[libreoffice-users] How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread JR75018
First time I come here - Hello to everybody and thanks to The Document Foundation. I have an Asus EeePc 1005 HA - 2 Go ram (2 Go * 1) - Intel Atom N280 @ 1.66GHz - Windows 7 Home Premium 32-but SP1 - HD 244 Go My LO version is 4.0.1.2 (in french). Number of operations : 100. Memory for LO :

[libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and a N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Marion Noel Lodge
With Oracle Report Builder it does not seem to be possible to have a text field overflow into the next line and push everything below that down a line. (I'm porting an application from an old Paradox system and this was possible in Paradox reports.) If I make the text box double height in Report

Re: [libreoffice-users] How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
Hello Jacques The only answer to your question is enabling the quick launch option that places some of the LO package in memory during boot of the Windows system. It appears that you have 2 Gigabyte of Ram. Are you willing to take part of it to have part of the LO package reside in RAM to

Re: [libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and a N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
On 04/04/2013 04:44 AM, Marion Noel Lodge wrote: With Oracle Report Builder it does not seem to be possible to have a text field overflow into the next line and push everything below that down a line. (I'm porting an application from an old Paradox system and this was possible in Paradox

[libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Marion Noel Lodge
Sorry about my previous post. Hit the wrong button and sent it prematurely! With Oracle Report Builder it does not seem to be possible to have a text field overflow into the next line and push everything below that down a line. (I'm porting an application from an old Paradox system and this was

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
On 04/03/2013 08:50 PM, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: In the LibreOffice 4.0.1 Start Screen Open dialog, the Files of type: pull-down lists Microsoft Publisher 98-2010 (*.pub) as one of the drawing/image formats that are supported. - Dennis -Original Message- From: James Knott

[libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread JR75018
Thank you krackedpress, I checked the box - Chargement de LibreOffice au démarrage du système - (= Load LibreOffice when the system start). The first time I click on my file's link I have to wait 50 sec. The second time 32 sec. If I open LO I wait maximum 6 sec. Then I click on Calc and I wait

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi all Actually I believe this is a feature that is long missing in LO (and OOo before). A user may not want to associate the extensions initially or the extensions might get hijacked by another office suite. I think it would be nice to have such an option in the configuration so I submitted an

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) That is pretty much what i expected.  Supporting MS formats is a nightmare as they keeping shifting around inconsistently.  E-letter had a point when he said that the only way to reliably use MS formats is to use MS software.  However, even they don't support it themselves properly

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) It's in the Repair or Modify option.  It's another reason why it's good to hang on to installers although i think that is generally good advice for any software you install on Windows.  It can sometimes be a good idea in GnuLinux and probably the rest too.  I've just had a bit of

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) LibreOffice does seem very slow to open, especially first time after a reboot.  Same on GnuLinux tbh.  The Quickstarter does speed it up a bit but it's the 2nd or subsequent times that it is a lot less slow.  Even then it is slow but is well worth waiting for.  Much better quality

[libreoffice-users] automatically insert characters to complete paragraphs

2013-04-04 Thread Daniel A. Rodriguez
Hi Due to certain requirements need to add hyphens at the end of each paragraph to complete the final line. Is there a way to do it automatically so I can create a template? --~--~-~--~~~---~--~~ Escuelas Libres :: Porque la educación es mucho mejor cuando es

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread James Knott
Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote: If so, this is the first I've heard of it. I have just downloaded some MSO Publisher templates. LO Draw does load them, but on my Linux system, .pub file are not associated to Draw. I tested them out on 4.0.1 64-bit Deb install. It is not perfect, but I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
To get the best results, after the checking of the box, you should restart your system. That is what I was told a year or two ago. What you are now saying is a file/document loading issue. How long has it been since you defragged your Atom-based system? The more fragmented the drive it the

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
I do not use the quickstarter options at all. I think after the install, it take time to setup some things on the system, that is needed for a first time use for a new install. LO use to be 5 or even 10 times slower on my quad Linux system, back in the 3.4 and 3.5 days. Now it is speedy to

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi Tom Tom wrote It's in the Repair or Modify option.  It's another reason why it's good to hang on to installers although i think that is generally good advice for any software you install on Windows.  It can sometimes be a good idea in GnuLinux and probably the rest too.  I've just had

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
I twice had to do a reinstall/repair for a Windows Vista system. That was with a late 3.5.x version and 3.6.3 or .4 version. It seems to be a Widows issue, not a LO issue, or at least as far as I can tell. I have had other packages do the same thing on that Vista system and on an XP

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread V Stuart Foote
Actually already an established enhancement request with proper priority and substantive discussion, fdo#63109 has been merged. See: Bug 44462 - Provide a proper 'File Association Manager' for the windows version of Libreoffice https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=44462 -- View this

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi Stuart V Stuart Foote wrote Actually already an established enhancement request with proper priority and substantive discussion, fdo#63109 has been merged. See: Bug 44462 - Provide a proper 'File Association Manager' for the windows version of Libreoffice

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) But surely it would be reasonably easy to just copypaste the code from the installer?!!?  I'm guessing it's not quite that simple but can it really be all that much tougher? Regards from Tom :)  From: Pedro pedl...@gmail.com To:

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
HI :) Ahah, then +1 I like the idea of making use of the user-level choice.  Also i hadn't thought about the installer needing Admin (SuperUser to you GnuLinux people ;) ).  I'm still struggling with the other side of this = how to set things for all users on a machine.  Someone managed to

[libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread JR75018
Thanks a lot krackedpress and Tom, After the defragmentation (with Auslogics) nothing fantastic happened (the data partition was 1% fragmented, and system 9%...). I have a bookmark on my toolbar which is http://www.lungstrom.com/list/. So I will have look very soon. Jacques -- View this

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
On 04/04/2013 01:40 PM, JR75018 wrote: Thanks a lot krackedpress and Tom, After the defragmentation (with Auslogics) nothing fantastic happened (the data partition was 1% fragmented, and system 9%...). I have a bookmark on my toolbar which is http://www.lungstrom.com/list/. So I will have look

[libreoffice-users] [LibreOffice-QA] Conference Call - April 10th @ 1800 GMT

2013-04-04 Thread Joel Madero
Hi All, Our regularly scheduled public Friday meeting has been moved this week to next Wednesday @ 1800 GMT/UTC. Meeting: Date: April 10th, 2013 Time: 1800 UTC/GMT Agenda (still preparing, feel free to append): https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/QA/Meetings/2013/April_10 Any questions can be

[libreoffice-users] Re: automatically insert characters to complete paragraphs

2013-04-04 Thread Urmas
Due to certain requirements need to add hyphens at the end of each paragraph to complete the final line. Is there a way to do it automatically so I can create a template? You can try setting the right aligned tabulator along the paragraph's right margin with hyphen filler. Then it would be

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Superb!  I just visited that list too and looks like some good names in there that have a good reputation rather than just being big names (although sometimes things have both).  Have you tried Gnumeric?  If you need a fast, light-weight (but powerful) dedicated spreadsheet program

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How I can reduce the loading speed of Calc ?

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
People can comment on my free and FOSS package list - OFF the list - or at least what package should be added or removed from it. I just added it to the info as a side note to my posting. To be honest, I have not spent much time updating, editing, etc., this list over the past few years

[libreoffice-users] Find Replace and \t expression [Writer]

2013-04-04 Thread gordom
Hallo everyone. Recently I switched to LibreOffice 4 and I have some problem with Tabs in Find Replace window. If I want to use \t expression in the Replace with box it doesn't work (in older version there was no problem with that). \t expression is treated literally, its special meaning is

Re: [libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and a N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Girvin R. Herr
Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote: On 04/04/2013 04:44 AM, Marion Noel Lodge wrote: With Oracle Report Builder it does not seem to be possible to have a text field overflow into the next line and push everything below that down a line. (I'm porting an application from an old Paradox system and

Re: [libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Girvin R. Herr
Marion Noel Lodge wrote: Sorry about my previous post. Hit the wrong button and sent it prematurely! With Oracle Report Builder it does not seem to be possible to have a text field overflow into the next line and push everything below that down a line. (I'm porting an application from an

Re: [libreoffice-users] Find Replace and \t expression [Writer]

2013-04-04 Thread Jay Lozier
On 04/04/2013 07:25 PM, gordom wrote: Hallo everyone. Recently I switched to LibreOffice 4 and I have some problem with Tabs in Find Replace window. If I want to use \t expression in the Replace with box it doesn't work (in older version there was no problem with that). \t expression is

Re: [libreoffice-users] Oracle Report Builder - Text field overflow and N.aN problem

2013-04-04 Thread Marion Noel Lodge
Thanks for the replies. I'm away for the next couple of days, so I won't be able to try the suggestions till I get back. I take it that Report Builder is part of the download of LO 3.6.5, (which I tried a while ago but ran into problems that I didn't have time to investigate fully, so I went back

[libreoffice-users] Differences with LO OO

2013-04-04 Thread James Knott
I have both LibreOffice and OpenOffice on my computers. One thing I've noticed is that documents don't always appear the same in them. For example, I have one document which is a table in landscape mode in LO, but appears in portrait mode in OO. Is this a problem with Open Document Formats?

[libreoffice-users] Fractions in Maths

2013-04-04 Thread C. H. D.
Hello, LibreOffice Developers and Supporters! I need to handle some fractions in Maths in LibreOffice Writer. The fractions look like 1/2 or 10/40. I would like to make them look like:  1  -  2 (no superscript and no subscript) There are some possible ways to do this. A _proper_ way is: