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Why line breaks in the middle of a word?

asked 2019-05-16 09:59:39 +0100

Ratsima gravatar image

updated 2019-05-16 11:01:25 +0100

MacOS: 10.14.5

LibreOffice: Version: Build ID: 2b840030fec2aae0fd2658d8d4f9548af4e3518d

See the attached screenshot. Why am I getting the strange line breaks in the middle of words?


It's a legal file created by my wife (who is an attorney) with lots of personal information in it. I hope I deleted the identifying stuff.


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Share the file.

gabix gravatar imagegabix ( 2019-05-16 10:38:15 +0100 )edit

I've amended the original question to include the file.

Ratsima gravatar imageRatsima ( 2019-05-16 11:01:17 +0100 )edit

You have language of paragraph set to Thai... and setting it to English fixes the problem.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2019-05-16 11:31:16 +0100 )edit

Thank you. I'll let my wife know.

Ratsima gravatar imageRatsima ( 2019-05-16 11:33:43 +0100 )edit

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answered 2019-05-16 11:30:30 +0100

gabix gravatar image

The shared file contains text formatted as Thai while actually it is English. Changing the text language to English cures the problem.

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