Install / Uninstall Apache Open Office 4.1.1 On Ubuntu / ElementaryOS

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In this tutorial i will show you how to install the Apache Open Office 4.1.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 13.10 / 12.04 LTS, LinuxMint 16 / 15 , Elementary OS 0.2

Apache Openoffice released its new stable version 4.1.1 and it is the best alternative software for Microsoft office ,Libreoffice and etc...

It contains Spreadsheets,Presentations,Graphics,Word processing and more.It is an open source software so free to use and also available for Multiple operating systems Windows ,Linux and Mac OS-X.

Apache OpenOffice 4.1.1 comes with Minor Changes,New and updated Translations ,Lots of Bug fixes.

Installation steps
Step 1: Remove the Older version of Libre office or OpenOffice
sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice*
sudo apt-get autoremove
Step 2: Download the Open Office tar file from or from sourceforge

For 32bit Open office Please click HERE
For 64bit Open office Please click HERE

Use wget to download the files
For 32 bit 
For 64 bit
Step 3 :Extract the Downloaded tar file
tar -xvfz Apache_OpenOffice_4.1.1_Linux_x86_install-deb_en-US.tar.gz
Step 4 : Install OpenOffice 4.1.1

After extraction go to the folder and install the deb files by issuing the command

cd en-US/DEBS/
dpkg -i *.deb
Step 5: Install the Desktop Integrations
cd en-US/DEBS/desktop-integration
dpkg -i *.deb
Step 6: Verify Installation by typing in the dash "openoffice " it will work
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