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On 14/10/2013 17:22, Ken Springer wrote:

Hi Ken,

Is LO at all picky about where you place downloaded extensions?  If not,
is there a recommended location?

Not that I know of, you can even store them on remote storage before you
install them. The Extensions Manager doesn't seem to be particularly
picky as long as the Finder can reach them.

The help file for installing extensions doesn't mention storage
locations at all.  And it doesn't mention anything about downloading
from the web, except for a short blurb about repositories, which I
presume applies only to Linux.

Most of my extensions go into the Download folder by default. If I want
to install them, I open up the Extension Manager from within LO, and
navigate to the Download folder.

Extensions can also be installed from the command line with the unopkg

Oh, yea, and there's no connection to LO's extensions page from the
extensions manager.  And the information on the extensions page is out
of date.

The connection to the Extensions site seems to work for me. If I click
on the link at the bottom of the Extensions Manager window, I get taken
to the Extensions and Templates home page on OSX 10.8.5 with LO 4. If I
click on the little icon at the bottom of the startcenter, I also get
taken to the corresponding general home page.

Which version of LO on Mac are you using ?


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