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Bug 73630 - Update checker offers to update to an already-installed version
Summary: Update checker offers to update to an already-installed version
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LibreOffice (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-01-14 21:06 UTC by nekerev
Modified: 2015-05-02 21:22 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description nekerev 2014-01-14 21:06:07 UTC
I am running LO on Windows 7 sp1 64b. I am continually being notified that a newer version is available which turns out to be L.O. which is obviously installed on my notebook. How can I stop this endless loop?
Thx for a possible answer.
Comment 1 Jacques Guilleron 2014-01-15 10:38:15 UTC
Hello Nekerev,

Goto Options > LibreOffice > Online Update 
and uncheck: Check for updates automatically 
or choose another time for update.

Kind regards,

Comment 2 Joel Madero 2015-05-02 15:42:13 UTC
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Comment 3 Adolfo Jayme 2015-05-02 21:22:35 UTC
This one got fixed in the meantime.