LKBEN11140: How to speed up the Launch of OpenOffice.org


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LKB | Created: 02/04/2020 | Version: 1 | Language: EN | Rating: 0 | Outdated: False | Marked for deletion: False

Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG

Latest update: 05/10/2020 | Comment:


Symptom

You need more speed. Who doesn't.

Cause

You want to improve the start up of OpenOffice.

Solution

Start OpenOffice and click on Tools > Options and choose Memory.

There you have to change the following settings:

Undo > Number of steps 30

Graphics-cache > Use for OpenOffice  128 MB
               > Memory per object 20 MB
               > Remove from memory after 00:10 hh:mm

Cache for inserted objects > Number of objects 20

Finally click on Java and uncheck the "Use a Java Runtime Environment" option.

After this is done click ok to save the changes and restart your OpenOffice. The startup should be much quicker now.

About the Author

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux in different European countries and different European languages. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform where he is one of the most important contributors and the main developer.

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