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How to save table cell's background colour and styles of border line (OO.Org Writer)?

What I want I want to reuse table format by styles, but only table's text format is saved. How I try to do it How I save table style: I select cells styles and formatting > new style from ...
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Numbering to the right end of page

How can I put the content (like formula, figure) numering to the right edge of the page? I've seen it in many places, but can't seem to find how to do this the right way in OpenOffice.org writer. ...
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How can I split a formula into multiple lines in OpenOffice calc?

I have this simple formula: =CONCATENATE("foo";"bar") which renders foobar on the cell. How can I lay this formula in multiple lines in the same cell? I'd like to be able to do something like the ...
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652 views

How to reformat text ignoring explicit line breaks in OpenOffice?

Quite often I find myself inserting text files in OpenOffice Writer documents, then spending inordinate amounts of time reformatting the result. The problem is that those text files contain newlines, ...
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653 views

Copying / applying styles by keyboard shortcut in Open Office - similar to Format Paintbrush?

I would like to achieve a similar effect of using the Format Paintbrush without having to actually press the button each time. Is it possible to select the Format Paintbrush Tool by keyboard ...
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Switching off the automatic insertion of links and Wikipedia references in Writer

Whenever I try and insert pure text into OpenOffice.org Writer it replaces the text with Wikipedia links and references. I can't find where I to switch of this annoying feature. (I have already ...
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How do I convert a plaintext file to OpenOffice document, so that tabs become indents?

How do I convert (or paste) a plaintext file to OpenOffice document, so that tabs become indents? Currently, dynamically wrapped long lines which start with a tab are only indented (by that tab) ...
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OpenOffice.org Outline Numbering Default

In OpenOffice.org, the default option under Tools->Outline Numbering->Paragraph Style is listed as "Heading 1". I want it to be "Block Title #1" for cross compatibility with Microsoft Word. There is a ...