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Hi Dave,

Thank you for the follow up e-mail. I will await further instructions regarding the SSO account. In 
the meantime I’ll look over the software and current documentation so that I’m more familiar with 


I have also subscribed to the mailing list, so I’m currently receiving the e-mails from the group.

Thank you,

Chris Smith

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From:Dave BartonSent:Monday, October 19, 2020 7:11 
AMTo:Chris;documentation@global.libreoffice.orgSubject:Re: [libreoffice-documentation] 
Introduction-Chris Smith

-------- Original Message --------

From: Chris []

Sent: Sunday, October 18, 2020, 22:45 UTC


Subject: [libreoffice-documentation] Introduction-Chris Smith


My name is Chris Smith, I just recently discovered LibreOffice, and I would like to help contribute 
to the documentation team. I’ve been in the technical communications field for several years, but 
I’m new to technical writing. I’m currently working on my technical writing certification at UC 
Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Extension. I would be interested in reviewing, editing, researching, 
helping with artwork, and once I get more familiar with LibreOffice, I would like to help write 
user documentation.

I have subscribed to the mailing list and created an SSO account.

Thank you for the opportunity.



Chris Smith


Hi and Welcome Chris,

Most of what we do here is updating previous editions of the User Guides

to reflect changes made made to more recent versions of the software. At

the moment we are updating the guides to cover changes made to version

7.0. For most guides a team member will take and update one or more

chapters of a guide, then other team members review those updates.

Unfortunately you have joined us at a time when we are making a small

change to our workflow and the instructions found in our Contributors

Guide book [1] and the equivalent pages on the wiki [2] are in the

process of being updated. If you need any information please feel free

to ask on this list.

You mention that you have created a SSO account, but you need to wait

until our team coordinator (Olivier Hallot) has set up access to the

Documentation workspace on our NextCloud instance. If you haven't

already done so, please subscribe to the documentation

mailing list, by sending a message to and follow the

instructions that will be mailed back to you.

BTW. You seem to have created you original message in MS Word and

transferred it to Gmail. Regrettably, by the time the list server has
removed the HTML formatting and reduced it to the most primitive form of

ASCII text, your message is only just readable. For future reference,

the list server also dumps attachments into /dev/null


Best Regards




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