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"recent document" icon added to toolbar does not work [closed]

asked 2013-06-30 09:32:54 +0200

ROSt52 gravatar image

updated 2015-11-03 01:42:23 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

LIbO / XP / History Master 1.1.1

In Writer I assigned the "Recent Documents" command as an icon to the standard toolbar however when I click it, nothing happens. I expected the list of recent documents opens for selection of wanted file.

I did: right clicked toolbar selected customize toolbar selcted Standard toolbar clicked Add selected Category: Application / Commands: Recent Douments clicked Close clicked OK closed and restarted LibO Writer clicked Recent Document Icon => nothing happens

Is my expectation wrong? Do I miss a certain setting somewhere else? Do we have a bug?

Thanks in advance for help.

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answered 2013-06-30 16:16:52 +0200

manj_k gravatar image

Adding the command / function "Recent Documents" (toolbar / shortcut key) has never worked (LibO/OOo).

See also: Recent documents assigned to shortcut key not working.

There will be a dropdown menu next to the "Open" button
as a new feature in LibreOffice 4.1 (fdo#42418).

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Bad news and good news. Thanks for the information. The new solution (v4.1) looks good.

ROSt52 gravatar imageROSt52 ( 2013-06-30 17:29:49 +0200 )edit

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