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When changing the keyboard layout in Windows 7 hitting Alt+Shift, LibreOffice Writer also changes the language of the text that I enter. No matter what language is set-up for the document, style, or paragraph, it switches to the language that matches the keyboard layout. I haven't found an option to switch this feature off. Do you know where I can find it? And is there any at all?

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There's a bug report together with a discussion about this issue, dating from 2009. Since it's confirmed but still open, i fear that there's still no way to disable this behaviour. – tohuwawohu Apr 28 '12 at 7:08
Thanks for the link. Looks like the developers are rather ignorant of this problem. I assume the solution is to switch to MS Office. – Wolfgang Apr 28 '12 at 13:05
@Wolfgang seems a bit strong a reaction for one bug. Albeit that it is an annoying one. – icc97 Nov 10 '15 at 10:42

This issue has been fixed in Libre Office v4.0. From the Libre Office forum: Writer: document language changes with keyboard layout - how to remove this behavior?.

There is a new setting to ignore the input language:

Options - Language Settings - Ignore system input Language

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