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Thanks to all of you for helping me to understand how it works.
Unfortunately, when I tried to open the file with (what I thought was
Writer but was any of them as I now understand) it was saved with the SLSX
extenstion, LibreOffice gave me a message that the file was corrupt. I
selected the try to fix option, but they couldn't repair it. I had another
option to save the file in the .odt extension, but that didn't work either,
so it must be the file itself that is the problem. I'll contact the creator
of the file.

It was worth it to understand yet a little more about LibreOffice!

On Fri, Aug 10, 2018 at 10:12 AM, M Henri Day <> wrote:

Den fre 10 aug. 2018 kl 15:19 skrev Peggy <>:

Sorry. I meant 6.0.6. With Win 7 Pro, although I have a new computer on
way with Win 10 (probaby Home verson). This was the first time I wanted to
use anything but LibreWriter, so when I couldn't find "Calc"
or any of the other ones like "Draw" or "Base" I downloaded the newest
version (besides the one for early adopters) hoping all the modules would
be there.
I didn't see anything about having to download them separately.

Thanks for replying!

Peggy, you certainly shouldn't have to download and install the six LO
modules - Base, Calc, Draw, Impress, Math, Writer - seperately  ; if you've
downloaded the installation package for LibreOffice for Windows
from the LO site and then installed it, when you click the Windows 7 menu
icon at the left of your taskbar, and then select Ā«All ProgramsĀ» you should
see a folder-like icon for LibreOffice 6.0. Clicking that will open to 8
applications : LibreOffice, LibreOffice (Safe Mode), Base, Calc, Draw,
Impress, Math, and Writer. Clicking on any of these should launch that
particular application. Does performing the above lead to a different
outcome for you ?...


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