Re: [libreoffice-users] "Add to dictionary" doesn't work

2019-04-19 Thread Dan Lewis
ical term, you again click "Add to Dictionary". This time you will see a list of dictionaries including the one you created. Click it to add the term to you new dictionary. Dan On 4/19/19 2:51 PM, John wrote: Running LO 6.1.3.2 on Fedora 28 workstation. I am editing a number of techni

Re: [libreoffice-users] Tabs in selection of text

2019-04-08 Thread Dan Lewis
to give you document the formatting you want it to have. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? https://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette

Re: [libreoffice-users] Auto recovery problem

2019-02-04 Thread Dan Lewis
Two things are needed to help you: your version of LibreOffice, and  your operating system. Dan On 2/4/19 4:43 PM, Carl Paulsen wrote: I'm trying to create a mail merge document for a letter.  I'm adding fields directly to retain formatting control and NOT have to deal with a text block

Re: [libreoffice-users] Base/Firebird Queries broken

2019-01-14 Thread Dan Lewis
To begin with, what is the query's SQL. Someone might be able to discover the problem from there. In addition, knowing the properties of each one of the tables could also help solve it. On 1/14/19 6:23 PM, Paul D. Mirowsky wrote: I have shifted one of my database to Firebird using the advanced

Re: [libreoffice-users] Cell style background colour

2019-01-03 Thread Dan Lewis
On 1/3/19 11:14 AM, Dan Lewis wrote: Inline post On 1/2/19 7:17 PM, Johnny Rosenberg wrote: Den tis 1 jan. 2019 kl 23:29 skrev Brian Barker : At 22:58 01/01/2019 +0100, you wrote: ... I can't find how to add colours to the background colour palette. In older LibreOffice versions, or maybe

Re: [libreoffice-users] Cell style background colour

2019-01-03 Thread Dan Lewis
use. One of them in the Custom pallet. Dan ... but it seems to be removed. I miss quite a few colours in the colour selection area in (right click a style) -> Modify… -> Background -> Background colour, so I want to add my own and give them names (other than "#15a3b7" or

Re: [libreoffice-users] Summing currency fields in base

2018-10-13 Thread Dan Lewis
Fee1 and Fee2 will place the sum in the Total column. Now you can either use the Form wizard to create a form from the query or use Girvin's suggestion for connecting your present form to the query. Dan On 10/13/2018 07:07 AM, Adam Fenn wrote: On 11 Oct 2018, at 23:39, Girvin Herr wrote: I a

Re: [libreoffice-users] side by side tables

2018-09-26 Thread Dan Lewis
adding new frames and reformatting them.    If you do this often, you probably should consider using AutoText. (Control+F3) I have used it to inserting specific sized tables over and over again. Actually, you should be able to do what you want with either frames or tables multiple ti

Re: [libreoffice-users] New features in 6.1.0 Re: [libreoffice-l10n] Text for "New Features" page for translation, after LO 6.1 release

2018-08-08 Thread Dan Lewis
... Henri I am not having any problems watching the video either on Firefox, 64 bit Ubuntu 18.04. I just finished watching. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? https://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelin

Re: [libreoffice-users] broken file associations after installing the new version.

2018-07-19 Thread Dan Lewis
folder of configurations files is written in ~/.config/libreoffice/. Right now in this folder, I have the following folders: 6HSQL and 6.1. The former is config files for 6.0.5 which I use for running hsqldb 2.4.1 as the backend for Base. The latter is for RC1. (I probably installed the RC1

Re: [libreoffice-users] My Templates?

2018-07-09 Thread Dan Lewis
he same result. I have also create more categories by going to the template folder you mentioned above. I created a subfolder there to contain templates with a similar property. Then I moved them into it. When I opened "Manage Templates" again, the name of that folder

Re: [libreoffice-users] Insert current date

2018-05-21 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/21/2018 10:46 AM, Dan Lewis wrote: On 05/21/2018 09:57 AM, HBarr wrote: Thanks Robert, that's very helpful. Now, how would I change the result to -MM-DD? Regards, Howard This is a little more difficult, but not by much. Right click the date. Select Additional

Re: [libreoffice-users] Insert current date

2018-05-21 Thread Dan Lewis
and select New(text only) from the list.   Click closed. Dan On 21 May 2018 at 21:50, Robert Großkopf <rob...@familiegrosskopf.de> wrote: Hi Peggy, there is no macro needed. Open a Writer-document Go to Tools > Customize > Keyboard Type in "Functions": 'Dat

Re: [libreoffice-users] New LibreOffice Book

2016-03-25 Thread Dan Lewis
w well it does with complex documents, but may be worth trying. I have used calibre to convert Getting Started with Base from ODT to ePUB format. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsub

Re: [libreoffice-users] Hidden Section Problem

2016-03-01 Thread Dan Lewis
Please send a copy of the database to me personally, and I will see what I can discover from it. Dan On 03/01/2016 02:57 PM, anne-ology wrote: When clicking on this URL, a blank box appears ... then clicking on the file icon, 4 images are listed, but none are available

Re: [libreoffice-users] Linking a Form to another table

2016-01-08 Thread Dan Lewis
sense. A form has a table that to which it is linked. The form's controls are linked with the fields of that table.a Do you have another table with the same fields that you want to use instead of the table you now have linked to the same form. Please explain why you want to do this. Dan

Re: [libreoffice-users] Lost connection to Database.

2015-10-21 Thread Dan Lewis
On 10/20/2015 11:02 AM, Ian Whitfield wrote: Hi All Due to problems with Kernel updates I have rebuilt my system using the last ISO disk I had, (2014-12). I re-installed the ISO formatting the complete drive, updated the system via Synaptic to bring it up to date and restored all my

Re: [libreoffice-users] Reset for tracked changes

2015-09-30 Thread Dan Lewis
? It is really a timestamp. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] AutoText crashes

2015-09-14 Thread Dan Lewis
ead of the shortcut keys. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.

[libreoffice-users] Re: Unable to use Writer as a publication tool

2015-08-07 Thread Dan Lewis
that I mention above to be sure. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Question about LO Writer and complex documents

2015-07-24 Thread Dan Lewis
on a complex document? I have been working with ODF Authors to create documentation for OpenOffice.org and then LibreOffice. I consider these document to be complex. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing

Re: [libreoffice-users] Form navigator button not working in LO base

2015-05-11 Thread Dan Lewis
. (Ubuntu 15.04, LibreOffice 4.3.3.1.) Base has not had any changes made in it between 4.4.3.1 and 4.4.3.2. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] calc and bookkeeping

2014-12-07 Thread Dan Lewis
for the query is Select SUM(Amount), LedgerCode FROM table1 GROUP BY LedgerCode ORDER BY LedgerCode I could create this and send it to you off list if you want. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists

Re: [libreoffice-users] Lost Pass Word

2014-11-26 Thread Dan Lewis
to break the password. (This is expensive.) Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO Writer, how to insert horizontal line

2014-11-15 Thread Dan Lewis
. 4. Place the cursor on the empty line where you want it to be. 5. Double click Horizontal line . Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] outline numbering

2014-11-08 Thread Dan Lewis
as the template for an older file. Would this change the outlining method in the older file. I have not tried it yet myself. It might work. Dan May be worth trying even if the original document is ODF, since it might be an older version of ODF. I'm not sure though whether using save

Re: [libreoffice-users] Java LO and OSX

2014-11-06 Thread Dan Lewis
me a copy of my own emails. The only way I know I've posted is if somebody responds. Virgil If you use IMAP for gmail, you will have a folder named [Gmail] which contains a subfolder All Mail. There you would see both the emails you sent and those you have received. Dan -- To unsubscribe

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LibreOffice Writer - Bold activates by itself

2014-11-04 Thread Dan Lewis
in 4.2.7 and 4.3.3: Ctrl+B to made the line bold. Type some words. Ctrl+B after typing the last character. Enter once. Type some words. This last line is NOT bold. Maybe you should not be typing Enter twice. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] Calc SUM Function

2014-10-27 Thread Dan Lewis
with a database. The data would be entered into a table. Then in a query you could have four columns: Cost/Each, Quantity, Shipping and Total Cost. The last column would apply the formula you need to each row of your table. Dan Any detailed explanation, tip, link to a how-to would be so appreciated

Re: [libreoffice-users] Tab defaults change when pasting into Writer from some other applications

2014-10-26 Thread Dan Lewis
paste special the Unformated text option after creating the paragraph style you want? Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

[libreoffice-users] Final Release: MySQL/MariaDB Native Connector for Linux

2014-10-20 Thread Dan Lewis
that its repository also contains. My version may also work with their version of LibreOffice. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Writer 4.6.2.3 Failure With Word Document

2014-10-18 Thread Dan Lewis
is different. Furthermore, the editing is done using a different font color. So, if three people are editing the same document that has both show and record changes, it will contain three font colors. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Re: MySQL/MariaDB Native Linux connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (32 and 64 bit)

2014-10-17 Thread Dan Lewis
On 10/17/2014 03:00 AM, Stefan Gruber wrote: Dan Lewis schrieb: Do you use the opensuse repositories for LibreOffice Yes, opensuse-factory with current LO 4.3.2.2. Stefan Opensuse makes changes in LibreOffice before putting it in their repositories. That could be the problem. Then again

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: MySQL/MariaDB Native Linux connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (32 and 64 bit)

2014-10-16 Thread Dan Lewis
you use the opensuse repositories for LibreOffice or do you download it from the LibreOffice website? This might make a difference. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting

Re: [libreoffice-users] parallel text in side by side pages

2014-10-15 Thread Dan Lewis
On 10/15/2014 08:26 AM, Ginterak wrote: Dan, If I place 1000 words in the left page, the words are still going to overflow onto the right page - I am not sure what your idea is actually accomplishing. In my reply, I keyed on having the original on the left page and the translation

Re: [libreoffice-users] parallel text in side by side pages

2014-10-14 Thread Dan Lewis
of the right is the one you should click if it is not highlighted. This places two pages in the window beginning with a right page first followed by a left right page combination. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help

Re: [libreoffice-users] LibreOffice Question

2014-10-14 Thread Dan Lewis
: the recipe name, and a text box to contain all of the writing. Then create a form from this table. The field for the recipe names can be sorted alphabetically. This sorting is done automatically any time the form is opened, refreshed, or new recipe added. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users

[libreoffice-users] MySQL/MariaDB Native Linux connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (32 and 64 bit)

2014-10-11 Thread Dan Lewis
These connectors are available as Release Candidate #1. They have been tested against both MariaDB and MySQL databases. I would like to have a few more people see if these work as well as they have so far been described. Unless I hear from someone with a reason why it does not work as

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Path to python macros in LO 4.2.6.3[SOLVED]

2014-10-09 Thread Dan Lewis
or not. This is just an educated guess. Dan On 10/09/2014 10:23 AM, Jim Byrnes wrote: I don't it ever was an option. I have 3.5xx on my desktop and it is not there either. I think it strictly an internal setting. Regards, Jim On 8 October 2014 15:41, Jim Byrnes jf_byr...@comcast.net

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Open .accdb in--or convert to--.odb in LibreOffice Base?

2014-10-08 Thread Dan Lewis
There is an extension that should help you. Download it from the LibreOffice Extensions website: http://extensions.libreoffice.org/extension-center/access2base About a year ago or so, I downloaded an earlier version and was able to access a Access database with it. Dan On 10/08/2014 06

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: [Base Database] How to open a particular form at startup ?

2014-10-03 Thread Dan Lewis
this is what the OP was wanting. When the database opens, he wants the form named, FMain, to open as well as the main database window. Obviously, he would want the window containing the FMain form to be on top. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: MySQL native connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (Linux versions)

2014-10-03 Thread Dan Lewis
. This opens the Start window which contains a list of previously used files. I double click the name of the database, and I am reconnected. It even remembers the user name and password, so the database is opened and ready to use. Have you filed a bug report about this? Dan -- To unsubscribe

Re: [libreoffice-users] MySQL native connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (Linux versions)

2014-10-02 Thread Dan Lewis
Harvey On Wed, 2014-10-01 at 19:57 -0400, Dan Lewis wrote: I have built one of these for 32 and 64 bit. I am looking for someone who has MariaDB installed on a Linux operating system to test whether this connector will work with MariaDB or not. (Each connector contains the needed MariaDB

[libreoffice-users] Fwd: Re: [Libreoffice-qa] Post Building MySQL connectors for 32 and 64 bit versions for LibreOffice 4.3 in Linux

2014-10-02 Thread Dan Lewis
Forwarded Message Subject: Re: [Libreoffice-qa] Post Building MySQL connectors for 32 and 64 bit versions for LibreOffice 4.3 in Linux Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:22:19 -0700 (PDT) From: Dan Lewis elderdanle...@gmail.com To: libreoffice...@lists.freedesktop.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to handle regressions

2014-10-02 Thread Dan Lewis
of the MySQL native connector for Linux (32 and 64 bit versions) that should work in LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3. So at least one thread got some results. What about this thread? What has been created other than a large amount of hurt feelings? Dan On 10/02/2014 07:33 PM, V Stuart Foote wrote: @Paul

[libreoffice-users] MySQL native connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (Linux versions)

2014-10-01 Thread Dan Lewis
I have built one of these for 32 and 64 bit. I am looking for someone who has MariaDB installed on a Linux operating system to test whether this connector will work with MariaDB or not. (Each connector contains the needed MariaDB library files, so they should work.) From the things I

[libreoffice-users] MySQL native connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (Linux versions)

2014-10-01 Thread Dan Lewis
I have built one of these for 32 and 64 bit. I am looking for someone who has MariaDB installed on a Linux operating system to test whether this connector will work with MariaDB or not. (Each connector contains the needed MariaDB library files, so they should work.) From the things I

Re: [libreoffice-users] MySQL native connector for LibreOffice 4.2 and 4.3 (Linux versions)

2014-10-01 Thread Dan Lewis
-x86.oxtmysql-connector-x86.oxt Here is the 64 bit connector (which is the one you really needed): nabble_a href=mysql-connector-x86_64.oxtmysql-connector-x86_64.oxt/nabble_a And a very special thanks to you for what you have done. Dan On 10/01/2014 08:41 PM, Alan B wrote: fyi - I

[libreoffice-users] MySQL native connector for OS X

2014-09-22 Thread Dan Lewis
Can MySQL be accessed on an Apple computer using a native connector? If so, what is the URL for where it is located? If not, how can it be accessed and the URL for the connector's location? Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http

Re: [libreoffice-users] dynamic range (based on current date/month)

2014-07-21 Thread Dan Lewis
the all the calculations for you including weekly, monthly, year to date, and annual totals in one or more queries. It likely will require the use of SQL in the queries though. Specifically, it may require the use of the GROUP BY clause and doing this in SQL View. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail

Re: [libreoffice-users] making graphics stay where you put them

2014-05-22 Thread Dan Lewis
w On 05/21/2014 11:40 PM, Bruce Byfield wrote: On Wednesday 21 May 2014 10:22:41 PM Dan Lewis wrote: On 05/21/2014 03:16 PM, Bruce Byfield wrote: If you've done much work positioning graphics in text, then you know how difficult it can be to make sure that the graphics stay in place

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Tell me it's not true

2014-05-22 Thread Dan Lewis
a query. --Dan Mark, it IS NOT TRUE. I have routinely used ~25 tables, and run queries using 3 or more tables. I find it most useful to structure my queries using the SQL command line rather than the wizard, although it can be done using the wizard also. I am running Linux, and I use PostgreSQL

Re: [libreoffice-users] making graphics stay where you put them

2014-05-21 Thread Dan Lewis
, 4, and 5. This just leaves me to create an empty paragraph, insert the graphic, and anchor it as a character. In addition, I also resize the frame if I think it needs it. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help

Re: [libreoffice-users] Which components do you use most?

2014-05-13 Thread Dan Lewis
consumption including statistics about it. the queries in these databases can reveal quite a bit of information. --Dan If I know that a user is a 95% Calc user, then it will do me little good to try to convince them to set up a bunch of Writer paragraph styles. They don't have time for that, just

Re: [libreoffice-users] Need help with Base

2014-05-06 Thread Dan Lewis
-schemas.html --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users

Re: [libreoffice-users] Imported document becomes corrupted, when edited.

2014-05-03 Thread Dan Lewis
or no border. The document guides for LibreOffice contain pictures in the hundreds with no apparent problem inserting and anchoring pictures. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how

RE: [libreoffice-users] stop automatic scrolling

2014-03-23 Thread Dan Hall
. I often activate that feature accidently when using the mouse wheel. I'm using Windows 7. -Dan Hall -Original Message- From: Kracked_P_P---webmaster [mailto:webmas...@krackedpress.com] Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 9:15 AM To: users@global.libreoffice.org Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users

RE: [libreoffice-users] stop automatic scrolling

2014-03-23 Thread Dan Hall
I think I made a faux pas. Sorry everyone! -Dan Hall -Original Message- From: Dan Hall [mailto:dih...@myfairpoint.net] Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 10:16 AM To: 'Kracked_P_P---webmaster'; users@global.libreoffice.org Subject: RE: [libreoffice-users] stop automatic scrolling If you

[libreoffice-users] RE: [LibreOffice-users] stop automatic scrolling

2014-03-21 Thread Dan Hall
, and then another. Four years in each. -Dan Hall -Original Message- From: Girvin Herr [mailto:girvin.h...@sbcglobal.net] Sent: Friday, March 21, 2014 5:11 PM To: users@global.libreoffice.org Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] stop automatic scrolling Greetings, I am not sure

Re: [libreoffice-users] LibréOffice Base Forms, PostgreSQL (JDBC) and Table Joins

2014-02-27 Thread Dan Lewis
or queries). --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global

[libreoffice-users] Possible Bug in 4.2.0.4 Copy Paste in Firefox ESR 24.3ESR

2014-02-13 Thread Dan Czuchra
: Windows 7 SP1 Pro (x64) w/ the latest patches Java 7 u51 Flash 12.0.44 Firefox 24.3 ESR Let me know if you need more info. Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting

Re: [libreoffice-users] Base Table Relation

2014-01-30 Thread Dan Lewis
of the tools to help you. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] Display running total of Table Control in LibreOffice Base form

2013-12-19 Thread Dan Lewis
limit the data to the rows which have a check. Then I can add, multiply, and divide in the query to get the results I want. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines

RE: [libreoffice-users] Re: Engaging users: initial results of the survey

2013-11-11 Thread Dan Hall
For what it's worth... I'm just a casual user of LO. It was installed on my new computer when I bought it a year and a half ago. I got on this list because the spell checker wouldn't work. I've remained here because a) I sometimes learn stuff and b) I like it when you guys disagree with one an

RE: [libreoffice-users] Re: Engaging Users in the LibreOffice Project

2013-11-01 Thread Dan Hall
*ditto* -Original Message- From: Dale Erwin [mailto:d...@casaerwin.org] Sent: Friday, November 01, 2013 6:04 PM To: users@global.libreoffice.org Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Engaging Users in the LibreOffice Project On 11/1/2013 2:05 PM, Ken Springer wrote: On 11/1/13 7:04 AM,

Re: [libreoffice-users] Suggestions: Sorry but the feedback page is not working, I am sending by email

2013-09-06 Thread Dan Lewis
are created using Writer, but they are *not* the same thing as X-Forms. The purpose of forms in Base is to enter data into the tables of the database. This is not a purpose that X-Forms in Writer nor anything in Calc can provide. --Dan With macros i think the problem is that MS uses a different

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Some content in ODP slide appears only in slide show view of Impress, not in normal view or PDF output

2013-07-19 Thread Dan
IIRC, the equations were originally copied and pasted into Impress from a pptx presentation that I had open in PowerPoint 2010.  I have a vague memory that, immediately after pasting them, they looked right in Normal view until the first time that Impress was closed and restarted. -

[libreoffice-users] Some content in ODP slide appears only in slide show view of Impress, not in normal view or PDF output

2013-07-17 Thread Dan
appears correctly, please? I've attached a minimal(ish) example.  My apologies if attachments violate the netiquette of this list. (BTW, this is all happening in LibreOffice 3.6.6.2 under Windows 7.) -- Kind regards, Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org

[libreoffice-users] FW: 4th of July sale starts today!

2013-06-30 Thread Dan Hall
I thought this might be of interest to some of you. (I bought a new Dell desktop a little over a year ago from an independent shop that had LibreOffice installed.) _ From: HP Home Home Office Store [mailto:h...@mail.hpshopping.com] Sent: Sunday, June 30, 2013 10:10 AM To: Daniel

Re: [libreoffice-users] Recent Documents List

2013-06-12 Thread Dan Lewis
On 06/11/2013 09:33 PM, Dr. R. O Stapf wrote: On 12.06.2013 07:22, Steve Edmonds wrote: On 2013-06-12 10:15, Dan Lewis wrote: On 06/11/2013 11:53 AM, Mirosław Zalewski wrote: On 11/06/2013 at 16:09, Tom Davies tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk wrote: Does anyone remember how to fix the list

Re: [libreoffice-users] disable save as in odt document

2013-06-11 Thread Dan Lewis
. Then Visible Buttons Save As.) (2) Hide the Save As button (Right click in the Standard toolbar. Then Customize Toolbar. Uncheck the Save As button. (It will no longer be present on the Standard toolbar.) --Dan On 06/11/2013 08:12 AM, Vieri wrote: Not really, Tom. It may sound crazy to some

Re: [libreoffice-users] Recent Documents List

2013-06-11 Thread Dan Lewis
=/org.openoffice.Office.Common/History. Nor could I locate prop oor:name=PickListSize oor:op=fuse. This is true for LibreOffice 3.6.6 and 4.0.3. What line is this found in this file? Any other suggestions? --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] SQL statement error when linking Main form to SubForm

2013-06-06 Thread Dan Lewis
There is something more that I would like to know: 1) What purposes do this form and subform serve? (Specifically, why use the parameter?) 2) How does the design of the form accomplish these purposes? --Dan On 06/05/2013 09:40 PM, Marion Noel Lodge wrote: Hi Dan, Thank you for your prompt

Re: [libreoffice-users] SQL statement error when linking Main form to SubForm

2013-06-06 Thread Dan Lewis
, but learning and applying it is worthwhile. --Dan On 06/06/2013 08:21 AM, Marion Noel Lodge wrote: Hi Dan, My form displays a Church Membership Roll - - The Families Table contains the family's Surname, Address, Street Map Reference, Date Loaded, Date Last Updated etc. - The Roll Table has

Re: [libreoffice-users] SQL statement error when linking Main form to SubForm

2013-06-05 Thread Dan Lewis
. (The Linked fields dialog opens.) Select FamilyKey from the top Roll drop-down list. Select FamilyID from the Families drop-down list. Click OK. Close the Form Properties dialog. Save the Form. Save the database. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org

Re: [libreoffice-users] Creating EPUB e-books

2013-05-31 Thread Dan Lewis
quality GIF files if the graphics are kept in frames. Actually, each entire frame (graphic and caption) is converted into a single GIF file. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to extract a color from a text?

2013-05-30 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/29/2013 03:34 PM, Regina Henschel wrote: Brian Barker schrieb: At 06:19 29/05/2013 -0400, Dan Lewis wrote: On 05/29/2013 12:36 AM, Axel Braun wrote: Yes, that works for colors that are known to the system, not for custom colors (like in imported documents) Try this: Open the Styles

Re: [libreoffice-users] Creating EPUB e-books

2013-05-30 Thread Dan Lewis
and Format HTML Source Code: check all. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to extract a color from a text?

2013-05-29 Thread Dan Lewis
window (use the F11 key to do this). Select the word or letter that has the color you need to know. Right click the paragraph style that is highlighted in this window. Select Modify in the context menu. Then click the Organizer tab. The RGB values are listed in the Contains section. --Dan

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to extract a color from a text?

2013-05-29 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/29/2013 10:59 AM, Brian Barker wrote: At 06:19 29/05/2013 -0400, Dan Lewis wrote: On 05/29/2013 12:36 AM, Axel Braun wrote: Yes, that works for colors that are known to the system, not for custom colors (like in imported documents) Try this: Open the Styles and Formatting window (use

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO Base - Question about Query [SOLVED]

2013-05-25 Thread Dan Lewis
this: SELECT COUNT( DISTINCT `Members`.`Country`) AS `Country` FROM `FedSaintsNew`.`Members` `Members` --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO Base - Question about Query [SOLVED]

2013-05-25 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/25/2013 08:37 AM, Dan Lewis wrote: On 05/25/2013 07:10 AM, Ian Whitfield wrote: Thanks Noel !!! On 25/05/13 11:58, Marion Noel Lodge wrote: Assuming your field is 'Country', try this - SELECT Country, Count(Country) AS 'Count' FROM your Table name GROUP BY Country

Re: [libreoffice-users] Unable to install LO 4.0.3.3.

2013-05-25 Thread Dan Lewis
opens quicker. So, in a sense, LO 3.3 is running. So, exit from the Quick Starter, and you should be able to install 4.0.3.3. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: rounding off number results in Base

2013-05-22 Thread Dan Lewis
formatting. Dan, it is occurring in a table. The database has no forms. I have been using this database for over 10 years (but previously in OpenOffice). I was under the impression (perhaps wrongly) that a form wasn't needed if you were comfortable entering data directly into a table. When used

Re: [libreoffice-users] assign templates in Calc

2013-05-21 Thread Dan Lewis
. This opens the Template Manager dialog. Click the Save icon in it, and name the file. To use this template, use File New Templates. In the Template tab, double click the spreadsheet template you created. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: How to insert date/time in a LibreOffice Writer text?

2013-05-20 Thread Dan Lewis
code box in which you can specify the specific code you want to use. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette

Re: [libreoffice-users] Attempting to upgrade from (Swedish-language) LO 4.0.2.2 to 4.0.3.3 on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

2013-05-19 Thread Dan Lewis
version now.) That was a few years ago. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] rounding off number results in Base

2013-05-18 Thread Dan Lewis
be able to correct the problem by editing the properties of the fields in the form. The fields in the form also contains number formatting. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Base data-loss and other problems

2013-05-15 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/15/2013 05:30 AM, Alexander Thurgood wrote: Le 15/05/13 00:53, Dan Lewis a écrit : And what would HSQLDB 2.x be with Base connecting to the database files that have been extracted from an embedded ODB file? One guru on this mailing list seems to have reported that it works well

Re: [libreoffice-users] Case function equivalent in Calc

2013-05-15 Thread Dan Lewis
. The Case function does not appear among them. Case When is available in Base database queries though. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] I'm looking for a place where I can ask questions about programming Base applications, using LibreBasic and the API.

2013-05-15 Thread Dan Lewis
a control with a listbox. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Base data-loss and other problems

2013-05-14 Thread Dan Lewis
that it works well. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global

Re: [libreoffice-users] Downloader Not Working

2013-05-13 Thread Dan Lewis
a 404 error. Is anyone else having a problem with the downloader or is it just me? It appears that the problem has been solved in the past 3 hours because I could download either Linux or Windows versions of LibreOffice. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr

Re: [libreoffice-users] Installation options are remembered?

2013-05-12 Thread Dan Lewis
functions . --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global

Re: [libreoffice-users] Installation options are remembered?

2013-05-12 Thread Dan Lewis
On 05/12/2013 11:38 AM, Thomas Becker wrote: Il 12/05/2013 14.47, Dan Lewis ha scritto: If you are using Windows as your operating system, do a custom install. (The previous installation will not be remembered.) Is there a particular reason why you do not want to install Base? You

Re: [libreoffice-users] error opening form, cannot delete form

2013-05-11 Thread Dan Lewis
the database would be helpful. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: JDBC driver for Mac OS

2013-05-11 Thread Dan Lewis
been installed in LibreOffice. --Dan Found j connector instead. http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/j/ How to install it in Mac OS? Quite a few articles advice against setting the Class variable like http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2509138/classpath-on-mac-and-how-does-mac-look

Re: [libreoffice-users] help with database

2013-05-11 Thread Dan Lewis
these things. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global

Re: [libreoffice-users] Table of Contents woes

2013-05-10 Thread Dan Lewis
to be in your heading styles. You would probably be better off using Heading 1, Heading 2, Etc. The Writer Guide contains instructions for how to create a ToC. I suggest you download the Guide and follow its directions. https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Documentation/Publications --Dan

Re: [libreoffice-users] Currency format always gets lost/screwed up

2013-05-10 Thread Dan Lewis
as a template (File Save Templates). Now when you want to write an invoice, open this template, enter the data the invoice should have, and save the invoice. --Dan -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists

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