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inserting page number in Libreoffice [duplicate]

I have created a document in Libreoffice Writer and would like to insert page numbers in the document. I am trying to manually insert the page numbers at each footer. But once i insert a desired page ...
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A functioning British spelling for libreoffice?

By default, British dictionary corrects words such as color with colour and theater with theatre. But it does not recognise wrong spelling with z's and s's (recognize vs recognise). I followed this, ...
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Is there any eraser button in libreoffice

I know this looks like an idiotic questions. But I need to know. Before shifting to Ubuntu in Microsoft word theres a eraser button in doc menu which I used several times. But in Ubuntu libreoffice I ...
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How to import a pdf in libreoffice? under ubuntu, all pages are blank

I have some .pdf generated by a scanner, that I want to import in LibreOffice and do some small editing. The PDF has only one object per page, a page-size image. If I open it in LibreOffice under ...
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LibreOffice crashes (or hangs) 12.10 and 13.04 [closed]

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 several months ago, but LibreOffice was entirely unusable. Whenever I opened a document, spreadsheet, etc. it would crash or hang the desktop. I waited for Ubuntu 13.04, ...
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Having multiple <family> in <alias> isn't supported and may not works as expected

Fontconfig warning: "/usr/lib/libreoffice/share/fonts/truetype/fc_local.conf", line 13: Having multiple <family> in <alias> isn't supported and may not works as expected I run my script ...
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How do I get LibreOffice to make titles for columns such that as I scroll down I see the titles instead of “A,B,C,…” for columns?

By instead of "A,B,C,..." I mean the column letters you see in this screenshot: I am using LibreOffice 4.0.2 that I installed from the tarball of debian packages that I downloaded from the ...
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LibreOffice Writer 4 theme problem

After upgrade to Ubuntu 12.10 writer disappeared so I installed it via software center but now my Writer look like this: How to revert to default theme so it looks exact like rest of system. I'm ...
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How to resize table heights in LibreOffice Writer?

I'm trying to edit a table in LibreOffice Writer so that the rows are each their own designated and precise height. I've managed that for the columns by going to Table > Table Properties... then ...
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LibreOffice 4.0's menu bar is not integrated with Unity

One of the most interesting features of the new LibreOffice 4 is the direct compatibility with Unity's menu bar and HUD. So I've just installed this wonderful new release. Everything works fine... ...
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When is LibreOffice 4.0 coming to Ubuntu 12.10 as an update? [duplicate]

Is LibreOffice 4.0 coming to Ubuntu 12.10 as an update? If so when? There is no Deb package to upgrade that one can just double click to install LO 4.0. The present instructions given on some ...
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Libreoffice does not detect Java on fresh install of 12.10: how to make it work?

I can't use some features of Libreoffice (some extensions, macros) because my Java runtime environment (openJdk-6) is not recognized in my system (see [screenshot] When launching LibreOffice from ...
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How can I insert an APA style bibliography in a document using LibreOffice?

I'm a college student and my teachers ask me to insert APA bibliographies in all of my works. I haven't found any site which has a clear explanation. I've seen this video: ...
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How do you get LibreOffice Calc to make sorted tables?

Now by sorted tables I should clarify. I'd like LibreOffice calc to create tables with the same functionalities as those formed in Microsoft Excel 2007/2010 when the table data is selected and ctrl+T ...
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Can't open LibreOffice

I can't open LibreOffice anymore, neither Writer nor Calc. If I try it from the launcher, the icons flash a few times and then stop. The LibreOffice start window emerges for about one second and ...
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Libreoffice closes multiple windows

I am working with multiple documents in LibreOffice, all are open in separate windows. when I click the exit button, or go to the file menu clicking on "quit", ALL windows close, not just the one I ...
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What causes these error messages when trying to open LibreOffice Writer?

After reinstalling Ubuntu 12.10 (due to a boot problem), each time I open LibreOffice Writer [Version 3.6.2.2 (Build ID: 360m1(Build:2))], two error messages pop up, both stating error loading BASIC ...
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How do I insert page numbers in Libreoffice? Microsoft-Office style

I have fully switched from Ms Office suite to LibreOffice however one thing I really miss about office is how it handled page numbering. All I had to do was just click on the insert bar and simply ...
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Scrolling and display problem (bug?) in LibreOffice 3.6 and above [closed]

This problem started with a new version of LibreOffice, 3.6.2.2. (the one with the new green splash screen instead of the old white one) and continued up to the latest 4.x versions. My documents are ...
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1answer
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How to resolve package conflicts installing LibreOffice 3.6.4?

The latest release of LibreOffice is 3.6.4, however only 3.6.2 is available in the software centre. I have installed the file available at ...
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1answer
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LibreOffice doesn't work in 12.10? [closed]

I installed Xubuntu 12.10 (clean install), but prefer LibreOffice over AbiWord. So... I installed these packages in this order (sudo apt-get install xxx) openjdk-7-jdk -- because I want to do some ...
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Export All slides in Libreoffice Impress to PDF

I am writing a script that could take any type of presentation and export the slides to a PDF, but if any of the slides are hidden they are not exported to the PDF. Is it possible to export all the ...
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Install Libreoffice SDK in 12.10

How can I install the libreoffice SDK in Ubuntu 12.10? Is it available in the repositories already or do I have to manually install it, if so how and what prerequisites are needed to install it as I ...
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1answer
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Libreoffice is losing the title of my doc files

I am using Libreoffice Writer 3.6.2.2 with Ubuntu 12.10 amd64, nothing special, just the standard libreoffice that comes from the standard download of 12.10 amd64 from ubuntu.com. Each time I open a ...
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LibreOffice menu bar doesn't function [closed]

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 and LibreOffice in this OS doesn't work correctly. Any time I click something from the menu bar (e.g. File -> Print or Save As), nothing happens. It looks like ...
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LibreOffice doesn't work with HUD in 12.10 [closed]

After upgrading to Ubuntu 12.10 HUD in LibreOffice stopped to work and it searches in panel indicator instead. After running command unity --repalce everything works fine, but it is really annoying to ...
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Hebrew points-letters are misplaced in added font after putting the points (voweling). image inside [closed]

I've added fonts to ubuntu 12.10 Beta 2 (with .fonts folder in "home"). I can use the fonts, but, while putting points (voweling in Hebrew), the letters get messed up. Here is a photo-the words in ...
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Why can't I use the HUD with libreoffice in Ubuntu 12.10? [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 with the latest updates installed, and the global menu works in LibreOffice, even if it is a bit buggy. However, I can not use the HUD with LibreOffice. No matter what I search ...
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How do I turn off global application support Libre Office? [closed]

I am using 12.10 and Libre Office has global menu support turned on by default. Since I use gnome-shell and not Unity, I can't find a way to turn off this "feature".
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How do I export customized Libreoffice config files?

Is this possible? I want to make my own config file for my customizations that I can apply whenever I reinstall my system. For example, Ubuntu's default font color is just stupid. I want it to be ...