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2015-04-04 16:03 GMT+02:00 V Stuart Foote <>:


Please verify that the account you were attempting the update from is in
Windows Administrators group.

If not, login with a different account that is (perhaps activate the
Administrator account), launch LibreOffice there. And then attempt update
from main menu Help -> Check for updates.

Let us know how that goes.


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​Thanks for your speedy reply, Stuart !​

To be more specific, I'm running LibreOffice on a 64-bit Windows 8.1
machine with three local accounts installed, mine having administrator's
privileges according to the User Account section of the Control Panel, the
which I can confirm by the fact that the Windows UAC doesn't require me to
log in with another password when downloading, e g, LibreOffice from the LO

This is not the first time I have encountered this problem, but I had hoped
that within the 4.4 series, I'd be able to update using the LO tool. Alas,
such was not the case....

Am I to understand from your reply that you yourself don't encounter this
problem when updating LO ?...


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