How to Install Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint


This article is focused on how to install Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3 which is the most stable released version, on the various Linux distribtuions such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc. This release is a maintenance release incorporating important bug fixes, security fixes, updated dictionaries, as well as build fixes.

Apache OpenOffice for those who may not know, is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more. OpenOffice supports localized versions in more than 120 languages; those that are 100% translated and maintained are officially released.

Install Apache OpenOffice

Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3 Features include:

  • Key security vulnerability fixes
  • Updated dictionaries
  • Set default currency to Euro in Lithuanian locale
  • Support for new language dictionaries
  • Numerous bug fixes, including installer as well as database support on Mac OS X, as weell as
  • Enhancements to the build tools (for developers)

The complete list of features and enhancements are available in the release notes

How to install Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 16.10, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04

  • The first thing that needs to be done is to remove any old installed version from the system
sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice* libexttextcat-data*

sudo apt-get autoremove
  • Next step is to proceed with the installation of Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3

32bit OS


tar -xvf Apache_OpenOffice*.tar.gz

sudo dpkg -i en-US/DEBS/*.debs

sudo dpkg -i en-US/DEBS/desktop-integration/*.deb

64bit OS

tar -xvf Apache_OpenOffice*.tar.gzsssssss
sudo dpkg -i en-US/DEBS/*.debss

sudo dpkg -i en-US/DEBS/desktop-integration/*.deb

How to remove Apache OpenOffice

sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice* libexttextcat-data*
ONET IDC thành lập vào năm 2012, là công ty chuyên nghiệp tại Việt Nam trong lĩnh vực cung cấp dịch vụ Hosting, VPS, máy chủ vật lý, dịch vụ Firewall Anti DDoS, SSL… Với 10 năm xây dựng và phát triển, ứng dụng nhiều công nghệ hiện đại, ONET IDC đã giúp hàng ngàn khách hàng tin tưởng lựa chọn, mang lại sự ổn định tuyệt đối cho website của khách hàng để thúc đẩy việc kinh doanh đạt được hiệu quả và thành công.
Bài viết liên quan

Ubuntu Change Login Screen Background

Whenever you login into your computer, you’re presented with a screen asking your credential to verify that it’s you....

How to Upgrade to a New Ubuntu Version

Upgrading to a newer version of Ubuntu is a pretty simple and straightforward process. The entire upgrade procedure is...

To get Lyrics on Spotify Music – Install Lyricfier on Ubuntu

In this post, we will show you how to install lyricfier on Ubuntu to enable you get Lyrics on Spotify Music. Spotify once...