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asked 2018-02-08 13:50:58 +0200

moon gravatar image

updated 2018-02-08 14:01:17 +0200

Hi there, I'm trying to make the editor within calc to not convert these caracters "-->" into a right arrow (→). Tried to read many post here and there and apparently either the question is not asked yet or (probably) too simple. Whatever the case I'm struggling. Any help ?

Many thanks in advance.


ps: same for the quotes (") as they display in a funny rounded way (“) but useless for coding. Guess that the answer for the first issue will also solve that.

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by moon
close date 2018-02-08 23:00:13.900581

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answered 2018-02-08 16:04:55 +0200

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Most likely it's the "AutoCorrect" feature. For Calc, look under Tools -> AutoCorrect Options.

The first tab should have a row like: replace --> with →. Delete it if you don't like it.

The double quote option is on the "Localized Options" tab.

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as reg the AutoCorrect Option, I've deleted the conversions however even after restarting it still displays that bloody arrow. I even added a rule changing --> into --> (silly sin't it) without succes ! I'm probably missing a step here.

moon gravatar imagemoon ( 2018-02-08 18:08:11 +0200 )edit

After having considerred your input. I need to say thank you, therefore closing the question as solved. Best

moon gravatar imagemoon ( 2018-02-08 23:00:05 +0200 )edit

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