OOo 2.2 Spreadsheet Slooowww

Neil Winchurst neil at
Tue Aug 21 08:34:09 UTC 2007

On Tue, 21 Aug 2007 09:49:42 +0200
"O. Sinclair" <o.sinclair at> wrote:

> Open Office - Making It Start Faster!
> Posted: 15 Aug 2007 05:51 PM CDT
> therefore this may be a short post. Alright, let’s get on with it.
> Open up Write or Calc.
> Goto Tools, then Options.
> Locate the setting on the left called ‘Memory’. Then on the right, check 
> to make sure that the following are in place.
> Number of steps is set to 20.
> Graphics Cache for Open Office is set to 128 MB.
> Memory per object is set to 20.0 MB.
> Enable systray quickstarter is check-marked.
>  From here, simply hit OK and restart the program. From this point on, 
> the applications of the Open Office suite will run MUCH faster at 
> start-up. ;)
> It did help me,
> Sinclair
Interesting. I did the above and indeed both the writer and the
spreadsheet go much faster. Just one puzzle - I check-marked the
quickstarter as you said, but when I went back to check  the mark had
been removed.

Still, it doesn't seem to matter, it goes really quickly now. Thanks.

Neil Winchurst

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