Do more - easier, quicker, smarter

LibreOffice is a free and powerful office suite, and a successor to OpenOffice.org (commonly known as OpenOffice).

Its clean interface and feature-rich tools help you unleash your creativity and enhance your productivity.

Out now: LibreOffice 7.4

16,384 columns in spreadsheets • Better change tracking • Document themes in presentations

Discover it!

Fun Project

LibreOffice is one of the friendliest and fastest-growing projects in the free and open source software world.

More about us and our values

Fantastic People

LibreOffice is about more than software. It’s about people, culture, creation, sharing and collaboration.

Join us today!

LibreOffice is Free and Open Source Software. Development is open to new talent and new ideas, and our software is tested and used daily by a large and devoted user community.

Get Involved
Welcome Juan José González, TDF’s new Web Technology Engineer!

Here at The Document Foundation, the non-profit entity behind the LibreOffice community, we have many websites and services: this blog, the LibreOffice website, our wiki, the extensions website, Weblate and many more. To improve them and keep them up-to-date, TDF now has a new Web Technology Engineer! So let’s get to know him… Tell us […]

read more »

The Document Foundation releases LibreOffice 7.4.5 Community

Berlin, January 26, 2023 – The Document Foundation announces the release of LibreOffice 7.4.5 Community, a maintenance release which solves a crash affecting a large number of users. The new release is immediately available from www.libreoffice.org/download/ for Windows (Intel and ARM processors), macOS (Apple and Intel processors), and Linux. All LibreOffice users are invited to […]

read more »

VCL example applications and tools

You may already know that LibreOffice uses its internal GUI toolkit, named VCL (Visual Class Library). This library is responsible for creating the GUI widgets for LibreOffice, providing abstraction from the operating system including the basic rendering. To see more details, you can read its documentation page:

Visual Class Library (VCL)

VCL has the nice feature of being able to work with different GUI libraries on different platform[…]

read more »

Welcome Juan José González, TDF’s new Web Technology Engineer!

Here at The Document Foundation, the non-profit entity behind the LibreOffice community, we have many websites and services: this blog, the LibreOffice website, our wiki, the extensions website, Weblate and many more. To improve them and keep them up-to-date, TDF now has a new Web Technology Engineer! So let’s get to know him… Tell us […]

read more »