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Re: [libreoffice-design] Line Spacing Button


Im for the one button being a drop down, iv been wanting this to be one
button for some time. to me the slider/button with a slider drop down
sounds like a bad idea.

On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 12:28 PM, Bhaavan Merchant <
bhaavanmerchant@gmail.com> wrote:

> So far, in LibreOffice, there are three buttons for line spacing. These are
> 1, 1.5, and 2.0 . However, I feel that since these are all performing
> similar task, and will never be used simultaneously, they need to be
> changed from their button form. Alternatives are, something like a drop
> down menu (like the one for font size), two-buttoned approach (Increase
> linespacing and decrease linespacing) or a slider bar which you can adjust
> to change the line spacing value.
>
> In my opinion, the slider menu will be most ideal.
>
> However, looking at the negatives, a slider menu occupies more space than
> buttons. For this, we could instead have a line spacing button, and on
> click, it reveals a vertical slider which can then be adjusted to set the
> linespacing.
>
> On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 2:31 AM, <design+help@global.libreoffice.org>
> wrote:
>
> > Topics (messages 3581 through 3585):
> >
> > [libreoffice-design] make proper design for T-shirt out of rough draft
> > 3581 - Cor Nouws <oolst@nouenoff.nl>
> >
> > [libreoffice-design] make proper design for T-shirt out of rough draft
> > 3582 - klaus-jürgen weghorn ol <ol@sophia-louise.de>
> >
> > [libreoffice-design] make proper design for T-shirt out of rough draft
> > 3583 - Cor Nouws <oolst@nouenoff.nl>
> >
> > [libreoffice-design] Larger Icons
> > 3584 - Tom Davies <tomdavies04@yahoo.co.uk>
> >
> > [libreoffice-design] Larger Icons
> > 3585 - "Stefan Knorr (Astron)" <heinzlesspam@googlemail.com>
> >
> >
> >
> > Hi *,
> >
> > There is an idea, rough draft, for a T-shirt print.
> > Anyone here that could help with making a proper design (suitable for the
> > printer) out of that?
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > --
> > - Cor
> > - http://nl.libreoffice.org
> >
> >
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> > Hi Cor,
> > Am 16.01.2012 12:09, schrieb Cor Nouws:
> >
> >> Hi *,
> >>
> >> There is an idea, rough draft, for a T-shirt print.
> >>
> >
> > Do you mean this draft:
> > http://wiki.**
> documentfoundation.org/User:**See#T-shirts:_LibreOffice_T-**
> > shirt_design<
> http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/User:See#T-shirts:_LibreOffice_T-shirt_design
> >
> >
> > or do you have a link?
> >
> > Anyone here that could help with making a proper design (suitable for
> >> the printer) out of that?
> >>
> >
> > Maybe you can tell the graphic's sizes.
> >
> > --
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> > k-j
> >
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> > Hi klaus-jürgen,
> >
> > klaus-jürgen weghorn ol wrote (16-01-12 12:34)
> >
> > Do you mean this draft:
> >> http://wiki.**
> documentfoundation.org/User:**See#T-shirts:_LibreOffice_T-*
> >> *shirt_design<
> http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/User:See#T-shirts:_LibreOffice_T-shirt_design
> >
> >>
> >
> > Ah, that looks great to me!
> >
> > or do you have a link?
> >>
> >
> > Ah yes, the rough draft I mentioned is here
> > http://wiki.**documentfoundation.org/File:**LibreOffice_TShirtIdea_**
> > cornouws.jpeg<
> http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/File:LibreOffice_TShirtIdea_cornouws.jpeg
> >
> > I put it on paper when there was no reply on the private marketing list.
> >
> > But I think the existing design looks great for brand recognition.
> >
> > Only problem will be with the production, since the print goes to the
> > sides of the shirt.
> > Will be expensive, and with different sizes, you'll need two print runs
> > (one for the background at the side and the other for the logo in the
> > centre).
> >
> > Ideas?
> >
> >
> > --
> > - Cor
> > - http://nl.libreoffice.org
> >
> >
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> > Hi :)
> > It is better to post different questions as new threads with an
> > appropriate subject-line.
> >
> > 1. Bullet Lists
> >
> > When your cursor is in a list there is usually a pop-up icon menu. If
> > you explore what the buttons do then i think you will find most things
> > except the re-order the list by criteria.
> >
> >
> > 2. Larger icon sets
> > For the part about using larger icons i have tried forwarding the email
> to
> > the Design Team. They probably already have some clever icon sets and
> some
> > pretty neat tricks for swapping out sets.
> >
> > 3. Removing all graphics
> > If you save the original as .Odt before converting to non-native formats
> > such as .Pdf or .Doc then there are often neat tricks. With .Odt and
> .DocX
> > you can re-name the file-ending to .Zip and then open with an archive
> > manager. Even without renaming the file-ending you can right-click and
> > choose an archive manager such as WinRar or WinZip or something. One of
> > the folders inside the archive contains the graphics.
> >
> > 4. Wish-list
> > Post each idea as a normal bug-report
> > http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/BugReport
> > Obviously not all the guidelines are relevant but it gives a rough idea
> of
> > some things you might want to include (or add as comments later). One of
> > the drop-downs gives an option like "feature request" or something.
> > Perhaps add "[wish-list]" into the subject-line?
> >
> > Regards from
> > Tom :)
> >
> >
> > --- On Mon, 16/1/12, Martin Lottner <martin.lottner@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > From: Martin Lottner <martin.lottner@gmail.com>
> > Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] question
> > To: users@global.libreoffice.org
> > Date: Monday, 16 January, 2012, 13:09
> >
> > Hi all,
> >
> > using Libre Office 3.4.4
> >
> > I was wondering if it was possible to create an easy in document list
> > manipulation.
> >
> > Setting: Several bullet points below each other. (also for numbered list)
> > Features:
> > a) Move the individual entries up and down the list (not the hierarchy
> > just the position) with a click.
> > b) Order the List according to different criteria.
> >
> > Secondly, I would like to have bigger Icons. Unfortunately the option
> > "big" and "small" for the icons has no effect on them whatsoever. I
> > also don't want to scale everything (as in the scale option) but just
> > the icons. If I understand it right, the scale option uses GPU power
> > all the time?
> >
> > So what would be great would be Icons that I can expand up to 80 x 80
> > pixels, without using the GPU and without modifiing other menu
> > components.
> >
> > Thirdly I was looking for a function that lists all the graphic
> > objects (lines, arrows, text-boxes, smilies etc.) with the possibility
> > to erase every object at once, or change the text-flow around each
> > object at once etc. I need it for example after converting pdfs to doc
> > and then erasing all the unneccesary graphics stuff.
> >
> > And fourth. Is this the right place to post such a wish-list or is
> > there a hierarchical sorted official wish-list somewhere around?
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > Martin
> >
> > 2012/1/16 Łukasz Janik <ljanik28@wp.pl>:
> > > W dniu 2012-01-16 11:46, Mirosław Zalewski pisze:
> > >>
> > >> On 16/01/2012 at 10:09, Łukasz Janik<ljanik28@wp.pl> wrote:
> > >>
> > >>> whether there is a chance for improvement in libre office writer,
> > >>> headers and footers, so that was outside of the document and not in
> the
> > >>> document? as in ms office.
> > >>
> > >> By "outside of the document", Łukasz means "on the margins". In MS
> Word
> > >> 2007
> > >> and newer you can place text in the header/footer that is on the
> margin.
> > >> Honestly, I can't decide if this is great idea or just stupid.
> > >>
> > >> Anyway, there has been some changes about headers and footers in LO
> 3.5:
> > >> <http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/ReleaseNotes/3.5#Writer>. Not
> sure
> > if
> > >> this
> > >> resolves Łukasz's issue, since I use only stable releases. There are
> > >> binary
> > >> for beta2 available and, according to release plan, rc1 should be
> > released
> > >> in
> > >> next seven days.
> > >
> > > Well, come see how libre office 3.5
> > >
> > > --
> > > Łukasz "Pikaczu" Janik
> > > GG: 1453844
> > >
> > > Pozdrawiam
> > >
> > >
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> > Hi Martin, Tom,
> >
> > Tom said this:
> > > 2. Larger icon sets
> > > For the part about using larger icons i have tried forwarding the email
> > to the Design Team. They probably already have some clever icon sets and
> > some pretty neat tricks for swapping out sets.
> >
> > Hm, this is a bug (and I know it is, but it would be neat if you could
> > research if it is already reported). The larger icons won't appear
> > unless you also choose a different theme. So, to get bigger Tango
> > icons, do the following: go to Tools, Options, View. Now choose Large
> > and then switch from e. g. "Tango (Automatic)" to "Tango" (or any
> > other option, "Galaxy"'s large icons for instance are slightly larger
> > than Tango's large size).
> >
> > Martin said that:
> > > So what would be great would be Icons that I can expand up to 80 x 80
> > > pixels, without using the GPU and without modifiing other menu
> > > components.
> >
> > LibreOffice has well over 4000 different icons, some of them
> > duplicates, some of them with odd names like "envvl_l.png" ("envelope
> > von links, large") arranged in folders with odd names. It also doesn't
> > support SVG icons. Currently, we have small 16*16 icons and large
> > 22*22/24*24/26*26 icons (varying by theme).
> > So, for now, there are no 80*80 px icons. I hope most of the will
> > change some time soon, though.
> > If you are more interested in icon themes, here's a pointer to a bug:
> > https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=30425 .
> >
> > About the other things, it would be great if you could add them as
> > bugs in Bugzilla (unless they exist, of course). Also, why not
> > subscribe to the design team list, if you're interested in making some
> > of your ideas into specs..?
> >
> > Regards,
> > Astron.
> >
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