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Converting OpenOffice Impress presentation to video without screen recording

how can I convert OO Impress presentation to video without setting up screen recording? The goal is to have a server that produces a MPEG stream with the presentation. I want to avoid screen recording ...
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cannot Undo in OpenOffice Impress 4.1.1

I'm using OpenOffice Impress 4.1.1 on Windows 8.1 (64 bits) I cannot undo either by clicking on the menu or using ctrl+Z. The Undo menu is enabled and show the last action. But when I clicked it, ...
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How can I get the text of notes in a ppt file via unoconv?

I would like to get text of notes for individual slides in PPT to easily accessible format in my linux machine(Ubuntu 12.04). My goal is to convert PPT slides to image files with meta data, notes as ...
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How to embed formulas in a line of text using OpenOffice Impress?

I want to create a presentation in Impress and need to embed a formula in text. I only found very old forum posts (over five years old), which said it is not possible. Has this changed by now? How ...
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How to change bullets color in OpenOffice Impress?

I had some presentation with black text with black bullets. Then I put text on dark background and made it white. Bullets remain black. How to make them white too?
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Remap keyboard input in OpenOffice to perform things like “Quit”

I'm using a Logitech R400 2.4 GHz Wireless Presenter, seen by the OS as a standard USB keyboard that has 4 buttons (page up, page down, f5, and 'v') and I need to remap specific keys to certain ...
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Is there a way to view a slideshow with OpenOffice Impress with a video embedded beneath the slide content?

I have a video clip I want to add slideshow content in order to gussy it up before producing it, but when I add the clip to OpenOffice.org's Impress software, the video always plays on top of all the ...
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how to show a presentation on two monitors in LibreOffice?

On the Microsoft PowerPoint I can show presentation where on first monitor I see notes, on second - Presentation. How do it in LibreOffice? (ubuntu)
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Remotely control Powerpoint/OpenOffice Impress over network

I need to remotely control a Microsoft Powerpoint or OpenOffice.org Impress presentation over the network. I am having a presentation running and I won't have physical access (and I cannot use an IR ...
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how to add pdfs from R to an openoffice presentation?

I am using R to produce plots in pdf format, which I believe contain SVG information inside. I would like to use the same pdf files for my OpenOffice presentation (LibreOffice 3.3.4, OOO330m19 ...
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How do I apply a presentation style in OpenOffice impress?

I'm working from a template someone else provided for me. In the "Styles and Formatting" window are a number of useful styles such as "Outline 1", "Outline 2", etc. If I click in a piece of text in ...
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How to decrease indent in openoffice impress?

I have created several nested indents on one slide, and then I want to create a bullet back at one of the higher levels. But if I just backspace, it deletes the line. How can I decrease indent? ...
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OpenOffice/LibreOffice Impress messing up master slides when saving in native (ODP) format

I want to have several master slides in my presentation so I created them in View ► Master ► Slide Master. The background images of my master slides are different (I added the images to each master ...
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page-specific bullets in openoffice impress

I need to switch the bullets in an openoffice impress slideshow. In one page I need the "normal" round ball, in another I need a check sign, in another I need the x sign. What I do is select the list ...
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Text Formatting toolbar continuously disappears in Impress (open office)

This is a very weird and annoying problem. Not sure if it's a bug or a "feature" I'm using OpenOffice 3.2 (within Ubuntu 10.04). The Text Formatting toolbars disappear in many circumstances, e.g. ...
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How do I view the total time of OOo Impress' Rehearse Timings?

I've rehearsed a talk using OpenOffice.org Impress, and I want to know the total time taken. How can I do this?
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How to find a linked file in OpenOffice?

My system died several months ago. I had enough warning to back up the hard drive, though. Now I'm digging through the backup trying to pull out a few files. One of them is an old OpenOffice ...
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preview next slide in openoffice presentation?

is there away to show the next slide coming up and the current one on the laptop but only have the current one displaying on the projector?
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Transferring slides from one computer to another and the images are lost

I used OpenOffice Impress to make some slides for a presentation and when I try to transfer the slides to another computer the images are lost, with text displayed in their place describing the ...
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OOo Display bullet points one at a time

How can I set up slides in my Open Office presentation to display bullet points one at a time? In this case I want to apply this to all bullet points in all slides but I don't mind adding it one text ...
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Looking Linux command line with openoffice to convert powerpoint to picture slideshow webpages

If I do it manually via GUI, I can convert it to 1024x768 resolution. Is there anyway to convert them to 1920x1080 resolution?
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Is there a way to change the background of a slide in OpenOffice.org Impress using hexadecimal values?

So far I've only found a way to change the background color by right-clicking the slide and going to Slide > Page Setup > Background > Color, but it only shows a fixed selection of colors, like this: ...