How do I set LibreOffice to save my documents into .docx by default in Linux?

Marlon September 13, 2011

I would like LibreOffice to save my documents as a .docx instead of .odt per default.

  1. Ambassador
    February 1, 2012 at 4:21 am

    Yep that works!

  2. Torfi
    January 27, 2012 at 8:51 pm

    It does work. I have tried on Libre Office I have in Fedora 16.

  3. Tina
    September 19, 2011 at 2:39 pm


    did the steps provided by Jeffery work for you? Please let us know. Thank you!

  4. Jeffery Fabish
    September 14, 2011 at 12:16 am

    Go to Tools -> Options -> Load/Save (Expand) -> General -> Always Save As: (bottom right) change to "Microsoft Word 2007/2010 XML".