Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: 3/4/13 in writer table

2013-03-05 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 03/05/2013 06:32 AM, william drescher wrote: On 3/4/2013 12:01 PM, upscope wrote: On Monday, March 04, 2013 10:09:52 AM bill wrote: I have a writer document with a table. The first col is formatted as date, but when I enter today ( 3/4/13 ) the 3/4 is formatted as a small 3/4th. I checked

Re: [libreoffice-users] Thesaurus is a dictionary of synonyms or real thesaurus

2013-03-04 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 03/04/2013 04:12 AM, András Csányi wrote: Dear All, I would like to ask some help regarding thesaurus in Libreoffice. I'm a librarian an whenever I hear that there is thesaurus in the Libreoffice I cannot decide whether this is a dictionary of the synonyms or a real thesaurus used by

[libreoffice-users] has anyone seen page scaling option in LO printing?

2013-03-04 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I was wondering. . . Has anyone seen the page scaling option when printing within LO? This is a needed option that is shown within the printing options for non-LO packages. The scaling options are: None, Shrink to Printing Area, and Fit to Printing Area. It is a part of the Page Handling

Re: [libreoffice-users] Thesaurus is a dictionary of synonyms or real thesaurus

2013-03-04 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 03/04/2013 11:23 AM, doug wrote: On 03/04/2013 04:12 AM, András Csányi wrote: Dear All, I would like to ask some help regarding thesaurus in Libreoffice. I'm a librarian an whenever I hear that there is thesaurus in the Libreoffice I cannot decide whether this is a dictionary of the

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Impress remote under windows

2013-03-03 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Sometimes it is needed to know if things are needing the experimental features option checked to get it to work. I was told to do that to get the solution to an issue, once, but the solution was not part of those features. So, it is nice you found the issue, but it would be nice to know

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Vector Graphics in PDF

2013-02-28 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/28/2013 02:24 PM, Berengar Lehr wrote: Hy, I'm asking if anyone could provide me with a list of vector graphics formats that can be used in ODT _and_ that will be exported as vector graphic. SVG e.g. is not a valid example: while it can be used in ODT, SVG will be rasterized during

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinctsetoffonts?

2013-02-27 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
script-fonts with me ;-) I've been missing them so ... ... ... you could DropBox them - http://db.tt/QBTMH08Z On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 1:40 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: I use to go online to the different free font sites [googled them] Now I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct setoffonts?

2013-02-26 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
the good ones seem to be replaced by these odd-character ones, which may or may not be some legitimate Asian language ;-) On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 6:34 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: I have been using Windows since Win95 days, whether I liked it or not. I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct setoffonts?

2013-02-26 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
-fonts with me ;-) I've been missing them so ... ... ... you could DropBox them - http://db.tt/QBTMH08Z On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 1:40 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: I use to go online to the different free font sites [googled them] Now I have

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: setting paper size

2013-02-26 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I just tried my Canon MG6220 with User 5.5 by 8.5 and it worked fine on LO 4.0.0.3. I used Portrait as well. I tried it with a Ubuntu 64-bit system. I cold fire up my Win7 laptop and try it, but it worked on this Linux system. On 02/26/2013 04:00 PM, edo1 wrote: Nah, I rather think

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-25 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
to check into finding more then plopping them in; now I'll wait for further instructions. yep ... I think this 'glorified typewriter' is making me 'feel stupider stupider' ... On Sat, Feb 23, 2013 at 8:25 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: For the Windows

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct setof fonts?

2013-02-25 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
install fonts to my Win7 computer, I just copy the font files to the C:\windows\fonts folder using Windows Explorer. I've never had a problem doing it this way. Virgil -Original Message- From: webmaster-Kracked_P_P Sent: Monday, February 25, 2013 12:48 PM To: users

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct setoffonts?

2013-02-25 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I have been using Windows since Win95 days, whether I liked it or not. I have been using Linux more than Windows since Feb 2010. The only real problem I had with Windows and Fonts, was almost every time I installed a new packages, it seemed to want to add a set of fonts to the /fonts/

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-24 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
recognize-- and just dumped in a whole directory of usable fonts--probably True-Type, supplied on another distro that wasn't so damned PC. --doug On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 2:35 PM, Doug dmcgarr...@optonline.net wrote: On 02/21/2013 12:30 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: On 02/21/2013 12:01 PM, Paddy

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-23 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
...@optonline.net wrote: On 02/21/2013 12:30 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: On 02/21/2013 12:01 PM, Paddy Landau wrote: I am wondering if Libre Office has a separate set of fonts from the operating system, or at least some of the fonts. I'll explain my problem. If I have a look at Character

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-22 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/22/2013 05:37 AM, Paddy Landau wrote: Thank you all for your responses. It is helping me to learn more. doug-2 wrote I was recently looking at Mint … You need to find a good set of True-Type fonts and install them. As jowyta wrote, install ttf-mscorefonts-installer (it comes with the

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 04:01 AM, Marc Paré wrote: Le 2013-02-20 21:33, webmaster-Kracked_P_P a écrit : On 02/20/2013 05:11 PM, Brian Barker wrote: At 14:36 20/02/2013 -0500, Tim Lungstrom wrote: Europe A4 size Perhaps that should be everywhere-in-the-world-except-the-United-States-and-Canada A4 size

Re: [libreoffice-users] Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 12:01 PM, Paddy Landau wrote: I am wondering if Libre Office has a separate set of fonts from the operating system, or at least some of the fonts. I'll explain my problem. If I have a look at Character Map to find a character that I want (let's say it is an aeroplane), I can find

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 12:11 PM, James Knott wrote: webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: The USA had a movement towards Metric, but it failed big-time. It failed because Ronald Regan canceled Jimmy Carter's plans to move to it. Economicsis the key. We do have most things in the grocery store listing both

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 12:32 PM, steveedmonds wrote: They use a page margin of 0.4 inches and a 0.8 inch margin between columns, so each of the 3 panels will have a 0.4 inch margin around them. This works as long as you make sure there is no printer option active that shrinks to fit page, or similar.

Re: Fw: [libreoffice-users] Re: brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 02:47 PM, James Knott wrote: Brian Barker wrote: (And anyway, if you are estimating, a metre *is* a yard!) Or more closely, 40 or precisely 39.37. BTW, the official definition of a foot is now 30.48 cm. How about keeping this thread about the brochure issues and not the pros

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Does Libre Office have its own distinct set of fonts?

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/21/2013 05:58 PM, John Talbut wrote: On 21/02/13 19:07, Paddy Landau wrote: jowyta wrote Webdings is a M$ font, see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Webdings and is not Unicode. Yes, the font is not Unicode; the font is merely the way to display a character. The character is Ò (Unicode

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: brochure templates for letterand A4 sizes

2013-02-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I use inches, but I have used cm when I needed to create a drawing that used a scale of say 1 cm per foot or some other thing that was large and needed to fit on a letter size paper, like a building 's network layout to scale. Try making a building the size of a football field

[libreoffice-users] no longer can erase the .config/libreoffice files and get them remade

2013-02-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I had some problems with LO4 and I just did the erase/removal of the /libreoffice/ in the .config folder. Well it caused these two errors, even after I reinstalled LO 4. We use to just rename the .libreoffice folder, but not it is in the .config folder. When I renamed the /libreoffice/

[libreoffice-users] brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Here are two brochure templates. Since Tom had some questions about margins and such for hand folded brochures, here are the templates I use, or at least the letter size one. They use a page margin of 0.4 inches and a 0.8 inch margin between columns, so each of the 3 panels will have a

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: another funny one from ZdNet

2013-02-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/20/2013 04:19 PM, Jay Lozier wrote: On 02/20/2013 02:52 PM, Robert Holtzman wrote: On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 06:18:44PM +0600, Urmas wrote: The article is very pro-LibreOffice but so many of the comments have a hilarious amount of FUD in them. One wonders if they have ever even tried

Re: [libreoffice-users] brochure templates for letter and A4 sizes

2013-02-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/20/2013 05:11 PM, Brian Barker wrote: At 14:36 20/02/2013 -0500, Tim Lungstrom wrote: Europe A4 size Perhaps that should be everywhere-in-the-world-except-the-United-States-and-Canada A4 size. Brian Barker I do not know about the rest of the world. I knew that Europe tend to use

Re: [libreoffice-users] Any plans to incorporate anything from the Lotus Symphony UI?

2013-02-19 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/19/2013 11:56 AM, Joel Madero wrote: On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 8:44 AM, sun shine phaedr...@gmail.com wrote: On 19/02/13 16:33, Tanstaafl wrote: Hello, I read recently that IBM had finally donated all of the Lotus Symphony UI code to AOO... Are there any plans to at least take a look

[libreoffice-users] How did AOO figure it was worth $21 Million dollars a day or $7 billion per year?

2013-02-19 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
How did AOO figure out how much their version of OOo was worth per day to users? I cannot figure out any way. Of course it makes great Marketing Copy. We are giving our users some much product value, we must be the better product. FUD or what? ---

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Well, I could make it much darker, but then I would have to use White text. It looks good on my Ubuntu's LCD monitor, and my Win7 laptop. So decide, dark background and white text or light background with the default black text. OR you could go and make a theme yourself and submit it to

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
. On 02/18/2013 08:25 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: Well, I could make it much darker, but then I would have to use White text. It looks good on my Ubuntu's LCD monitor, and my Win7 laptop. So decide, dark background and white text or light background with the default black text. OR you

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
the drop down. In Firefox and Thunderbird all of the text in the menu bar is white so the black background doesn't hide, but in Libre the text remains in black, so the text is lost in the background. On 02/18/2013 08:25 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: Well, I could make it much darker, but then I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
. On 02/18/2013 12:34 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: You have to define it during the submission process. You give it a name, define the header and footer images, and you define the text and accent colors for menu text. I do not know of any way to change the menu text in a persona

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: You have to define it during the submission process. You give it a name, define the header and footer images, and you define the text and accent colors for menu text. I do not know of any way to change the menu text in a persona if the designer chose the wrong color

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0Persona/Themes

2013-02-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
it out: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/star-trek-182292/ On 02/18/2013 12:44 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: Edit: Just noticed that LibreOffice does not use the defined text coloring. I do not know where you can change the font color of the menus. So, I wonder why LO is not using

[libreoffice-users] Reptile Skin design for a 4.0.0 Persona / 33+ designs for LO 4.0.0 Persona/Themes

2013-02-17 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I really like how my LibreOffice Reptile Skin 1 Persona design works out on LibreOffice 4.0.0. http://libreoffice-na.us/libreoffice-reptile-skin-1--lo40-clip.jpg Here are the current Firefox Persona/Themes with the key word of LibreOffice.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Create Firefox Personas for LibreOffice 4 in LibreOffice 4

2013-02-14 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/13/2013 11:31 PM, C. H. D. wrote: Hello! I did not find pixels in LibreOffice: Tools - Options - LibreOffice Draw - General - Unit of measurement That was why I used cm instead. Thanks. Regards, C. H. D. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ snip

Re: [libreoffice-users] Strange fonts on my Windows system

2013-02-14 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/14/2013 05:33 AM, William Drago wrote: All, I have a bunch of fonts on my Windows system that have weird names like cmbx6 Regular, cmdunh10 Regular, cmsltt10 Regular... Did these come with LibreOffice and if so what are they for? Also, why such cryptic names? Thanks, Bill They are

Re: [libreoffice-users] Create Firefox Personas for LibreOffice 4 in LibreOffice 4

2013-02-13 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
In the Persona instructions on the Firefox page that help you through the process, they tell you the exact size of the image files. Also, there are some example download images files to start the process as well. I looked into this last month. What I would do is download the image files

Re: [libreoffice-users] Create Firefox Personas for LibreOffice 4 in LibreOffice 4

2013-02-13 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Just created a Felt style of a background with the text of LibreOffice. I submitted it and there are 44 in the queue for review. The header was 3000px by 200 px The footer was 3000px by 100px all according to their web page. https://www.getpersonas.com/en-US/demo_create Simple and easy. On

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/12/2013 11:10 AM, Tanstaafl wrote: On 2013-02-10 10:27 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I do not like all that typing. What I do is use the default file manager and double click the archived file and unarchive it. Then I take the folder that is created and rename it to Lib or LibO

Re: [libreoffice-users] Feature Request

2013-02-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/12/2013 02:04 PM, John R. Sowden wrote: I know this is a bad time, since 4.0 was just released, but improvement is an ongoing process. For the 'recent documents' menu selection under 'file', it would be nice to: 1) allow us to set the number of recent documents, under tools/options. 2)

Re: [libreoffice-users] Changing the LibreOffice icons (Linux)

2013-02-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/12/2013 03:29 PM, IBBoard wrote: I don't know if this is the best place (I couldn't see a developer mailing list outside the internal-focused ones) but here goes. I use LibreOffice on openSUSE Linux. I've got a custom icon set that replaces the application icons for LibreOffice. This

Re: [libreoffice-users] How can I create a certificate border?

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/11/2013 10:22 AM, Fabian Rodriguez wrote: Hi Is there a way to create an elaborate border in LibreOffice/Draw? I'd like to create a certficate. I tried searching for freely-licensed templates for this and didn't find any. Thanks in advance for any help with this. F. Fabian Not

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
:) From: webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Monday, 11 February 2013, 3:27 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb I do not like all that typing. What I do is use the default file manager and double

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
a cow! This has beena great thread! Thanks all :) It's given me a lot to try out. Regards from Tom :) From: webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Monday, 11 February 2013, 3:27 Subject: Re: [libreoffice

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/11/2013 01:43 PM, Marc Paré wrote: Le 2013-02-11 12:50, Don C. Myers a écrit : Hi All, A simple copy and paste works really well!! No typing necessary. Just make sure you have the file saved as a .txt that you open with GEdit. When I was new to Linux (Ubuntu) and didn't understand

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/11/2013 05:59 PM, Marc Paré wrote: Hi Tim, Le 2013-02-11 14:04, webmaster-Kracked_P_P a écrit : So far, needing the terminal to install packages [not all] is a problem for some users who want to switch from Windows. Also, sometimes the double-clicked package installs do not even make

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-11 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/11/2013 06:14 PM, Marc Paré wrote: Le 2013-02-11 17:01, Dan Lewis a écrit : All well and good, but the simple way that you suggest will present problems for the newcomer on Debian OS's. The desktop-integration file will not install if the LO that came with the OS install CD remains: it

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-10 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Tom I ram the install on Linux Mint 14 and had no troubles with it. On 02/09/2013 03:07 PM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) I downloaded the .Deb for Ubuntu (and others) twice yday and tried installing it as per instructions but when i tried running LibreOffice from the command-line by typing in

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Installing the Deb

2013-02-10 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/10/2013 09:59 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: Tom I ram the install on Linux Mint 14 and had no troubles with it. On 02/09/2013 03:07 PM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) I downloaded the .Deb for Ubuntu (and others) twice yday and tried installing it as per instructions but when i tried running

Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning

2013-02-08 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/08/2013 01:26 AM, Jay Lozier wrote: On 02/08/2013 01:06 AM, e-letter wrote: On 07/02/2013, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: On 02/07/2013 01:37 AM, e-letter wrote: On 05/02/2013, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: Since 'liberation serif

Fwd: Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning

2013-02-08 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Original Message Subject:Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2013 14:56:52 +0100 From: Claude Fiefel claude.fie...@orange.fr To: webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com un conseil prenez donc un traducteur en français for me

Re: Fwd: Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning

2013-02-08 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
/ Regards from Tom :) From: Dries Feys dries.f...@tvh.com To: Tom Davies tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk Cc: webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com; LibreO - Users Global users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Friday, 8 February 2013, 14:42 Subject: Re: Fwd: Re

Re: [libreoffice-users] How-to video of using Firefox Personas

2013-02-08 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
There are a lot of persona[s] I have tried for Firefox that did not work for me. Same will go for LO 4.0.0. There is some easy instructions on the FF site to help people create your own persona[s]. I may be creating a version myself, specifically working for LO 4.0.0. If I do, I will

Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning

2013-02-07 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/07/2013 01:37 AM, e-letter wrote: On 05/02/2013, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: Since 'liberation serif' is a font that most people outside of the LO/Linux world would not be using, I think you should look into a more common font used by publishing houses. I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LibreOffice 4.0 Unity Integration in Ubuntu 12.04

2013-02-07 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/07/2013 10:59 AM, Paddy Landau wrote: Jay Lozier wrote Paddy Landau wrote According to the New Features page ... Unity Integration is built in. Sadly, this is not working for me. Did you install LO manually? ... cd desktop-integration ... The installation process is now completed,

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LibreOffice 4.0 Unity Integration in Ubuntu 12.04

2013-02-07 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Why not make sure that the version of LO work for the current Long-Term-Support version of Ubuntu Unity? I do not use Unity, since I do not like it. But There will be a lot of Unity users who will want LO to work with their 12.04LTS version till the next LTS comes out. I did not use

Re: [libreoffice-users] character kerning

2013-02-05 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Since 'liberation serif' is a font that most people outside of the LO/Linux world would not be using, I think you should look into a more common font used by publishing houses. I would look into changing the fonts used and see which one works best for your needs. If you are dealing with a

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Re: LibreOffice 4.0

2013-02-05 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Many months ago, there was a notification that MSO2013 changed their XML formatting from a loose to a strict version of the format. I do not remember the exact wording but they stated that MSO2010 may not read MSO2013 files correctly. So that makes 3 releases of MSO on Windows that are not

Re: [libreoffice-users] spelling + grammar checker in writer

2013-02-04 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
and modified it for more options than OOo and LO had in those early days. Now I do not. I really hope the developers, via the bug reporting system, can help you. On 02/04/2013 01:58 AM, Walther Koehler wrote: Am Samstag, 2. Februar 2013 schrieb webmaster-Kracked_P_P: On 02/02/2013 07:30 AM, Walther

Re: [libreoffice-users] Suggests

2013-02-03 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/03/2013 07:58 AM, Roberta wrote: Can you make libreoffice's interface more similar to the office 2013 one's? Another thing... why doesn't artwork work on writer??? If LO gets too similar to MSO's user interface, then MS could take TDF to court for infringements to their look and feel

Re: [libreoffice-users] spelling + grammar checker in writer

2013-02-02 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/02/2013 07:30 AM, Walther Koehler wrote: Hi folks, I am using the spelling and grammar checker quite often. However, there are some nasty drawbacks (in all versions of OO and LO I know): - any manual correction outside the (red marked) word will result in either reevaluation of the whole

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-02 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/02/2013 01:01 PM, V Stuart Foote wrote: Bug fdo#60177 https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=60177 resolved as invalid after successful installation and printer function. Anyone experiencing similar printer configuration issue on LibreOffice for Windows upgrade to 4.0.0.3 RC3, i.e.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-02 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Lets make it easier for people than dealing with a bug report process. Make it a place where you will find info to save or get before you make a bug report. I had to make an account to get into the bug reporting system. How many people do you want to do that and then search for answers?

[libreoffice-users] LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-01 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I just installed 4.0.0.3 on my Win7 laptop. It will not show anyprinters at all. Claims there is noneis installed. 4.0.0.2 does prints fine, but 4.0.0.3 does not. This is a Show Stopper. -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h...@global.libreoffice.org Problems?

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-01 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/01/2013 03:44 PM, Joel Madero wrote: On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 12:35 PM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com mailto:webmas...@krackedpress.com wrote: I just installed 4.0.0.3 on my Win7 laptop. It will not show anyprinters at all. Claims there is noneis

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-01 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/01/2013 03:48 PM, Joel Madero wrote: Never opened a bug report before, if I remember correctly. Do you want me to send you a screen clip of what it looks like off list? I have not installed .3 on any Ubuntu systems yet, but will go back to .2 for Win7. I

Re: [libreoffice-marketing] Re: [libreoffice-users] LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-01 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Well, I installed .2 back over .3 and the printers were there - same profile unless 4.0.0.2 resets the profile when installed. Just installed .3 on a WinXP laptop. Did not get the problem. Got notice that is is not a show stopper, but major high, since it could not be duplicated. Since

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO 4.0.0.3 has no printer in Win7 - SHOW STOPPER

2013-02-01 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 02/01/2013 07:09 PM, Dave Barton wrote: webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I just installed 4.0.0.3 on my Win7 laptop. It will not show anyprinters at all. Claims there is noneis installed. 4.0.0.2 does prints fine, but 4.0.0.3 does not. This is a Show Stopper. Just installed 4.0.0.3 over

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: LO 3.6.5 come out the same week as MSO 2013.

2013-01-29 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/29/2013 09:41 AM, Urmas wrote: It is weird that a version of LO comes out the same week as the newest MSO after a 3 year wait between versions. I am glad LibreOffice does not make you wait 2 or 3 years between versions. And I would be glad if LO ever obtain the feature parity with MSO

[libreoffice-users] a LibreOffice 4 article

2013-01-28 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
LibreOffice 4.0: The big changes will be under the hood Summary: There's a new major version of open-source LibreOffice office suite on its way, but developers, not end-users, will be the ones who will notice the real changes. Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for

Re: [libreoffice-users] Drop Caps Character Style in Writer

2013-01-27 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/27/2013 02:07 PM, Kevin O'Brien wrote: I was working on understanding Character Styles in Writer, and it seems mostly straightforward. But I noticed that the Drop Caps style does not seem to do anything at all. Is that a bug or am I misunderstanding something here? Thanks, What are

Re: [libreoffice-users] Drop Caps Character Style in Writer

2013-01-27 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/27/2013 03:35 PM, Brian Barker wrote: At 14:07 27/01/2013 -0500, Kevin O'Brien wrote: I was working on understanding Character Styles in Writer, and it seems mostly straightforward. But I noticed that the Drop Caps style does not seem to do anything at all. Is that a bug or am I

Re: [libreoffice-users] Printing Envelopes

2013-01-25 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I use Ubuntu 12.04 and a HP Laserjet 2300dn I have add three different drivers to test out for that printer. Did the same for an Epson inkjet. I have [my text name for description] the following drivers. I do not remember which HP/Linux defaults to for this printer. HP Laserjet 2300

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: calendar project - should i use writer or calc

2013-01-24 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I suggest that if you take the mini monthly date calendar and make them images, then it might be worth while to make a Writer template for Writer's text options over Calc. I have printed out many calendars, both Calc based and Writer based, but if you are going to be making one for

Re: [libreoffice-users] Now using LibreOffice: Need help with files created in OpenOffice...

2013-01-23 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/23/2013 06:26 PM, John Bentham wrote: Hello, I recently upgraded my OS from Kubuntu 8.04 with OpenOffice 2.4 to Kubuntu 12.04 with LibreOffice. Unfortunately, when I open a file in LibreOffice that was created in OpenOffice, the text on one page now flows over to a second page. My

Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ...

2013-01-22 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
. Of course this means the old drive is unaware of the new install so you'll need to run something like sudo update-grub from you old GnuLinux distro. Regards form Tom :) *From:* webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas

Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ...

2013-01-22 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
The problem most people I know has with ME was drivers. The big 2 reasons why I went from Vistas to Win7 were: 1) external drive issues, 2) support for newer hardware [driver] and software. It also helped going from 32-bit Vista to 64-bit Win7. I still have an XP laptop, but there are more

Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ...

2013-01-22 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
that can be removed fairly easily with a screwdriver. The trick is to have a spare drive and mounting frame to install. Girvin Herr webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: That unplugging does not work when you deal with a laptop though. snip -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h

Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ...

2013-01-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/21/2013 10:41 AM, anne-ology wrote: ... maybe not, but this makes me wonder why they were promoting this new OS and now are plugging a how-to re. it ;-)

Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ...

2013-01-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
:) *From:* webmaster-Kracked_P_P webmas...@krackedpress.com *To:* users@global.libreoffice.org *Sent:* Monday, 21 January 2013, 16:34 *Subject:* Re: [libreoffice-users] is MSFT running scared ... On 01/21/2013 10:41 AM, anne-ology wrote

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: missing dialog option in Win7 install?

2013-01-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/19/2013 06:46 PM, NoOp wrote: On 01/19/2013 06:43 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I just noticed a difference in the Tools Options LibreOffice General options in the 3.6.4 versions. With my 64-bit Debian install, there is a section for Print dialogs and the option for that is Use

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: missing dialog option in Win7 install?

2013-01-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/20/2013 12:13 PM, Luuk wrote: On 19-01-2013 15:43, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I just noticed a difference in the Tools Options LibreOffice General options in the 3.6.4 versions. With my 64-bit Debian install, there is a section for Print dialogs and the option for that is Use

Re: [libreoffice-users] missing dialog option in Win7 install?

2013-01-19 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/19/2013 01:40 PM, Joel Madero wrote: On 01/19/2013 06:43 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I just noticed a difference in the Tools Options LibreOffice General options in the 3.6.4 versions. With my 64-bit Debian install, there is a section for Print dialogs and the option

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Thunderbird Address Book as Data Source

2013-01-18 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/18/2013 11:59 AM, Alex Thurgood wrote: On 01/15/2013 03:15 AM, David Burleigh wrote: Hi David, It is very nice that the new 4.0 release includes support for the Thunderbird address book as a data source for mail merges, but it seems to only recognize the Personal Address Book and not

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: [libreoffice-documentation] I joined recently. How can I help?

2013-01-15 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I did not remember seeing the 3rd chapter for the Base section, the last time I looked at the list. That was less than two weeks ago. On 01/14/2013 03:46 PM, Dan Lewis wrote: On 01/14/2013 03:07 PM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) The docs team is currently working on 2 sets of documentation for

Re: [libreoffice-users] Base: Changing restoring (Default) font

2013-01-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/11/2013 09:28 PM, Girvin R. Herr wrote: Greetings, I am running Base in LO 3.6.4.3. In a form, I am trying to change the (Default) font without any progress. I do not know where this (Default) font setting is located and the styles icon on the toolbar, along with the font window on

[libreoffice-users] Would it be OK to have an Urban dictionary words. . .

2013-01-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I was looking at some articles and one mentioned the Urban Dictionary. This seems to be a list of English Language Slang words and phrases. Would that be something that would be useful as a add on dictionary to LibreOffice? It would not take too much of an effort to make the dictionary,

Re: [libreoffice-users] Would it be OK to have an Urban dictionary words. . .

2013-01-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/12/2013 11:35 AM, Jay Lozier wrote: On 01/12/2013 11:04 AM, webmaster-Kracked_P_P wrote: I was looking at some articles and one mentioned the Urban Dictionary. This seems to be a list of English Language Slang words and phrases. Would that be something that would be useful as a add

Re: [libreoffice-users] portable, mobile printers and a more

2013-01-10 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 01/10/2013 12:45 PM, Jay Lozier wrote: On 01/10/2013 11:37 AM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) Does anyone use or know of good portable/mobile printers to carry with you when you have to work-on-the-move? I have already asked at LinuxQuestions but many of my company's outreach workers use

Re: [libreoffice-users] crash recovery odd behavior

2013-01-10 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I have not had the problem with 3.6.4, but when I did, Cancel sometimes worked and sometimes did not. On 01/10/2013 07:03 PM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) Have you tried the Cancel button when you get that recovery dialogue pop-up box? Cancel usually clears them. I often find that documents

Re: [libreoffice-users] Collate print option not working - Solved for Epson Printers

2013-01-04 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Background: There has been a number of threads about duplex problems printing from LO. On an Ubuntu 64-bit 10.04 and 12.04 OS, an Epson Artisan 810 printer would not duplex, while the HP 2300dn laser would, when printing from LO Writer. The Artisan will print duplex using the default PDF

Re: [libreoffice-users] Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

2012-12-21 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 12/21/2012 01:46 PM, RODRIGUEZ FONSECA JORGE ALBERTO wrote: Me too for you and all Regards, Jorge Rodríguez - Mensaje original - De: Eliane Domingos de Sousa elianedomin...@libreoffice.org Para: users@global.libreoffice.org Enviados: Viernes, 21 de Diciembre 2012 7:59:50 Asunto:

Re: [libreoffice-users] huge print jobs for MS Publisher Imagesetter printer

2012-12-20 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 12/20/2012 09:34 AM, Jay Lozier wrote: On 12/20/2012 08:12 AM, Anna Martynova wrote: Hello. I noticed a strange thing in Windows version of Libre Office. When I print to printer that is configured with driver MS Publisher Imagesetter, sometimes print files are really huge. For testing

Re: [libreoffice-users] RE: Windows 8 Compatibility - More Info

2012-12-17 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
Right now libreoffice has 12 out of 13 votes for compatible The Documentation Foundation has 4 out of 4 votes. To be honest, do you really think that MS would list competition in their compatibility reports? Nearly half of my major packages were not reported in their Win7 compatibility

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO not starting after install

2012-12-13 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
On 12/13/2012 09:30 AM, David Moeser wrote: Windows 7 professional 64 bit installed LO successfully try to open LO error message |--- LibreOffice 3.6 - Fatal Error --- The program cannot be started. The service manageris

Re: [libreoffice-users] Suggest adding one more QA step before release

2012-12-13 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
4.0.0.x should not be rolled out before Feb 4th. BUT, if testers and the developers can fix more within the RC1 and RC2, then there will less for fixing for the 4.0.1 version. As for OSs, there needs to be a lot more, a lot of different OS and system setups than before, if we want to

Re: [libreoffice-users] LO 3,5,5,3: Odd miror-image landscape diff with LO 3.4.5

2012-12-13 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I wonder if it would change again with the 3.6.4 version. Are you using the Mageia repository version of LO or the LO site download? Manual feed, or tray feed? I know that LO can have some printer setting issues that other software [like default PDF reader] do not. My problem is duplexing.

[libreoffice-users] LibreOffice is now on a auto install auto update system

2012-12-12 Thread webmaster-Kracked_P_P
I got an e-zine this morning about a package that is downloads, installs, and updates, a list of packages for you. I fount LibreOffice 3.6.4 listed. This statement is what worries me though: No Clicking Next, Next, Next Ninite fully automates installers offscreen. See what you think.

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