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how Do I select & delete image on Calc page

asked 2016-08-11 01:59:15 +0200

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using Calc 5.1.4.2 Trying to fix a broken jpg image in my sheet.
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Don't seem to be able to select the broken image in order to delete it and replace with a working one. Nothing happens when I click on it, left-or-right click, or try to select with the drawing toolbar pointer. nothing selects it. Please tell me how to select & fix or delete. Thanks!

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answered 2016-08-11 09:43:23 +0200

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May be the image is in background, use the navigator [F5] - Menu/View/Navigator - Sidebar, to select the image with double click.

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Thanks for the solution; but it's led to a related problem - the Navigator shows there are some 80+ images in the file, and most of them are named "Picture 1". Double-clicking on one in the Navigator image list does select an image, but then immediately moves the Navigator list to the bottom, so I can no longer see the image name I just selected, and it becomes very difficult to keep track of which "Picture 1" I just selected, and scroll all the way back to the same spot in the list. Ideas?

byslexic gravatar imagebyslexic ( 2016-08-11 22:14:03 +0200 )edit

This does not work. I can see "Navigator" and I think I have my image because Calc scrolls to it. But the image is not selected. There are no selection marks around the image, and when I press "del" whatever cell was previously selected is cleared and the image remains. So as best as I can tell, Navigator does not actually select the image. I've tried versions 5.4 and 6.0.

mlankeit gravatar imagemlankeit ( 2018-05-08 15:27:21 +0200 )edit
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