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2019-02-26 17:38:00 +0100 commented answer Font change simultaneously

@ Mike Kaganski. I hope our aim is to make Ask LO a source of good information, particularly for newcomers learning to

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2019-02-18 23:05:32 +0100 answered a question Stop documents being blocked from editing

I find this happens on my Windows 7 PC, but (as far as I have noticed) only with old documents saved in .doc format. Si

2019-02-12 20:47:50 +0100 answered a question resume edit

You don't say what resumé template you are using, so I assume you have opened a Writer document using the resume-templat

2019-02-08 15:22:07 +0100 answered a question How to darken black text in a document

While you are typing press Ctrl+B to toggle between bold and normal type. Or select some existing text and do the same.

2019-02-07 14:34:41 +0100 edited answer Font change simultaneously

Depends on how your text has been formatted. Your footers, like all other LO Writer text, will be using a paragraph styl

2019-02-07 14:03:13 +0100 edited answer Font change simultaneously

Depends on how your text has been formatted. Your footers, like all other LO Writer text, will be using a paragraph sty

2019-02-07 13:59:14 +0100 edited answer Font change simultaneously

Depends on how your text has been formatted. Your footers, like all other LO text, will be using a paragraph style. Th

2019-02-07 13:57:41 +0100 answered a question Font change simultaneously

Depends on how your text has been formatted. Your footers, like all other LO text, will be using a paragraph style. Th

2019-02-01 15:15:06 +0100 edited answer Control-Shift-S doesn't open Special Characters

You don't say what OS and LO version you are using, but you seem to come across something that has gone wrong. In Windo

2019-01-31 16:28:31 +0100 commented answer Control-Shift-S doesn't open Special Characters

Ah, very sorry. I made the elementary mistake of checking only an unsaved document. But we still seem to have somethin

2019-01-31 16:19:03 +0100 commented answer Control-Shift-S doesn't open Special Characters

Ah, sorry. I made the mistake of checking only an unsaved document.

2019-01-31 16:07:25 +0100 answered a question Control-Shift-S doesn't open Special Characters

You don't say what OS and LO version you are using, but you seem to come across something that has gone wrong. In Windo

2019-01-28 15:40:46 +0100 answered a question blue text is description black numbers to the right in new column

II can't understand what your question is and what result you want. So I will make a guess that you want know how to to

2019-01-26 15:29:10 +0100 commented answer LibreOffice on shared computer

You're welcome. And thanks for your response. It is nice to know our suggestions have helped, even when they are not q

2019-01-26 14:41:31 +0100 answered a question LibreOffice on shared computer

This looks like a Windows problem rather than an LO one. Does the advice at https://www.computerworld.com/article/30467

2019-01-25 12:24:38 +0100 commented answer Cannot add column separator

Your welcome -- we all fail to spot something simple now and then. And thank you, it is nice to hear that our suggestio

2019-01-25 12:17:30 +0100 commented answer How do I make a shortcut that increases or decreases the size of the text?

Your welcome. And thank you, it is nice to hear that our suggestions have been useful.

2019-01-24 19:01:30 +0100 edited answer How do I make a shortcut that increases or decreases the size of the text?

You don't say what OS and LO version you are using. But with Windows 7/LO 6.0 I think there is already a shortcut that

2019-01-24 18:47:51 +0100 answered a question How do I make a shortcut that increases or decreases the size of the text?

You don't say what OS and LO version you are using. But with Windows 7/LO 6.0 I think there is already a shortcut that

2019-01-24 12:33:03 +0100 answered a question Cannot add column separator

Using Windows7/LO 6.0 I find that if you open the Separator Line>Style list it will appear to contain only none. But

2019-01-23 23:30:05 +0100 edited answer How do you import templates?

This might be one of those confusions which arise when something gets moved around as LO develops, or has its name chang

2019-01-23 22:57:03 +0100 answered a question How do you import templates?

This might be one of those confusions which arise when something gets moved around as LO develops, or has its name chang

2019-01-23 19:43:17 +0100 edited answer how do I set margins on text doc?

Select Format>Page>Page and adjust the margins settings. Welcome to the world of LibreOffice. An afterthought P

2019-01-23 18:57:30 +0100 answered a question how do I set margins on text doc?

Select Format>Page>Page and adjust the margins settings. Welcome to the world of LibreOffice.

2019-01-16 14:29:39 +0100 answered a question Can't access any Libre Office files

Have you recently updated LO? I notice that with Windows 7 OS my taskbar icon becomes inoperable, then disappears, each

2019-01-16 14:03:59 +0100 answered a question How can I change dateformat for auto-completition in Writer?

See Mike Kaganski's answer at https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/158048/how-do-i-change-the-default-datetime-format

2019-01-15 17:11:16 +0100 answered a question How do I activate 'Snap to Object' in Draw?

Does the advice below give what you want? https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/21974/i-want-lines-and-text-to-snap-t

2019-01-14 19:07:40 +0100 answered a question read only table of contents

Does the advice from either of these help? i. https://help.libreoffice.org/Writer/Creating_a_Table_of_Contents or f

2019-01-13 19:21:15 +0100 edited answer Where do I find the bold key?

Highlight text and press Ctrl+B or select Format>Text>Bold. And take a look at https://help.libreoffice.org/Write

2019-01-13 19:14:46 +0100 answered a question Where do I find the bold key?

Highlight text and press Ctrl+B or select Format>Text>Bold.

2019-01-13 16:32:37 +0100 edited answer How can I insert an image as a front-page for the document?

You don't give information about your system or the structure of your evidently long and complicated document. So I wil

2019-01-13 16:12:58 +0100 answered a question How can I insert an image as a front-page for the document?

You don't give information about your system or the structure of your evidently long and complicated document. So I wil

2019-01-11 20:41:35 +0100 answered a question How do I eliminate subscript?

Select the text, then select Format>Character>Position>Normal. And see https://help.libreoffice.org/Common/Fon

2019-01-11 17:33:08 +0100 answered a question LibreOffice writer

LO comes as a suite of applications and all are installed. See the very informative reply to this question https://ask.

2019-01-10 21:35:56 +0100 answered a question do you have pleading paper for lawyers, w/page no in middle of footer?

Perhaps the OASIS example at https://extensions.libreoffice.org/templates/pleading-paper-lib-serif-12, with the footer p

2019-01-08 21:53:32 +0100 answered a question below paragraph space defaults

If you want to be rid of the space permanently modify the paragraph style used for your text in your default template.

2019-01-08 16:08:23 +0100 answered a question How can I activate spell check.

To activate the spelling checker press F7 or select Tools>Spelling. This works with Windows 7/LO 6.0 and I hope the

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2018-12-25 21:24:11 +0100 edited answer How to start the page numbering after the title and preface of a book manuscript

There is more than one way of achieving what you want, but I think that in the long run simplest will be to create a cus

2018-12-25 00:47:29 +0100 answered a question How to start the page numbering after the title and preface of a book manuscript

There is more than one way of achieving what you want, but I think that in the long run simplest will be to create a cus

2018-12-22 00:39:26 +0100 edited answer Change font in text box not PDF

To change font & size of text 1 Left click on your textbox text to make the textbox active Note when you do this

2018-12-22 00:33:32 +0100 answered a question Change font in text box not PDF

To change font & size of text 1 Left click on your textbox text to make the textbox active Note when you do this

2018-12-17 16:17:23 +0100 answered a question How do you set the margins, header--with a running head?

Select Format>Page. Adjust margins by selecting Page tab. To turn header on select Header tab. Explore the option

2018-11-24 23:22:14 +0100 answered a question I am writing articles for a newsletter with multiple images

I see your images are each anchored to a character. Try anchoring them to the page which will let you drag and drop the

2018-11-07 11:13:07 +0100 edited answer How to save view preferences?

Modify the template used to create your document (or create a special "Hide white spaces" custom template). This won't

2018-11-03 22:04:49 +0100 answered a question Calc 6.0.6.2 find & replace

You might find the answer at https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/66987/how-can-i-easily-change-all-the-red-font-word

2018-11-02 16:42:23 +0100 answered a question How to save view preferences?

Modify the template used to create your document (or create a special "Hide white spaces" custom template). This won't

2018-11-02 11:42:29 +0100 commented answer Blinking Text Keeps Blinking Despite Turning It Off

Your welcome. These infernal machines are hard to live with, but we can't live without them in today's world. Hope it a

2018-11-02 11:39:26 +0100 commented answer Missing Cursor in LO Writer

Your welcome. If I ever knew about this facility I had forgotten about it, so its been useful revision for me too. The