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Base Memo field with RTF [closed]

asked 2012-04-24 21:18:01 +0200

John45 gravatar image

updated 2015-10-16 04:58:17 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Is there any intention of adding RTF as a Category to your Base Memo field like there is in MS Access? I use Access a lot and have about 30,000 memo records which include a lot of character formatting (italics, bold, underlining, etc.). I have considered moving to LibreOffice, but have not because I can find no way to preserve this character formatting.

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answered 2012-06-21 10:49:33 +0200

Alex Thurgood gravatar image

LO Base Forms support formatted fields with a limited subset of formatting attributes, but apparently that formatting is not stored in the underlying table field. As far as I know, there is no future development planned at the moment on integrating such a feature.

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