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The page text boundary indicators have disappeared in Writer

asked 2017-02-13 14:38:10 +0200

Paddy Landau gravatar image

updated 2017-02-13 14:40:40 +0200

LibreOffice Writer displays the text boundaries on its pages, shown by small L-shapes at the four corners.

Having upgraded to version recently, those boundaries have disappeared.

I have checked that View > Text Boundaries is ticked.

How can I get those text boundaries back again, please?


I have noticed that this is happening only on some of my documents, not all of them. That means that it is document-specific. This confuses me greatly!

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I have a same problem. My LO is on Ubuntu 16.04.

FlavioMaia gravatar imageFlavioMaia ( 2018-05-15 22:16:05 +0200 )edit

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answered 2018-05-16 01:41:56 +0200

I disabled hardware acceleration and restart Writer. Did it and it's showed the corners marks again!

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