LibreOffice is the free power-packed Open Source personal productivity suite for Windows, Macintosh and Linux, that gives you six feature-rich applications for all your document production and data processing needs.
Writer is the word processor inside LibreOffice. Use it for everything, from dashing off a quick letter to producing an entire book with tables of contents, embedded illustrations, bibliographies and diagrams.
Calc tames your numbers and helps with difficult decisions when you're weighing the alternatives.
Impress is the fastest and easiest way to create effective multimedia presentations.
Draw lets you build diagrams and sketches from scratch. A picture is worth a thousand words, so why not try something simple with box and line diagrams?
Base is the database front-end of the LibreOffice suite.
Math is a simple equation editor that lets you lay-out and display your mathematical, chemical, electrical or scientific equations quickly in standard written notation.
Inline tooltips on tracked changes are optional now (Tools ? Options ? Writer ? View) plus are not shown when View ? Track Changes is off; UNO command .uno:ShowInlineTooltips ("Tooltips") available for customization tdf#114523 (Heiko Tietze, Michael Stahl).
Basic list styles were added to the Styles submenu in the Context Menu. tdf#85940 (Yousuf Philips).
Add insert page number option to header and footer menus. tdf#92685 (Gülsah Köse, Pardus).
Insert page number option to header menu.
Allow removing the whole ideographic variance sequence with one backspace. tdf#113481 (Mark Hung).
Support vertical ruby text format that is commonly used in traditional Chinese. tdf#35301 (Mark Hung).
Allow ruby text to export in docx format. tdf#115258 (Mark Hung).
Export comments with right-to-left text to .doc correctly for MS Word. tdf#45999 (Mark Hung).
Fix reversed text of column break mark in a RTL page. tdf#84522 (Mark Hung).
The Chapter Numbering dialog now allows multi-line headings for chapters by allowing a line break as separator between a chapter number and its name. For this case select tab Position and in drop-down list Numbering followed by select variant New line. tdf#112384 (Nithin Kumar Padavu).
DOCX change tracking: handle moveFrom and moveTo tdf#104797 (László Németh, NISZ).
Result of Cut+Paste in Word, Writer 6.0 and Writer 6.1
Much improved performance of converting between small ODT and XHTML documents blog post (Miklos Vajna, Collabora).