Re: Questions

2013-02-28 Thread Steve Ahlers
Wayne, Before I upload your Open oFFICE. A. Do I get lots of marketing/advertising popups or other stuff ? No B. Will it cause trouble to my current microsoft loaded system or is it compatible? No problems if properly installed, depends on what version of Windoz you have C. Do I

Re: re Open Office upgrade

2013-06-07 Thread Steve Ahlers
Desmond, After opening the DMG did you drag the icon to the Application folder? What version of OSX are you running? Click on the Apple Icon in the upper left corner, choose About This Mac, choose More Information to find out. Steve Ahlers On Jun 7, 2013, at 5

Re: Is anyone using Apple Pages?

2013-08-22 Thread Steve Ahlers
I use OSX 10.8.4 and successfully emailed writer and calc files with Apple Mail by clicking on the envelope and by using drop down menu. Steve Ahlers On Aug 21, 2013, at 8:07 PM, Larry Gusaas wrote: On 2013-08-21 5:23 PM Lowell Young wrote: When

Re: Retrieve

2013-09-05 Thread Steve Ahlers
Marion, Assuming that you had your hard drive replaced: 1) I'd retrieve them from my Time Machine backup (I use an inexpensive external 1 Terabyte hard drive) 2) I'd ask the person who replaced it to try and retrieve the files from the old hard drive. 3) Kiss them goodbye and start backing up

Re: AOO 4.0.1 and MacOS Mavericks?

2013-10-25 Thread Steve Ahlers
Rob, I have down loaded Mavericks and AOO 4.0.1 and so far had no problems. The only thing I've experienced is the same as in Mountain Lion of not wanting to open AOO initially because it is a third party software not software coming from the App Store. With other OSs using App Stores like

Re: Informal Mac OS / OpenOffice Survey

2013-12-11 Thread Steve Ahlers
10.9 Steve Sent from my iPad On Dec 11, 2013, at 7:07 AM, Rob Weir wrote: An informal survey to help our project planning: If you run OpenOffice on the Mac, what version of Mac OS are you running today? 10.4 (Tiger) 10.5 (Leopard) 10.6 (Snow Leopard) 10.7 (Lion) 10.8

Re: Draft of document corruption survey

2014-01-14 Thread Steve Ahlers
Rob, A question about how frequently update/download patches for OS Never Rarely Monthly Weekly When ever available--manually Automatically update I left MY computer for several hours... Steve Sent from my iPad On Jan 14, 2014, at 1:30 PM, Rob Weir

Re: AOO on a Mac

2014-02-25 Thread Steve Ahlers
, this is part of OSX's protection against malware. I've sent you a copy of this response to you as a courtesy, please respond to the users list. SteveĀ  Ahlers On Tuesday, February 25, 2014 4:44 PM, Ernie Kurtz wrote: Shari, I am not exactly a klutz, but I am far from

Re: Failure to upload

2014-03-27 Thread Steve Ahlers
For a resume I would export or print a PDF to upload to a potential employer. Create the PDF and then submit it to the employers. As a courtesy I am sending a copy of this to your email address. Please submit further enquiries to the users list, as ones directed to my personal address will be

Re: OpenOffice Word Spacing

2014-03-28 Thread Steve Ahlers
Is it possible that the OP is asking about making a table? Is there anyone who understands Bulgarian that could communicate directly with the OP, something is being lost in translation. Steve Sent from my iPad On 3/27/2014 10:37 AM, ?? ? wrote: [snipped] My question is:

Re: How do I open spreadsheets in the QuattroPro with extension .wb3 with open office?

2014-04-02 Thread Steve Ahlers
1) open file in quattropro, save as excel 97..., open xls file in calc, save as ods, work with ods file in calc. 2) if you don't have quattropro, down load free trial of wordperfect office and then proceed with step 1). 3) if you don't run windoz, create a windoz virtual machine and then

Re: Typo in your EUL

2014-04-03 Thread Steve Ahlers
I searched the Apache License for the word cookies and did not find it. Did you download your software from the official site, where it is free or did you download it from some other site? Steve Sent from my iPad On Apr 3, 2014, at 6:36 PM, Susannah Goldberg

Re: problem with PDF

2014-04-30 Thread Steve Ahlers
Open the PDF with Preview, the built in PDF viewer. Steve Sent from my iPad On Apr 30, 2014, at 10:59 AM, Alexandro Colorado wrote: On Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:40:07 -0500, wrote: I am using OpenOffice 4.0.1 on my Macbook Air with Mavericks OS. I am unable

Re: Open Office vs MS Office

2014-07-15 Thread Steve Ahlers
On Jul 15, 2014, at 8:29 PM, Martin Groenescheij wrote: As this is a user forum, the answers you see (if you we're subscribed to this forum) are from users. Don't expect that developers will read this forum. There are difference, OpenOffice has reversed engineer

Re: Can't Use 4.0

2014-08-15 Thread Steve Ahlers
Ken, Right click or control click Apache Open Office icon and follow dialog in window that pops up. You will only need to do this once. When you update to a newer version the first time you run it you will need to do it again. Read this page on OS X Gatekeeper for more information.

Re: Apache 4.1.1

2014-08-22 Thread Steve Ahlers
Frans, Right-click or control-click on Openoffice icon follow the instructions in the pop-up window, you will only need to do this the first time you open the application. Read up on Gatekeeper at the link below: Steve Sent from my iPad On Aug 22, 2014, at

Re: HELP resetting OpenOffice password correcting USER email address

2014-09-14 Thread Steve Ahlers
On Sep 14, 2014, at 12:41 AM, James Knott wrote: On 09/13/2014 07:22 PM, Maryann Klaue wrote: When I attempted to change this password about 1/2 hour ago, I received a message that email regarding this request had been sent to me. But, I have not received any such

Fwd: HELP resetting OpenOffice password correcting USER email address

2014-09-15 Thread Steve Ahlers
Forwarding response from Maryann issue resolved. Steve Sent from my iPad Begin forwarded message: From: Maryann Klaue Date: September 15, 2014 3:15:42 PM PDT To: Steve Ahlers Subject: Re: HELP resetting OpenOffice password correcting USER email


2014-09-18 Thread Steve Ahlers
Forwarding to OP Steve Sent from my iPad On Sep 18, 2014, at 12:43 PM, Wade Smart wrote: I dont think its gone. Whatever OS you are working on, go to where you have saved your documents and click on them. You just arent seeing the documents in the recently used drop down

Re: Trouble after download

2014-09-18 Thread Steve Ahlers
You need to go to the official site to download the software, you will be redirected to SourceForge. net, the official mirror site. When you download from the official site you do not get malware downloaded. Before you download a clean version of the software you need to run

Re: How do I print gridlines on a page?

2014-09-18 Thread Steve Ahlers
Choose Page... from Format menu. Choose Sheet tab and then mark Grid under Print options. Then choose Okay Steve Sent from my iPad - To unsubscribe, e-mail: For additional commands,

Re: 4.1.1 Program

2014-09-18 Thread Steve Ahlers
update and it was for language dictionaries. Sent from my iPhone On Sep 18, 2014, at 7:00 PM, Steve Ahlers wrote: More information would be helpful. 1. What OS are you using? Have you downloaded all updates and patches to OS? 2. What specific problems have you been

Re: erratic text insertion cursor,prevent entering text

2014-09-19 Thread Steve Ahlers
Do you have a touch pad? If so turn down the sensitivity. Steve Sent from my iPad On Sep 18, 2014, at 10:57 PM, YATHEENDRADAS K M wrote: text insertion and letters on typing in open office text document and are jerking/vibrating frequently. This prevent typing or any

Re: Old open office files

2014-10-09 Thread Steve Ahlers
Paul, To help you we need more information. If you double click on a file does it fail to open in Apache Open Office? If you start Apache Open Office and choose to Open Files and then choose a file to open and it fails to open? Are you opening Apache Open Office and fail to find your files in

Re: Printing errors

2014-10-30 Thread Steve Ahlers
Barrie, I wouldn't dismiss the fact that you have an HP printer. I also have an HP printer and making sure that you have downloaded the most current printer driver often solves issues like this. I just got an updated driver after updating OS last week. I'm sending a copy of this email to

Fwd: Printing errors

2014-10-31 Thread Steve Ahlers
Begin forwarded message: From: Barrie Tait Date: October 31, 2014 1:58:23 AM PDT To: Steve Ahlers Subject: Re: Printing errors Hi Steve. Yes I downloaded and implemented the latest software 3 days ago from HP but no better. I even went

Re: New Folder

2014-11-13 Thread Steve Ahlers
Rita, What does Does not work mean? Are you getting an error message or does nothing happen? What operating system are you using? Where are you trying to download the update from? Please respond to the users list so that all of us can assist you. Since you are not subscribed to the users

Re: windows 8

2014-11-21 Thread Steve Ahlers
Forwarding to OP Steve Sent from my iPad On Nov 21, 2014, at 5:07 PM, Jim McLaughlin wrote: From you E mail address I intuit thatht your primary ISP is in Canada. I do not know if you are an Anglophone r Francophone, but from your comments I must presume you are an

Re: windows 8

2014-11-23 Thread Steve Ahlers
Steve Sent from my iPad On Nov 23, 2014, at 12:36 PM, Pearl Swan wrote: thanks for your help ... problem is fixed

Re: Can't connect to OpenOffice word document after Apache update

2014-11-27 Thread Steve Ahlers
Elizabeth, What operating system do you use? Please respond to the Users list so that all of us can help. Steve Sent from my iPad On Nov 27, 2014, at 4:52 PM, Elizabeth Ohrn wrote: Hello: I need help, please and thank you. I just finished installing the Apache update and

Re: Can't connect to OpenOffice word document after Apache update

2014-11-27 Thread Steve Ahlers
desktop, it would take me right to the table of contents page or whatever it's called. I'll keep very carefully playing until something triggers what I require. Thanks for your prompt replies and your help, Elizabeth -Original Message- From: Steve Ahlers Sent: Thursday, November

Re: Open Office Suite for Mac OS 10.10

2014-12-05 Thread Steve Ahlers
Jim, I use Apache Open Office in Yosemite with no problem. Go to the official web site to download. This web site will connect you to Source Forge the official repository of the DMG. It will start the download AUTOMATICALLY. Once the download is done open your

Re: 1712

2014-12-22 Thread Steve Ahlers
Problem solved Steve Sent from my iPad Begin forwarded message: From: Cheryl Martinez Date: December 22, 2014 8:24:03 PM PST To: Steve Ahlers Subject: Re: 1712 Awesome - thank you, it worked. On Dec 22, 2014, at 7:42 PM, Steve Ahlers sahlers

Re: HP Officejet 6500 Printer

2015-01-21 Thread Steve Ahlers
Margi, Did you update your print driver after you upgraded to Yosemite? This help fix several print issues for me after I upgraded. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jan 21, 2015, at 3:27 PM, Rory O'Farrell wrote: On Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:49:05 -0500 margi napoli

Re: can't extract and finish installation of open office

2015-01-28 Thread Steve Ahlers
You upload the attachment to a file sharing service such as drop box and then enclose the link to an email back to the users list. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jan 28, 2015, at 1:54 PM, Keevon wrote: the operating system is windows vista is there another forum to

Re: lost files

2015-04-09 Thread Steve Ahlers
Ray, The folder(s) are not in openoffice, they are on you computer's hard drive. On my computer it is a folder called Documents then in various subfolders in that folder. Please share with us what operating system you are using so that we can provide more specific help. Steve Sent from my

Re: Missing files after update

2015-04-09 Thread Steve Ahlers
Ray, Look in the folder(s) that you saved your file(s) in, the file(s) will still be there. As you work with the file(s) your recent document list will be repopulated. As a courtesy I've sent a copy of this message to your email address. Please reply to so all

Re: Viewing the same content on multiple comuters

2015-06-02 Thread Steve Ahlers
Store the files with a cloud service such as Dropbox. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jun 2, 2015, at 3:05 PM, GSM . wrote: Hello, First let me tell you how much I love your program! It makes our daily lives extremely more efficient!! With that being said,

Re: need help opening openoffice

2015-07-23 Thread Steve Ahlers
On Jul 23, 2015, at 2:28 PM, James Knott wrote: On 07/23/2015 05:25 PM, Brian Barker wrote: It's in the Installation Guide at - but perhaps you'd want it more visible? Given the number of people

Re: Cannot install 4.1.1

2015-07-20 Thread Steve Ahlers
: not recognized Thanks, Tom On Mon, Jul 20, 2015 at 4:24 PM, Steve Ahlers wrote: Tom, This is a function of the Gatekeeper. To get around this the first time you open Open Office right click or cntl-click on the Open Office icon. This will bring up a dialogue box

Re: unwanted lines on document

2015-10-01 Thread Steve Ahlers
Tom, The lines are artifacts of the Macro as others have stated, they are non-printing characters so no big deal. My complaint would be crappy SOAPE formatting. Steve Ahlers > On Sep 28, 2015, at 1:49 PM, Thomas Vandor <> wrote: > >

Re: Sending open office files

2015-12-21 Thread Steve Ahlers
Sam, What kind of file and how are they going to use it? Steve Sent from my iPad On Dec 21, 2015, at 8:50 AM, Sam hefter wrote: > > > Hi > Need to send an open office file to an art me please > sam > 818 497 7756 > >

Re: Referencing a cell from previous worksheet in same spreadsheet file...

2016-06-03 Thread Steve Ahlers
Even easier, type "=" in the formula bar for destination cell, then navigate to the original cell, click on it and hit "Enter" ( or "Return") Steve Sent from my iPad On Jun 3, 2016, at 7:21 AM, Jim McLaughlin wrote: > try this: > > highlight cell to be copied>

Re: El Capitan question

2016-05-31 Thread Steve Ahlers
A better choice than changing the settings in System Preferences is to simply Right-click (Control-click) on the AOO icon in the Application Folder and allow it to open. Steve Sent from my iPad On May 31, 2016, at 9:34 PM, Robert Jackson wrote: > System Preferences

Re: OO and OS X El Capitan 10.11.5

2016-06-23 Thread Steve Ahlers
Lucetta, Running OO 4.1.2 on El Capitan with no issues. Would recommend that you update your printer driver after you update to El Capitan. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jun 23, 2016, at 3:10 PM, Lucetta wrote: > Hi friends, I have upgraded to OO 4.1.1 and am considering

Re: Identify Colors Used within an Existing/Selected Cell

2016-06-24 Thread Steve Ahlers
Vince, Copy the source cell, then Paste Special and choose characteristics to paste into destination cell. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jun 24, 2016, at 2:03 PM, Vince wrote: > AOO 4.1.2-Calc on WIN8.1 desktop > > __ > > >

Re: Err: 508 When trying to Auto Replicate/Transfer data between two sheets.

2016-01-29 Thread Steve Ahlers
> Vince wrote: >> >> >> >> I am using AOO Calc vers 4.1.2 and Win 8.1x64 (file name is 2016 My >> Bowling Score Data.ods). >> >> I want to "automatically transfer" the data that is typed/entered into >> Cell M342 of the Sheet named: 2016 Scores into Cell D6 of the Sheet >> named: 2016 Match

Re: Open Office Pdf Conversion Problem

2016-01-24 Thread Steve Ahlers
Have you tried to print, and then chose to produce a PDF instead of sending an image to your printer? (The PDF button is at the bottom left of the print control dialog). Steve Sent from my iPad On Jan 24, 2016, at 6:44 PM, wrote: > I am sorry to be a bother. > Since the

Re: Open Office issue

2016-02-19 Thread Steve Ahlers
Bonnie, In order for the Users Group to help you better it's helpful to know what Operating System (OS) you are using. Here are some general suggestions to help you get started. 1. First make sure all Open Office programs are shut down, how you do that depends on your OS. 2. Go to:


2016-03-14 Thread Steve Ahlers
Sylvia, What are trying to do? Are you trying to have a document print in Landscape instead of Portrait? This is a function of Page Setup. Are you trying to have text in a Calc cell rotated? This is a function of Cell Formatting. Are you trying to rotate text in a Draw or Impress document?

Re: question

2016-03-30 Thread Steve Ahlers
Eli, Open the folder that the download went to, click on the DMG image. Once it opens drag the OpenOffice icon to the Application Folder. The other files (Read Me and License) are for information. To start the program open your Application Folder (if you want to have OpenOffice in your

Re: New Version Problems

2016-04-09 Thread Steve Ahlers
Lynda, Make sure you download the latest print drivers for your printer, printer controls are a function of the print driver not OpenOffice. To turn rulers on or off go to View and click on Ruler. Steve Sent from my iPad On Apr 9, 2016, at 4:28 PM, Lynda Lark <> wrote: > Mac

Re: two questions.

2016-07-16 Thread Steve Ahlers
Answers: 1. Yes 2. No Steve Sent from my iPad On Jul 16, 2016, at 11:09 AM, "Paul Shapshak, PhD" wrote: > 7-16-2016 > > Hi, > > 1. > Is there no cost at all, to use the Math and Draw component APPs on the Mac > environment? > > 2. > Will these APPs also work on the

Re: hi

2016-06-29 Thread Steve Ahlers
John, Please respond to Let us know: 1. Your operating system 2. The actual error message Steve Sent from my iPad On Jun 29, 2016, at 1:44 PM, John Medeiros wrote: > have download and uninstalled the open office software and I get

Re: OpenOffice doesn't work

2017-01-06 Thread Steve Ahlers
John, Right-click (control-click) OpenOffice Icon. In pop up menu choose open. From now on you should be able to open App. Steve Sent from my iPad On Jan 6, 2017, at 5:36 PM, John Gasaway wrote: > I updated from MacOS Yosemite to Sierra. OpenOffice started failing to

Re: Is there a way to simplify summing Writer table cells?

2017-07-13 Thread Steve Ahlers
Girvin (sorry about the misspelling), What formula do you get when you click and drag? That should give you the correct format that you can follow for other columns or in a spread sheet you can "copy" the result cell and "paste special" to other columns' result cells. Sent from my iPhone > On

Re: Question

2017-09-22 Thread Steve Ahlers
Right click on a file, chose Open With, chose OpenOffice module from list (Writer for text files, Calc for spread sheet files, etc.), check box for All Files of this type, chose Open. In the future all files with the same extension will be opened with the same application. Steve Sent from my

Re: Unable to open OpenOffice on Mac

2017-09-20 Thread Steve Ahlers
Daniel, Right click (control click) on the OpenOffice icon in the Applications Folder. This will bring up dialogue about not being an App Store application. Click Open or Ok. Brings up a confirming dialogue: Click Open or Ok. OpenOffice should start and will continue to start whenever you want

Re: characters with diacritics

2019-01-04 Thread Steve Ahlers
On 1/4/19 8:55 AM, A deniz wrote: Hi, Thank you and your team for making the programs freely available to users who cannot afford expensive software. After my veteran microsoft office loaded back then by the university has crashed, I am planning to be a new user of "open Word" aka "Write."

Re: Export as PDF changes URL

2021-04-23 Thread Steve Ahlers
I know this has been floating around for a while, I created and saved an .ODT file then created a .PDF file with the link: It saved without changes in either file format, the .PDF opened fine in Preview with no changes and the link opened

Re: Open Office 4.1.10 bug report

2021-11-23 Thread Steve Ahlers
David Bartholomew, Open your spreadsheet to the tab you want to print (export as PDF). Choose FORMAT. Choose PRINT RANGES. Choose EDIT...Define the range you want printed. Then Print (export to PDF). As a courtesy to you I have sent a copy of this to your email address. As a courtesy to