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hey. why do i see pdf in opposite direction ? [closed]

asked 2016-05-29 14:42:22 +0100

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hey i'm trying to open a pdf file. every ok, except that i see the text in wrong direction how can i change direction left->right / right->left ? thanks in advanced

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answered 2016-05-30 10:10:51 +0100

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What are you using to open the PDF file? I am guessing its not LibeOffice.

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answered 2016-05-30 18:23:29 +0100

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How was the PDF created with what Language settings? What Language are you using in your PDF file and what version of LibreOffice and operating system are you using?

I wonder if you need to enable the appropriate language support. For example TOOLS > OPTIONS > LANGUAGE SETTINGS. You may need to select, depending on language, ASIAN and COMPLEX TEXT LAYOUT (CTL) and then from the extended Menu, the appropriate settings to enable the correct text direction.... Peter

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thanks isn't it something that the app should recognize itself ? any way all other programs that i used showed it correctly

whatsup gravatar imagewhatsup ( 2016-05-31 16:48:31 +0100 )edit

answered 2016-05-30 13:19:48 +0100

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you're guess is wrong

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