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2015-12-14 08:04:01 +0200 asked a question cannot insert scanned image in Calc, but can in Write or Draw

There is no option that I can see that will allow me to scan an image into a spreadsheet using Calc. Am I missing something? The instructions for inserting an image from the scanner say to:
Choose Insert - Picture - Scan

That works for the writer program, but not for the Calc program... it doesn't have an option to insert a "Picture" but does have an "Image" sub-menu in the Insert pull-down menu... but that has no "scan" option. The Draw program, on the other hand, also has "Image" instead of "Picture", but it does have a scan option in that sub-menu!

  1. Should I look somewhere else for the scan facility in Calc?
  2. Shouldn't all programs use the same naming, such as "Picture" instead of "Image", and match the on-line manual, and is the lack of a scan option in Calc a mistake?
  3. The scan user interface isn't particularly great in LibreOffice... it is more convenient than having to keep going to some external program and create a temporary file, but could there be a "repeat last scan" button to insert another image quickly using the previous settings, for example?

I am using a Linux kubuntu/ubuntu version of LibreOffice, if that makes any difference: Version: 4.2.8.2 Build ID: 420m0(Build:2)

2015-08-10 16:11:31 +0200 asked a question Can a template set the directory (folder) for saving the file? Or even set the filename?

What I hope to do is to create a template with some property which sets the default directory for saving documents created using that template. Ideally I would like to be prompted to input the title (or part thereof) each time a document is created and have the document's filename set to something like Documents/DCWM/Minutes/2015/Minutes of the July Meeting.odt (where the year is automatically inserted and what comes after it is based on the title, assuming I have been prompted to enter "July" for the month).

Is anything like this possible with templates?

I am using: Version: 4.2.8.2 Build ID: 420m0(Build:2) under 3.13.0-57-generic #95-Ubuntu on a 3GHz x86_64 English