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how do i turn off overwrite in libre write

asked 2019-02-10 03:33:11 +0200

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I seem to be stuck in an overwrite mode when I try to edit a "writer" document "odt" file. I need to turn off that feature.

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answered 2019-02-10 05:06:09 +0200

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updated 2019-02-10 05:06:41 +0200


Two methods -

  • Insert key toggles Overwrite

  • In Status Bar near center should see Overwrite - click on it. It is also a toggle. If status bar is not visible it can be turned on from menu - View->Status Bar

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