[libreoffice-users] Variables in Libre Office

2013-06-26 Thread Ian Whitfield
Hi All Very interesting article on using variables in LO that I just came across. Worth a read http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/opensource/three-great-ways-to-use-variables-in-libreoffice-and-openoffice/4446?tag=nl.e101s_cid=e101ttag=e101ftag= IanW Pretoria RSA -- To unsubscribe e-mail

[libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread William Drago
All, I am working on a research paper. The required page layout puts last name, working title, and page number in the upper right hand corner of each page, outside the right hand margin. It is similar to what is shown here, but has to appear on every page, not just the first page, and has

[libreoffice-users] Re: Libreoffice 4.0.4 OS X - Gatekeeper - missing Developer Signature

2013-06-26 Thread Alexander Thurgood
Le 23/06/13 11:37, Volker Guelke a écrit : Hi Volke, There has been an update of the DMG files to the server, so the download should now contain a signed app. Haven't tried it though. LO 4.0.4 doesn't interest me personally for various problems that it has with databases, so I am holding off on

[libreoffice-users] Re: Runtime Error 57 when using Open

2013-06-26 Thread Frederik Schwarzer
Supplement ... This minimal example throws the described error at me: ---8--- Dim oSheet As Object Dim iNumber As Integer outFile = C:\test.xml iNumber = Freefile Open outFile For Output As #iNumber write #iNumber, oSheet.getCellByPosition(0,0).String ---8--- Regards Frederik On 26 June 2013

[libreoffice-users] Runtime Error 57 when using Open

2013-06-26 Thread Frederik Schwarzer
Hi, I am trying to write something to a file when I press a button (first-time LO Basic usere here :)). There I had problems when using Open. A message box appears telling me that there was a runtime error: Geräte-E/A-Fehler (German for something like Device I/O Error). Strange thing is that I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Runtime Error 57 when using Open

2013-06-26 Thread Frederik Schwarzer
Hi, On 26 June 2013 13:17, Fernand Vanrie wrote: Frederik Schwarzer wrote: There I had problems when using Open. A message box appears telling me that there was a runtime error: Geräte-E/A-Fehler (German for something like Device I/O Error). is a problem when opening or saving a file ( no

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread Virgil Arrington
William, Your document would use page styles. The page style for the first page would not have any headers. Then the page style for the subsequent pages would have a header. You can then format the lines (paragraphs) within the header to any left and right margin you would like. (To have

Re: [libreoffice-users] 4.0.4win32 download link hacked or problems

2013-06-26 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
On 06/25/2013 03:07 PM, J Weaver wrote: Today, I downloaded libreoffice4.0.4.win32.exe twice. The first time I used the big download link from the libroffice.org webpage (which first linked to the donation page). I couldn't find the md5 hash on the libreoffice.org website, though I eventually

[libreoffice-users] styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread Helen
I've volunteered to edit a one-time publication of a collection of plays. The plays came to me in different styles -- three of the plays came to me with all the characters's speaking lines centered -- the characters's names centered a line above. Some of the writers seem to have centered the

[libreoffice-users] Horizontal lines (rules) disappeared from Insert menu

2013-06-26 Thread Krunoslav Šebetić
I have to insert a horizontal rule to separate document content - but the horizontal rule disappeared from menu. I checked in Help file and it should go like this: Insert Horizontal rule ( plain), but there is no Horizontal rule under Insert menu. Probably doing something wrong... Debian

Re: [libreoffice-users] Horizontal lines (rules) disappeared from Insert menu

2013-06-26 Thread jomali
On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 10:18 AM, Krunoslav Šebetić kruno0...@gmail.comwrote: I have to insert a horizontal rule to separate document content - but the horizontal rule disappeared from menu. I checked in Help file and it should go like this: Insert Horizontal rule ( plain), but there is no

[libreoffice-users] Re: Horizontal lines (rules) disappeared from Insert menu

2013-06-26 Thread V Stuart Foote
The Insert -- Horizontal Rule feature was removed at the 4.0.0 release, including its gallery of graphics objects. And it was not replaced. There is an active bug fdo#60858 https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=60858 , and discussion in the UX-Advise

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Horizontal lines (rules) disappeared from Insert menu

2013-06-26 Thread Krunoslav Šebetić
On 06/26/2013 04:56 PM, V Stuart Foote wrote: The Insert -- Horizontal Rule feature was removed at the 4.0.0 release, including its gallery of graphics objects. And it was not replaced. There is an active bug fdo#60858 https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=60858 , and discussion in

Re: [libreoffice-users] styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread Fred James
Helen wrote: I've volunteered to edit a one-time publication of a collection of plays. The plays came to me in different styles -- three of the plays came to me with all the characters's speaking lines centered -- the characters's names centered a line above. Some of the writers seem to have

[libreoffice-users] Re: styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread V Stuart Foote
Helen, Interesting issue. The manual centering is simply multiple tabs ,\t, or multiple space characters. Replace the multiple occurrences with nothing to remove it and bring all text to left margin. Get all the formatting removed so you are left with just the text. The key to your effort is

[libreoffice-users] Style Question (Similar to Helen's, for Plays)

2013-06-26 Thread Dave Liesse
Helen's query reminded me of one I tried to post but at the time the list server decided my mail server was a spammer (the drawbacks to shared servers). Mine's a little more complex, though. I belong to a radio theater group and often serve as director, which means I'm responsible for the

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread Brian Barker
At 06:01 26/06/2013 -0400, William Drago wrote: I am working on a research paper. The required page layout puts last name, working title, and page number in the upper right hand corner of each page, outside the right hand margin. It is similar to what is shown here, but has to appear on every

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread Regina Henschel
Hi William, William Drago schrieb: All, I am working on a research paper. The required page layout puts last name, working title, and page number in the upper right hand corner of each page, outside the right hand margin. It is similar to what is shown here, but has to appear on every page,

Re: [libreoffice-users] Style Question (Similar to Helen's, for Plays)

2013-06-26 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) Templates?  Section breaks?  Getting Started Guide, Chapter 3 https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Documentation/Publications Who is betting that Brian and Regina have better answers? Regards from Tom :)  From: Dave Liesse dslie...@liessefamily.net

[libreoffice-users] any word about 4.0.4 portable coming out?

2013-06-26 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
It has been about as week since 4.0.4 came out. All I need is the Portable versions of 4.0.4 to complete the 4.0.4 NA-DVD. Anyone have heard anything about when the portable versions might beavailable? So, right now I wait till I hear either way. I can release/upload the 4.0.4 ISO file

Re: [libreoffice-users] styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread Brian Barker
At 09:46 26/06/2013 -0400, Helen Etters wrote: I've volunteered to edit a one-time publication of a collection of plays. The plays came to me in different styles -- three of the plays came to me with all the characters's speaking lines centered -- the characters's names centered a line above.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Style Question (Similar to Helen's, for Plays)

2013-06-26 Thread Brian Barker
At 10:11 26/06/2013 -0700, Dave Liesse wrote: I belong to a radio theater group and often serve as director, which means I'm responsible for the scripts for those shows. There are some standard requirements for the script format, and I haven't been able to figure out how to make them happen

Re: [libreoffice-users] styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread Steve Edmonds
On 2013-06-27 03:13, Fred James wrote: Helen wrote: I've volunteered to edit a one-time publication of a collection of plays. The plays came to me in different styles -- three of the plays came to me with all the characters's speaking lines centered -- the characters's names centered a line

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: styles for plays?

2013-06-26 Thread Helen
Stuart, Fred, Brian, Steve -- thank you for great ideas. I've learned a lot of useful things that I'll make notes on here. Thanks! On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 12:05 PM, V Stuart Foote vstuart.fo...@utsa.eduwrote: Helen, Interesting issue. The manual centering is simply multiple tabs ,\t, or

Re: [libreoffice-users] Style Question (Similar to Helen's, for Plays)

2013-06-26 Thread Dave Liesse
On 6/26/2013 11:10, Brian Barker wrote: At 10:11 26/06/2013 -0700, Dave Liesse wrote: I belong to a radio theater group and often serve as director, which means I'm responsible for the scripts for those shows. There are some standard requirements for the script format, and I haven't been

Re: [libreoffice-users] Style Question (Similar to Helen's, for Plays)

2013-06-26 Thread Dave Liesse
Disregard my comments about the number formatting. I just learned the difference between line numbering and outline numbering! Dave -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting

[libreoffice-users] Documentation of the architecture

2013-06-26 Thread Nuria Cotelo Varela
I'd like to familiarize myself with the architecture and design of LibreOffice. I cannot find this type of documentation for LibreOffice. Might you indicate me like obtain it? Regards Nuria CV -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems?

[libreoffice-users] Re: any word about 4.0.4 portable coming out?

2013-06-26 Thread Pedro
Hi Tim, all In my opinion TDF got a bad deal with the PortableApps people... They only create the versions they feel like and they drop a branch the minute a new release is out from a newer branch. Even worse: they don't listen to requests (maybe they don't have the manpower but they aren't

Re: [libreoffice-users] Documentation of the architecture

2013-06-26 Thread Mirosław Zalewski
Hi Nuria On 26/06/2013 at 23:21, Nuria Cotelo Varela nuriacotelovar...@gmail.com wrote: I'd like to familiarize myself with the architecture and design of LibreOffice. I cannot find this type of documentation for LibreOffice. Might you indicate me like obtain it? Well, this is user support

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: any word about 4.0.4 portable coming out?

2013-06-26 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
Well, I do not really agree with the bad deal. They need to spend their time converting the Windows version to the portable version. It takes some time. So they pick and choose which version they will send their time on. LO 3.6.7 comes out soon, but they will not make that version, since

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: any word about 4.0.4 portable coming out?

2013-06-26 Thread Virgil Arrington
This question makes me wonder, just why there are so many LO versions and frequent new releases. I can't keep up, and I find myself torn about upgrading. I want the latest and greatest, but I've had problems with newer versions resurrecting old bugs. I'm sure there's an overriding philosophy

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread William Drago
Hi Virgil, Thank you for the detailed reply. I've been meaning to learn how to use styles, so I'll give this a try. Regards, -Bill On 6/26/2013 7:55 AM, Virgil Arrington wrote: William, Your document would use page styles. The page style for the first page would not have any headers.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread William Drago
Well, I provided a bad example. What I'm being asked to do is pretty close to the latest format from MLA. The only difference is that outside the margin thing. I don't know where that's from, but that's what I have to do. If I can't get styles to work, I'll try your technique. Thanks, -Bill

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need header outside right margin

2013-06-26 Thread Brian Barker
At 21:16 26/06/2013 -0400, William Drago wrote: What I'm being asked to do is pretty close to the latest format from MLA. The only difference is that outside the margin thing. I don't know where that's from, but that's what I have to do. If I can't get styles to work, I'll try your technique.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: any word about 4.0.4 portable coming out?

2013-06-26 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :)  +1 Well, something similar.  Sometimes an entire branch goes by without my having installed and used any in it.  The 3.4.x and 3.6.x passed me by almost completely.  I keep meaning to join in with QA early in a branch's release-cycle but typically end up installing about half-way