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1) Download and Install LibreOffice

Download and install version 5.1.4 of LibreOffice from here applicable for your platform. 


  • For 64bit windows operating systems, ensure to download msi with name LibreOffice_5.1.4_Win_x64.msi. Default download from LibreOffice site will be 32bit with name LibreOffice_5.1.4_Win_x86.msi
  • After installation, there is no need of running Libreoffice as a service.

2) Download and Install FileCloud Document Converter

  1. Install LibreOffice for windows.

  2. Open LibreOffice once and finish the registration.(Skip step 2 if already Registered)

3) Configure FileCloud

There are two steps to enable Preview.


If you are running the multi-site configuration, please follow these steps on the root site.

  1. Log into Administration Portal
  2. Click on "Settings" on the left navigation panel
  3. Click on "Misc" Tab
  4. Enter the path to the open office program folder. For Windows it will be (C:\Program Files (x86)\openoffice 4\program) and Linux (/opt/openoffice4/program)
  5. Click on "Customization" on the left navigation panel
  6. Click on "General Tab
  7. Check the "Show Document Preview" checkbox

4) Running as service

Once the setup is verified, openoffice preview server can be made as a server. Please follow this link to enable openoffice as a service.

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