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Cursor stays as hand in LO Draw?

asked 2018-09-30 01:09:48 +0200

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I'm using Version: (now upgraded to, and the cursor in Draw is the (open) selection hand instead of the arrow. How do I get the arrow "back", which the standard in my last version was an arrow that became a hand when the cursor moved over something that had been selected and then a grabbing hand when the mouse button was clicked on something that had been selected. This meant I could tell when I was over the right thing and what had and hadn't been selected in a collection of objects.

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answered 2018-09-30 08:45:32 +0200

Grantler gravatar image

Hit the Esc key or hit the arrow in the drawing tool bar. Old problem since former versions of OpenOffice IMHO.

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Unfortunately, that doesn't appear to be the solution. I'm using LO now. Clicking the arrow in the upper left corner doesn't cause any change and [esc] doesn't either. I don't see any answer to this.

ikratins gravatar imageikratins ( 2019-01-28 02:46:32 +0200 )edit

I've moved to a newer mac with OS 10.14.4 and I still have the same problem.

ikratins gravatar imageikratins ( 2019-02-08 03:55:41 +0200 )edit
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