Ask Your Question
0

[Solved] Using different alignments for formulas on the same line

asked 2015-07-02 22:43:17 +0200

liboff gravatar image

updated 2015-08-24 23:46:25 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Greetings!

This question pertains to Writer (LibreOffice 3.5.4.2). Is there a way to align one formula on the centre of a line and another on the right? For instance, in many academic books an equation is usually positioned in the middle and its reference number on the right. Any ideas?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

3 Answers

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2015-07-03 14:13:17 +0200

liboff gravatar image

I looked into the tables option. Results were messy. For fixed columns long equations disappear but alignment remain. Optimal column length displayed equations fully at the cost of alignment (columns are brought together). As for the format paragraph thingy, i have no idea how it works...

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

Hi pkladisios

It uses tabs to line things up the way that you wish. What don't you understand about tabs?

Alex Kemp gravatar imageAlex Kemp ( 2015-07-03 14:53:17 +0200 )edit
0

answered 2015-07-03 14:50:45 +0200

pierre-yves samyn gravatar image

Hi

Inserting formula by Auto-Text directly addresses this need: In the document type fn F3

LibreOffice inserts a table with a formula centered and its reference number aligned to the right. You just have to edit the formula.

Note: the code depends on the "locale" (eg nf in French.). You can verify by Edit AutoText:

image description

Regards

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

That's it! Exactly what i was looking for. I thank both of you for your time!

liboff gravatar imageliboff ( 2015-07-03 15:24:10 +0200 )edit
0

answered 2015-07-02 23:33:48 +0200

horst gravatar image

See the answers in this question .

It applies to yours too.

edit flag offensive delete link more
Login/Signup to Answer

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2015-07-02 22:43:17 +0200

Seen: 237 times

Last updated: Jul 03 '15