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Delete Blank Page after table LibreOffice Writer

asked 2017-05-15 23:39:04 +0100

Jake Orben gravatar image

Hello! I have a document with a table followed by a trailing blank page at the end of it. I have presses Ctrl + F10 and there is a paragraph tag there. When I press backspace the page remains and the cursor enters a table at the end of the previous page and if I press delete while in the table the cursor enters the last page of the document. I have tried printing to a file, however, I get what looks like hex code from it so it is of little help.

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answered 2018-04-26 18:25:52 +0100

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updated 2018-04-26 18:41:29 +0100

ajlittoz gravatar image

I'm running LO and still see the issue - according to bug 60967, it should be fixed in 5.1.0

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Have you tried to read and understand either my answer here, or the comments in the bug you mention?

The bug was about impossibility to remove paragraph after a table at any position. It was fixed, with the explicit exception of the last paragraph in the document; and that specific case is not a bug, as described there.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-04-26 18:33:17 +0100 )edit

@Mike Kaganski: apologies, I just reacted "on the spot" to an update event without checking context. I know the last paragraph can't be deleted and I came to the same size solution when I exceptionnaly need to prevent a page overflow.

ajlittoz gravatar imageajlittoz ( 2018-04-26 18:45:57 +0100 )edit

answered 2017-05-16 08:22:28 +0100

updated 2017-05-16 08:24:59 +0100

As Michael Stahl described in comment 33 of tdf#60967, it is impossible now to remove the last paragraph of a document, because it breaks a lot of things. So, you only could make its font size small enough to fit to the same page as the table (if it's possible).

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