OpenOfficeOrg Addin

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As the state of this page indicates, this project is not currently supported by Creative Commons. The plugin is no longer available or supported.

Description of Software The Creative Commons Add-in for (OOo Extension Page) allows license information to be embedded in Writer, Impress, Draw and Calc documents.
Bug Tracker Link to Bug Tracker
Code Repository Link to Code repository
Mailing List Link to Mailing list


The latest version of the plugin is 0.7.0, available for download from the Extension site.

To install:

  1. Download the plugin
  2. Open
  3. Go to the Tools menu and select Extension Manager. Click Add and select the file you downloaded.
  4. After the installation process completes, restart The Creative Commons menu options will be located at the bottom of the Insert menu.

Debian/Ubuntu (& other variants) users:

  1. Debian/Ubuntu (& other variants) users may have problems if the plugin installed using the Extension Manager.
  2. They may need to install the plugin using the terminal.
  3. To install use /usr/lib/openoffice/program/unopkg gui -f ccooo.oxt

To upgrade:

  1. Open
  2. Go to the Tools menu and select Extension Manager. Select ccooo.oxt and click the Updates... button. will check for updates and prompt you to download the new version, if available.


Known Issues

  • This plugin may not work with Mac OS X
  • In Ubuntu (& other variants) if the plugin is installed using the extension manager the menus will not show or they will be inactive
  • Issues should be added to

Future Features

  • Internationalization.
  • Support for Mac OS X.

See also

External links

OpenOfficeOrg Addin
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