How to install libreoffice the proper way

We decided not to include libreoffice on the iso. You will hear and see in the tutorial why.

It could not be any easier to install libreoffice. Libreoffice-still is the maintenance branch.

sudo pacman -S libreoffice-fresh

Then you will need to see what package could be your language and install that as well like

sudo pacman -S libreoffice-fresh-de libreoffice-fresh-en-gb etc

If you can not find it with pacman. Remember to search in the AUR with trizen or yay or another AUR helper.

The Arch Wiki  should always be your first visit when encountering challenges.




Keyboard Shortcuts To Remember

SUPER + T … CTRL + ALT+ T … Super + Enter

Launch your terminal

We can also install any software package via the gnome-software. You have this application in all 3 desktops. But if you want to move to phase 2, 3 and 4, you will to get acquainted with the terminal.


If you want your spelling checked you need to install hunspell.

sudo pacman -S hunspell hunspell-de hunspell-en_US hunspell-fr etc…

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If you want to import the hyphenation rule install this package

sudo pacman -S hyphen hyphen-en hyphen-fr hyphen-nl hyphen-de etc…

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If you want to install the thesaurus you will need this

sudo pacman -S libmythes mythes-en mythes-fr mythes-de mythes-en etc…

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