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how do I copy a row's formatting (but not the values) into another row in LibreOffic Calc

asked 2019-02-06 19:57:21 +0100

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updated 2020-09-21 23:16:43 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Never mind. It is the same I guess as for microsoft office: place cursor in the row number "cell", type ctrl-c (copy), then shift-spacebar (selects entire row), then ctrl-shift-v (paste special), and then enable copying only formats from the resulting menu and click "OK".

On the other hand, let me know if there is an easier way.



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I don't know about the shortcut keys. I always avoid them because I find it too easy to get them confused, and always use the menus instead.

So, highlight the row I want to copy formats from. Menu Edit -> Copy. Then move cursor to row where I want them copied. Click once in the first cell, menu Edit -> Paste Special. Select only Formats. OK. Unless I have forgotten something, it should work every time.

ve3oat gravatar imageve3oat ( 2019-02-06 22:11:03 +0100 )edit

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answered 2020-02-25 13:37:54 +0100

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No, it doesn't work. I tried.

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Please use the comments.

m.a.riosv gravatar imagem.a.riosv ( 2020-02-25 16:32:22 +0100 )edit

answered 2019-02-06 22:35:54 +0100

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Use the clone formatting Icon, it is just after the paste icon.

Clone formatting

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