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Forum Thread: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]

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Psy [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 27th Jan, 2011 19:32
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User Since: 30th Jan, 2009
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Location: FR
Good evening,

I am having some difficulty installing 3.3.0 version of Open Office as recommended by Secunia (Insecure program detected). Clicking on "Install" opens a "File not found window". Even unchecking -JRE doesn't help. Is that version still a beta one ?

To be noted : for several days my AV program has been alerting about OOO... archive Tar - "Avertissements" in French, while Secunia was still reporting Ok.

In a OOo page, clicking on Help/checking for update... response is : "checking for update failed".

At all hazards, I've restarted my computer and re-scanned with Secunia : no miracle happened.


Here is to-day's report :



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Program Name:
OpenOffice.org 3.x

Security State:
Insecure

Download Link:
http://www.openoffice.org/

Instances Found:
C:\Program Files (x86)\OpenOffice.org 3\program\soffice.exe, version: 3.2.9498.500
C:\Program Files (x86)\NewTech Infosystems\OpenOffice.org 3\program\soffice.exe, version: 3.2.9498.500

Last System Scan (localtime):
27. Jan 2011, 17:35

Operating System:
Microsoft Windows 7,

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Thank you for your help.

PsyThank you for your help.

Psy

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bjm__ RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 27th Jan, 2011 21:04
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Last edited on 27th Jan, 2011 21:10
FWIW
Earlier today...I downloaded, saved and installed OOo 3.3.0 from
http://www.filehippo.com/download_openoffice/

Install (Run As Admin) was over the top of 3.2.1

OOo 3.3.0 Installer went about it's business of installing / updating / cleaning up as required. I declined the bloatware and opted for Default settings.

PSI > OpenOffice.org 3.x 3.3.9556.500
C:\Program Files\OpenOffice.org 3\program\soffice.exe




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ddmarshall RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Dedicated Contributor 27th Jan, 2011 21:30
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D'après http://download.openoffice.org/other.html , 3.3.0 n'est pas encore disponible en français.

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Psy RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 28th Jan, 2011 01:15
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Hi bjm and ddmarshall,

Thanks to you so much, I just succeeded downloading from Filehippo... even if not in French ! Secunia now reports OK !

Am I lucky to have been helped so soon and so simply !

Is there a French forum for Secunia ? ... and on this one : no smileys ? ;)

Thank you again and HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!!!

Psy

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bjm__ RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 28th Jan, 2011 17:17
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Presumably, the French Language Pack will be made available for v 3.3.0 asap ?
check back at http://download.openoffice.org/other.html ..... or ...
Contact OOo at http://www.openoffice.org/contact.html

Cheers
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Psy RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 29th Jan, 2011 20:39
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Hi bjm,

I meant the Secunia forum in French, just in case... As for the OOo program newly installed I will use it as it is in the meantime.

Thank you again,

Psy

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Psy RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
Member 29th Jan, 2011 20:46
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Hi ddmarshall,

Si j'ai bien compris, en cas de panne de dictionnaire, je pourrais demander votre aide en français ?

Bravo et merci,

Psy

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ddmarshall RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
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Si vous avez difficulté de vous faire comprendre en anglais, il y a quelques francophones dans le forum. Les résultats de Google Translate sont souvent bizarres.

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Psy RE: [b]Installation of last version of OOo fails[/b]
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Hi ddmarshall,

Formidable ! En voilà une bonne nouvelle ! 1000 mercis !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Psy

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