Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free.

Why I can not copy formula from the input line in libreoffice so that I can use that in different file? I can select it but not copy it.

Thank you.

share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Ctrl+C can do the job.
this short cut is supported by the clipboard manager in gnome-settings-daemon.

share|improve this answer

LO doesn't provide a context menu in the formula input line, but all the actions from the "Edit" menu are available - among them "Copy", "Cut" and "Paste" with their corresponding shortcuts.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.