I'm currently working on a LibreOffice deployment for 5K users and I want to
give the users access to corporate document templates + a few custom tweaks
like keyboard shortcuts, macro security level and so on.
The only way we found to do it is through the registrymodifications.xcu file
in the user profile.
It is a 2 step process:
1: LibreOffice is downloaded and installed to the computers (with admin
2: After reboot, the user profile is removed and the
registrymodifications.xcu file is put in place before LibreOffice is started
(we do this after a reboot so the current user profile is updated, we can't
do it at step 1 because it runs under admin profile and we can't easily find
the current user profile)
The process isn't very elegant, it looks more like a hack than industrial
The .xcu file contains a lot of things, the only way I found to build a
custom one is to apply the settings "by hand" first and then find the lines
added in the .xcu file to build a "clean" one with only the lines required.
Keeping only our settings seems OK but we lose all user configuration in
It also requires a reboot which some users don't do often to avoid wasting
time with slow machines.
Is there a best way to apply a company-wide configuration that wouldn't
require reboot and would keep individual user settings?
View this message in context:
Sent from the Discuss mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
To unsubscribe e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.documentfoundation.org/www/discuss/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted
- [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice deployment and enterprise-wide settings · eric.ficheux
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy