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Libreoffice Draw Effects Toolbar [closed]

asked 2020-05-14 19:56:26 +0200

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updated 2021-05-31 08:29:49 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

LibreOffice Version: 6.1.6.3 Application: Draw

I am going through the wonderful videos from TheFrugalComputerGuy for LibreOffice Draw He is using an older version and while I realize some things change I cannot find the "Effects Mode" toolbar.

Did it get reorganized into other toolbars or are the functions gone? I also cannot get a polygon to rotate.

I did download the Draw Guide, version 4.3 and could not find it in there. Like I said, I know things change, is there some document that would list the changes through the versions as opposed to going through all the individual release notes?

Thank you for your help

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answered 2020-05-16 14:02:56 +0200

Earnest Al gravatar image

Hi. The toolbar you are looking for is called Transformations now. Click on View | Toolbars | Transformations for it to appear. You can also just use the individual commands from Shape |Transformations

Normally the rotation dots appear the second time in a row that you click on an object. If they don't just click Shape | Rotate

Cheers, Al

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