Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-08 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Wed, 8 Jan 2014 09:11:38 -0500 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 2:32 PM, Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie wrote: I've added your suggestion Roband Steve Ahlers to a draft document. I'll wait in case of more input and then we can consider a short questionaire and

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:53 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Sadly, quite nothing to do, see: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6t=17677 where you'll see that I've recorded more than 150 occurrences of this problem. And there were 368 reported UFO sightings

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 05 Jan 2014 17:07:27 +0100 Josef Latt josef.l...@gmx.net wrote: Am 05.01.2014 15:06, schrieb Hagar Delest: The power shortage is clearly a root cause. Perhaps we need an old disk to test what happens when we pull the plug during a save operation. Whats about the

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rima Schulkind
Despite my fear of being considered too dumb to use OO, here's my experience: when a document I was working on (just trying to insert a line by hitting return between two lines) suddenly became all hashtag gibberish - as then did all my stored OO files - I reinstalled OO. And all was well.

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 5 Jan 2014 16:12:20 + Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie wrote: On Sun, 05 Jan 2014 17:07:27 +0100 Josef Latt josef.l...@gmx.net wrote: Am 05.01.2014 15:06, schrieb Hagar Delest: The power shortage is clearly a root cause. Perhaps we need an old disk to test what

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:05:25 -0500 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Sat, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:53 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Sadly, quite nothing to do, see: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6t=17677 where you'll see that I've recorded more than

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread James
I have never encountered any such problem with OO. I am running Open Office 4.1 under windows 8.1 on a Hewlett Packard HP p2-1334 desk top. Jim Lambert -Original Message- From: Rory O'Farrell Sent: Sunday, January 5, 2014 10:35 AM To: users@openoffice.apache.org Subject: Re: All essay

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 12:35 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Le 05/01/2014 17:05, Rob Weir a écrit : It would be great to ask for information like this whenever someone reports this kind of problem. 150 reports without this detail are useless. But even 10 reports with this

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
I've clipped the previous messages as this posting doesn't depend on them. Rob suggests the following queries be put to Hashtag/file loss posters. I've added some choices to the file save destinations. Are there other questions that should be asked? Once we reach agreement on the questions I'm

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
I've added your suggestion Roband Steve Ahlers to a draft document. I'll wait in case of more input and then we can consider a short questionaire and revise the wording. -- Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie - To unsubscribe,

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Hagar Delest
Top posting. OK, you win. I'm fed up with this kind of discussion, so last post in this discussion. I won't ask your questions because when we ask even a basic one, very often we get no reply (I guess that frustration is for something). After almost 8 years supporting users in forums, I think

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Keith N. McKenna
: Re: All essay text turned to hashtags Maybe, I'm an anomaly here, but I've never had any of these issues at all. Generally, I work on a MacBook Air with the current up to date OS. I do also create PDFs so that I can work on documents on my iPhone in Pages. Using the iPhone is usefully

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-04 Thread Dave Barton
Copy to Natalie - Non-Subscribed Poster Original Message From: John Meyer johnme...@pueblocomputing.com To: users@openoffice.apache.org Date: Sat, 04 Jan 2014 07:33:50 -0700 On 1/4/2014 6:04 AM, natalie guttridge wrote: Please help My daughter has written a 2000 word essay.

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-04 Thread TN Patriot
On Sat, 4 Jan 2014 22:59:31 -0500 Anthony J. Rudgers anthonyrudg...@att.net wrote: Greetings All! The present hashtag problem is is symptomatic of the entire OO software suite. An ordinary user of OO, doing ordinary things w/ a word processor or other office-suite software, suddenly gets

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-04 Thread Gary Frost
I don't get it either. I've never had any of these problems during years of use. Sent from my iPhone On Jan 4, 2014, at 10:07 PM, TN Patriot irgu...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, 4 Jan 2014 22:59:31 -0500 Anthony J. Rudgers anthonyrudg...@att.net wrote: Greetings All! The present hashtag