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Why do my table captions show "Number range Table"? [closed]

asked 2014-08-25 13:08:08 +0200

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updated 2020-08-07 16:56:41 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I have just installed Version: Build ID: 62ad5818884a2fc2e5780dd45466868d41009ec0 on a brand new Ubuntu installation . Obviously I havew forgotten to configure something.

I have a problem with captioning a table

1) Create a new document 2) Insert a table 3) Insert a caption

The caption always comes out saying

Table **Number Range Table**:  This is a caption

(my emphasis) although caption dialog preview is correct.

What do I need to configure for this to work properly.

The same thing happens with trying to caption images


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answered 2014-08-25 13:39:43 +0200

Nicd gravatar image

Your Writer has been configured to show field names instead of field contents. You can toggle this in View -> Field Names. The default hotkey for it seems to be Ctrl+F9.

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