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I have an elaborately formatted table in OpenOffice Writer. Is there a way I can get the actual position or coordinates of any given cell, like where I click on the box and can see exactly how many inches the cursor is from the edge of the page?

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I think what you're trying to say is "How can I see how many inches from the margin are my table cells?"

In that case you can hover over the table with your mouse and watch the marks.

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It just says "Adjust Table Row." I can manually calculate by adding my margin space to what I can eyeball on the ruler, but it's not a very precise method - and with font sizes as small as I'm using, being off by .1 inch (or .24 cm) is obvious. –  Shane Sep 4 '10 at 6:58
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