(developed by Don Ho under GPL license) has just been updated to version 6.3.3.
Three major new features appear in this release. The most visible of them is that the folding states of documents in last session are restored at the startup of Notepad++. Then, the multi-selection feature is added in Document List panel.
Finally the last new feature is the plugin "DSpellCheck", a spell-checker from wich the user can directly benefit.
The official annoucement is available on the official website