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Writer: Styles Window Pops but does not stick [closed]

asked 2018-05-02 19:01:16 +0200

carnish gravatar image

updated 2021-05-07 17:49:48 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Selecting Menu.View.Styles or pressing F11: The window flashes but does not stay up.

This occurs on :

Build ID: 1:6.0.3-0ubuntu1
CPU threads: 2; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: en-US (en_CA.UTF-8); Calc: group

On Ubuntu 18.04 with mate-desktop/bionic,now 1.20.1-2ubuntu1 amd64

The error does not occur on this version on Debian 9.4 with mate-desktop/stable,now 1.16.2-2 amd64

    Build ID: 1:5.2.7-1+deb9u4
    CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Linux 4.9; UI Render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
    Locale: en-US (en_DK); Calc: group
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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by Alex Kemp
close date 2021-05-07 17:50:29.324333

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answered 2018-05-02 23:15:59 +0200

petermau gravatar image

updated 2018-05-03 18:01:33 +0200

Did you read

I have noticed this problem recently. I found that VIEW > TOOLBAR LAYOUT > SIDEBAR brought the sidebar back.

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Yes that works. Thank you. I've edited my question to add info about the same feature on another version.

carnish gravatar imagecarnish ( 2018-05-04 14:09:26 +0200 )edit

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