Ask Your Question

Scrollbar for text block in libreoffice Draw ? [closed]

asked 2014-04-11 21:55:10 +0200

cheikhna gravatar image

updated 2015-08-27 13:01:23 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Hello and Thank you very much for your teamwork on LibreOffice !

Is there a Scrollbar we can add to any text block or paragraph in Libreoffice Draw ?

or any alternative solution ?

edit retag flag offensive reopen merge delete

Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by Alex Kemp
close date 2016-02-20 20:03:47.297982

1 Answer

Sort by » oldest newest most voted

answered 2014-04-12 23:22:37 +0200

Regina gravatar image

I know only two objects, which have a scroll bar, one is the "floating frame" and the other is the form control "text box". But the "floating frame" is buggy (It does not print, for example), so I do not recommend it. The form control "text box" can be used without data base, if you write the content directly. In the form control properties, you can enable the text type "multi-line with formatting" and you can select the type of scrollbars from the drop-down list Scrollbars. The scrollbars are not shown in edit mode, but when you use the text box.

edit flag offensive delete link more


Ok thank you very much Regina

but next version of Libre Office draw should get a vertical scroolbar available on text block u_u

cheikhna gravatar imagecheikhna ( 2014-05-01 20:53:17 +0200 )edit

Question Tools

1 follower


Asked: 2014-04-11 21:55:10 +0200

Seen: 835 times

Last updated: Apr 12 '14