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From Jürgen Schmidt <jogischm...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: Installation Experience and Feedback
Date Fri, 08 Jun 2012 07:22:39 GMT
On 6/8/12 5:07 AM, Zhe Liu wrote:
> I add one:
> "Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Maintenance" page always
> pops up and ask me to repair or remove it, even though vc++ 2010
> redistributable pack has been installed.
> I prefer directly skipping the page when it's installed.

I noticed this as well, you get asked every time when you you install
under Windows. Very annoying

Juergen


> 
> 2012/6/7 Gavin McDonald <gavin@16degrees.com.au>:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> Here is my installation experience, it seems to vary somewhat from some
>> others experiences.
>>
>> Environment: Windows 7 64 Bit, experience was same of both Desktop and
>> Laptop.
>>
>>
>> 1. Download OpenOffice 3.4 from openoffice.org mirror. -- Time: 2 minutes.
>>
>> 2. Unpack . -- Time: < 1 minute.
>>
>> 3. Install. -- Time: 2 minutes.
>>
>> 4. Erm, nothing e4lse, we are done!
>>
>> It really was as painless and quick as that. Well Done Guys n Gals!
>>
>> I do have a few observations that someone might think Bugzilla worthy (all
>> minor):
>>
>> a. UAC - Publisher is 'Unknown' . The User Account Control really should
>> have 'Apache Software Foundation'
>>   as the Publisher. (Note that in the Add/Remove programs section shows
>> 'OpenOffice.org' as  the Publisher.
>>
>> b. The program 'Unpacks' to a folder on the 'Desktop' - Why? Really we
>> should be choosing the 'Downloads' folder.
>>
>> c. The final installation folder is 'OpenOffice.org 3' -- I think this
>> should change to 'openoffice3'
>>
>> d. During Installation the 'FileType' choices has 'Microsoft Word Documents'
>> ticked by default, as per other email
>>    threads, perhaps this should be un-ticked by default but still show the
>> screen during install so it can be ticked easily.
>>
>> e. Once installed, clicking 'Start' shows 'OpenOffice.org Base' program on
>> the start menu, perhaps we can try for the main
>>     'OpenOffice.org' jump menu first or 'Writer' ??
>>
>> That's it.
>>
>> Gav...
>>
> 
> 
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