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Libre Office Draw: is it possible to color background of a section of a shape? [closed]

asked 2014-05-20 06:28:21 +0200

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updated 2015-09-06 11:11:38 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I have an ellipse shape. It is divided into 4 parts by lines and I would like to set the background color of each quadrant independently. Is this possible in Draw or is there some workaround to achieve this? Thanks!!

Windows/Linux Version 4.2

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answered 2014-05-20 07:46:28 +0200

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You have to create the ellipse, duplicate it four times (all in the same place), then create a rectangle, which would cover the part which you would like to crop out. Now select one rectangle and one ellipse and choose from menu: Converting (or changing or something) → Shapes → Intersection. Repeat 3 more times.

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