Install Libreoffice On Ubuntu


Want to install LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu or Linux Mint? We’re going to show you how.

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  1. Installation Instructions; Installation Instructions. LibreOffice is easy to install. Please check these step-by-step instructions for the following operating systems or computing environments: Microsoft Windows GNU/Linux Snap Package macOS Portable Android Online/Cloud.
  2. Feb 02, 2021 Installing LibreOffice on Ubuntu from Ubuntu Software Center. All the above-described methods use the command line to install LibreOffice. If you are interested in installing LibreOffice by using the graphical user interface, it is the recommended method for you. Open the Ubuntu Software Center.
  3. Mar 26, 2019 If you’re using Ubuntu, please don’t install LibreOffice manually from the.deb files available at Otherwise you will not get automatic updates, upgrades when new versions come out, integration with Ubuntu, and is unsupported for Ubuntu bug filing purposes.

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LibreOffice 6.0 comes with several ‘dramatic improvements’ according to The Document Foundation.

The update has, understandably, gotten a lot of people excited.

Install Libreoffice On Ubuntu

So if you’re keen to kick the proverbial on the improved compatibility with Microsoft Office files, export to the epub ebook format, or just play around with the much improved ‘Ribbon’ UI, you can as it’s easy to upgrade to LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu & other Linux distros.

In fact, you already have everything you need to do it. So, in this post, we’ll show you (and everyone else wondering) how to install LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS or later by way of a safe, trusted PPA.

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Keep in mind that this is just one way to install it. You can also install it using installers available to download from the project website, as well as via Snap and Flatpak.

How to Install LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS +

1. Add the LibreOffice 6.0 PPA

TheLibreOffice Fresh PPA is maintained by LibreOffice. It provides latest packages of the open source office suite for use on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu 17.10 and Ubuntu 18.04 (though the latter shouldn’t need to as LibreOffice 6.0 is included by default).

This PPA will work on Ubuntu, Linux Mint and most other Ubuntu-based distros.

To add the LibreOffice Fresh PPA open a new Terminal window and run this command:

2. Update Your System


Next run this command to update the list of packages available to install on your system:

3. Upgrade or Install LibreOffice 6.0

Finally, run this command to upgrade or install LibreOffice 6.0:

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Once this command completes you can head to your application launcher of choice and launch LibreOffice.

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To verity your upgrade went successfully just head to the Help > About option. You should see the correct version listed.