Collection:LibreOffice extensions (proposed)

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This list is merged from libreplanet.

This is an all-free-software list of extensions for both and LibreOffice applications.

The Apache extensions repository offers add-ons, dictionaries and other packages to extend with additional features. While the application is free software, the Apache extensions repository lists proprietary extensions as well as free software ones. Most extensions work with both LibreOffice and applications. This is the repository that the program uses by default.

The LibreOffice extensions repository only includes extensions published using free software licenses. This is the repository that the LibreOffice program uses by default.

The free software listing below is maintained by contributors to the Free Software Directory wiki. This listing is independent of the LibreOffice and the Apache extensions repository listings.

Extensions are listed alphabetically by name.

AddPics creates a text document from pictures of scanned pages with the correct page orientation (portrait or landscape) for each page of document.

Afrikaans spell checker
Afrikaans spell checker

Simplifies the creation of documents with mixed orientation

Alternative Find & Replace for Writer
Adds many new features to Writer's find & replace function

Anaphraseus is a CAT (Computer Aided Translation) tool, an 2 macro set similar to the famous Wordfast. It works with the Wordfast Translation Memory format (*.TXT), and supports text segmentation.

AutoText - EmotiKons
Provides the EmotiKons icon set as autotext in Writer.

List AutoText entries to a writer document

Generate UPC-A, EAN-13, ISBN and JAN barcodes in Draw

Extension to list the text of all Basic modules of all installed libraries and the actually loaded documents into a writer document

Export a batch of ODF files to PDF. Please report bugs to paulojbe AT gmail DOT com

Catalan hyphenation patterns for / Diccionari català de partició de mots per a

(Note: Lacks a copy of the license in the package.)

Adds minimal CAD functionality to OpenOffice Draw

Export selected ranges of cells to formated tables in Dokuwiki syntax.

Clipart Gallery Theme - Danger and chemical products Add 400 cliparts dealing with security at work, not as bitmap but as vector graphic in ODF format.

Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Checker
Extension to add Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Checker capabilities to 3.

Compose Special Characters
Extension for Writer and Calc. It lets you type two or three characters and use a keyboard shortcut to convert them into a single accented or special character. (Note: Whole package is under LGPLv2.1 -- however, all the files with individual license notices (modCode, modCustomConstants), are under LGPLv2.1 or later)

Extension for performing units-aware engineering calculations within a Writer document.

Convert Text To Number
Converts text-cells in Calc with numbers and dates, to real numbers and dates.

Syntax highlighting for OpenOffice

Creative Commons Licensing
Provides the ability to select and embed a Creative Commons license in Writer, Calc, Impress and Draw documents. It supports searching and adding free to use images from Flickr, Open Clip Art and Wikimedia Commons. Note that this is a test version and may cause problems.

Crop images in Draw or Impress

This extension generates a data input form in Calc, similar to the Data/Form feature in Excel.

Drawing Tags
Tag drawings with references, titles, descriptions and links. An OpenOffice Write document is generated from the drawing.

Dutch Dictionary
Dutch dictionary and thesaurus.

English New Zealand Dictionary
New Zealand English dictionary and thesaurus.

Improved Mail Merge functionality. (contains a copy of LGPLv3 , not v2.1)

The cross platform LibreOffice extension FBTools (ext OOoFBTools) used to convert to and processing eBooks in FictionBook2 format.

German Supplemental Dictionary
A German supplementary dictionary containing mostly scientific/technical terms

Groovy For OpenOffice
Adds support for scripting OpenOffice Macros in the Groovy language

This extension enables numeric and symbolic calculations with formulas in a Writer document

This extension enables you to increase or reduce the font size of the selected text

Japanese language tool set, including furigana annotation.

Spell checker for Plateau Malagasy from the original Hunspell dictionary.

Maltese spell check dictionary
A dictionary for the Maltese language.

Removes unwantend carriage returns from any text file


Export documents from Writer to DAISY 2.02 and DAISY 3 (digital talking books)

Simultaneously issue documents in several formats

Spreadsheet functions for number to number name and currency name conversion proposed for OpenFormula standard.

Language checker for English, German, Polish, Dutch, and other languages.

Provides a way for users to create a list of new candidate words to add to the existing spellcheck dictionary for their language.

Magneta Lorem Ipsum Generator
Generates lorum ipsum text. 22 translations.


A set of macros designed to provide LaTeX support in OpenOffice. Source for binary can be obtained at

Provide version control for documents (OpenDocument and *.sx*) via Subversion.

Enables transliteration for Serbian Cyrillic to Latin script (and reverse) in Writer and Calc.

Flashcard creator for Impress Base Switchboard
Generates a Switchboard/Main Menu interface to access Base forms and reports.

Pagination A little macro that adds a 'Insert / Page number...' dialog to writer. It eases the way you can add page numbers to a document.

Photo Album
Create a photo album with OpenOffice

Adds QuickFind & QuickEdit features to OpenOffice

Read Text

Sun PDF Importer
The PDF Import Extension allows you to import and modify PDF documents. Best results with 100% layout accuracy can be achieved with the "PDF/ODF hybrid file" format, which this extension also enables. A hybrid PDF/ODF file is a PDF file that contains an embedded ODF source file. Hybrid PDF/ODF files will be opened in as an ODF file without any layout changes.

Sun Presentation Minimizer
The Sun Presentation Minimizer is used to reduce the file size of the current presentation. Images will be compressed, and data that is no longer needed will be removed.

Sun Report Builder
Create database reports from HSQL, Oracle, or many other database types.

Sun Wiki Publisher
Create articles on MediaWiki servers without knowing the syntax of the MediaWiki markup language. Publish your new and existing documents transparently with from Writer to a wiki page.

SVG Import
Import SVG into OpenOffice

Swahili Dictionary
A dictionary for spell checking in Tanzanian and Kenyan Swahili using dictionaries taken from the hunspell website.

Template Changer
Improves assignment of templates to documents.

Reports missing font faces all used fonts in OpenOffice Writer documents.

Text Clipboard
Extension cut/copy/paste functionality to be able to select multi-line text blocks

Text Effects
Extension for Writer. It can make colorful text, draw a few simple shapes and Tux, change brightness of text, make anagrams, make inversed text, uneven text, remapped text.

Inserts a comment for each bookmark in your writer document, showing its position, name, and the text at which it is anchored.

Welsh Language Spell Checker
This extension is the existing Welsh Language spelling checker for 2 repackaged as an extension for 3 onwards.

Letterhead generation, form functionality, printing functions, etc.

Writer's Tools
Writer's Tools is a set of utilities designed to help users perform a wide range of tasks. Using Writer's Tools, you can back up documents, look up and translate words and phrases, manage text snippets, and keep tabs on document statistics.

Creates an ePub from any document

Writer2LaTeX provides Writer export filters for LaTeX and BibTeX.

ZD Color Palettes
A documented set of "Color Palettes, Color Atlases and Color Harmonies".

A spellchecker for the revised Quichua (Ecuador) spelling.

Drouizig Breton Spellchecker
A spellchecker for breton Language by Korvigelloù an Drouizig

Japanese Integrated Learning Tool
Japanese English dictionary and a Kanji dictionary. It aims at helping people reading Japanese texts and preparing review sheets with notes about words like different readings, english meaning, kanji information and more.

Latvian spellchecking and hyphenation module
Latviešu valodas pareizrakstības pārbaudes modulis //Latvian spellchecking and hyphenation module

Zotero Integration
Citation/bibliography generation and management

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