How to Install Libreoffice 4.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04 LTS

LibreOffice 4.3 is a free office suite application with very clean interface. It has included lots of tools, which becomes office management very easy. It is the most powerful free & open source office suite specifically for Linux desktop users.


For Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise) Libreoffice 4.3 is available under PPA. So use this article to install Install Libreoffice 4.3 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS & 12.04 LTS systems.

Install Libreoffice

Use following commands to add libreoffice PPA to your system and install it on your system with simple steps.

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/libreoffice-4-3
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install libreoffice

Check LibreOffice Version

After completing installation verify the installed version of LibreOffice. In place of below command you can use GUI access to check version.

$ libreoffice --version

Remove Libreoffice

To completely remove Libreoffice from your system, use following command. it will remove all assiciated data with this application

$ sudo apt-get remove libreoffice-core
$ sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice-core

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