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beginner LO Writer: delete text frames

asked 2018-08-03 12:23:41 +0200

oxy gravatar image

updated 2018-08-03 12:25:27 +0200

Dear all,

i generate a docx file from a PDF for further editing (I use The convertion generates some text boxes which I cannot reproduce myself on OO Writer. They behave more like tables, but i cannot select them like I do with tables. I also cannot move or click on them like in the case of text boxes. What is it? (see pic) How to get rid of them maintaining text?


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In general, a sample file is better than a picture. Check if that's a section though...

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-08-03 12:28:43 +0200 )edit

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answered 2018-08-03 12:57:58 +0200

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here a sample files ....

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This is not an answer to your question - should be moved to the edited question instead

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-08-03 13:29:09 +0200 )edit

answered 2018-08-03 13:31:34 +0200

These are sections, see FormatSections, or in a recent enough LO, right-click inside one and choose Edit Section....

Removing sections in the dialog only removes section, not its contents.

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Thanks, that was it...

oxy gravatar imageoxy ( 2018-08-03 14:47:01 +0200 )edit
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