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scrolling through fonts causes crash [closed]

asked 2012-12-14 14:40:40 +0200

Jaypee gravatar image

updated 2015-10-19 13:51:10 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Scrolling through fonts in writer and calc crashes the app. Using Windows 7 and LO I think this is a bug just for me though :p. Can't imagine that being a bug getting through the testing. Might be a font of mine doing some weird stuff. Is there a place where i can deactivate certain fonts used in LO? I have a CAD app that uses its own fonts so i dont want to damage that.

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answered 2012-12-15 23:01:51 +0200

manj_k gravatar image

You might try:
Menu Tools → Options → LibreOffice → View →
Font Lists
☐ Show preview of fonts (disabled).

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That does work. Thank you LO no longer crashes when scrolling through the fonts. Though it cripples the preview feature. Therefor I implemented the solution I mentioned.

Jaypee gravatar imageJaypee ( 2012-12-17 16:35:56 +0200 )edit

I also had to do this to prevent crashes. I just started using LibreOffice today and the version is

aych001 gravatar imageaych001 ( 2016-04-14 08:00:49 +0200 )edit

answered 2012-12-17 16:31:27 +0200

Jaypee gravatar image

Thanks for your answers. This is how i got it to work for me.

when replacing the bugged font in options-fonts you can eliminate the bug

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answered 2012-12-14 19:43:26 +0200

m.a.riosv gravatar image

Have you try resetting the user profile? Sometimes solve strange issues.

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