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asked 2018-01-05 22:00:48 +0200

MinervaK gravatar image

Is there a way to make Writer documents open in Web View by default?

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answered 2018-01-06 13:34:04 +0200

Well, yes (but I would not recommend that).

Open Expert configuration (in Options-Advanced). Navigate to org.openoffice.TypeDetection.Filter/Filters, and for each filter that you need (possible candidates: writer8, MS Word 2007 XML, Office Open XML Text, etc), change DocumentService from to

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Why wouldn't you recommend it?

MinervaK gravatar imageMinervaK ( 2018-01-08 05:55:53 +0200 )edit

Simply because it's untested (by me) configuration. I just figured it when read your question.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-01-08 08:27:49 +0200 )edit

It works, but not I can't use tracking, or locate where the tracking toolbar is. Do you have any suggestions? The title changes to "LibreOffice Writer/Web"

Ooker gravatar imageOoker ( 2018-01-15 10:37:01 +0200 )edit

answered 2018-01-25 18:46:39 +0200

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  1. Record a macro
  2. Tool > Macro > Organize Macros > LibreOffice Basic. Click Assign
  3. On the Events tab, choose LibreOffice in the Save in drop down then assign the macro.
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