Why does 'Show Variable' not show anything in the header in LibreOffice


In LibreOffice, Header does not show any value.

Set Variable shows the value in header and page, but Show variable does not show any value in header.

Please guide me if you have solution.

Thank you,

Best Regards,

@James1 Does this still happen in

@James1 - Are you still interested to get an answer? If so, it might be good to provide a bit more information to enable others to fully understand your situation. Maybe you upgraded already. is very newest right now. Links:


This appears to have been a bug in the early v4.0 series, which was fixed for v4.0.2. Refer this question for links to bugs.