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arabic and hindi numerals in calc [closed]

asked 2012-03-10 08:04:09 +0200

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i can't write arabic and hindi numerals in calc together and i can do that in microsoft office by text direction right-to-left or left-to-right for more information see the video the table in this video for motors model and quantity i must write the model in arabic numerals and write the quantity in hindi numerals is there any solution for this problem arabic and hindi numerals in calc

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Closed for the following reason question is not relevant or outdated by Alex Kemp
close date 2015-10-22 15:59:51.283951


Hi @muhammad, Have you found an answer for your question? I'm not sure if the new v4.0-beta builds have fixed this limitation, but we'd appreciate it if you could test again. If this functionality has not been added, please file a bug for the feature.

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-01-22 04:25:23 +0200 )edit

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answered 2013-02-19 03:34:16 +0200

qubit gravatar image

(as mentioned above)

Hi @muhammad,

Have you found an answer for your question? If the latest release doesn't include this functionality, then please file a bug about this problem. The QA team will be happy to help you track down this issue!

Please post a link to any bugs you file in a comment below using the format "fdo#123456".


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answered 2012-06-22 16:21:34 +0200

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It is possible to simply translate Arabic numbers (0,1,2,3,etc.) to other nationality number forms (given font support) by using the [NatNumN] codes (LO help) in conjunction with a language selection (on the Format > Cell... dialog). These can be set using a style than is subsequently applied. For example, a Format code of


combined with a language selection of Hindi (using the Gentium font) will display Hindi numerals.

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answered 2012-03-10 15:54:37 +0200

m.a.riosv gravatar image

Have you enable Enhanced language support?

Menu/Tools/Options/Language Settings - Enhanced language support

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yes, and you can see this in video

muhammad gravatar imagemuhammad ( 2012-03-10 20:22:32 +0200 )edit

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