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How to copy drawing from LibreOffice Draw to MS Word?

What is the best way to copy a drawing (complete document) from LibreOffice Draw into an MS Word document (using MS Word) on Windows? A "naive" copy&paste form Draw to Word gives next to useless ...
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libreoffice draw: Edit properties of several objects at once

I have several boxes in a row and would just like to edit their properties all at once. For example their top offset or make their size the same. For their adjustment to same vertical position there ...
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Export from Libreoffice Draw to PDF with autocrop?

In Libreoffice Draw when using File → Export and choosing an image format, notably when using EPS to preserve the vector character of the figure, there is a checkbox "selection" which causes the ...
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How to draw a self-reference connector in OpenOffice Draw

When using a curved connector, it seems that it were unable to draw a curved ellipse/circle from a given endpoint back upon itself - with the purpose of representing a self-reference (/repeated state ...
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LibreOffice Draw: text on a connector

In LibreOffice Draw, I have some connectors connecting boxes, and I have put text on the connectors. The connector line goes through the text. Is there any way to have the connector line disappear ...
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How to change size of embedded openoffice/libreoffice draw object in ms word document?

I am using MS Office 2010 and LibreOffice 4.1.0.4. I wanted to embed a few draw diagrams in my Word document (copy pasting from LibreOffice Draw into MS Word is not an option for me because I want to ...
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Move single point with keyboard in OpenOffice/LibreOffice Draw

Consider a polygon, which has points. How can I move an individual point, with arrow keys of the keyboard, but not with mouse? I tried to select a single point and to move it by pressing arrow key, ...
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LibreOffice Draw Custom Galleries?

I'm working with LibreOffice Draw as an alternative to Visio. One of the things I'd like to do is to setup custom galleries with shapes that I've created. On my personal workstation this is easy ...
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How do I add extra arbitrary connectors to a rectangle in LibreOffice Draw?

If I create two rectangles and then use a connector to link between them, the only choice is between the middle point on the four sides. I need to be able to create extra connection points at ...
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Libre Office trying to save as PDF

I'm using LibreOffice and have opened a PDF in Draw. It is a form for customers to fill in, and I want them to be able to fill in via there PDF reader, then save and send back to me. However when I ...
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How do I set the default page orientation for LibreOffice Draw?

Every time I start a new document in LibreOffice Draw, I have to change the orientation to landscape. I can't find anything in the options about making this the default. How do I change the default ...
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Free panning/scrolling on LibreOffice Draw

LibreOffice Draw allows me to scroll vertically or horizontally using my mouse as follows: Scroll Wheel: Scroll vertically Shift + Scroll Wheel: Scroll horizontally My question is: Is there any way ...
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Changing the page layout and canvas size in LibreOffice Draw

This is probably a simple question, but I don't can't find how to change the page layout (e.g. horizontal vs vertical) or the canvas size in LibreOffice Draw. Is this possible at all?
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Copy all text in a LibreOffice Draw drawing

I have a large flowchart, created in LibreOffice Draw (3.3.1), that I would like to copy all of the text from. I do not need, nor care about the order or structure, I just need all of the text from ...