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Hi :)
The "uses LibreOffice dialogues" is just in one place rather than being scattered around all over 
the place.  You set it for the entirety of LibreOffice, not on a per-function basis.  

Toolos - Options - General

Regards from
Tom :)  

From: Kracked_P_P---webmaster <>
Sent: Tuesday, 30 July 2013, 15:26
Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Printing specific pages in 4.1 writer

Last time I checked, Windows version did not have the --- "Use 
LibreOffice dialogs" in the "Print dialogs" section.

I do not think the Print dialogs would be, or should be, listed under 
open/save dialogs section.  That would not make sense.   Are you saying 
the "print dialogs" check box is actually listed in that section of the 
"General" dialog box?

Well, I have not installed 4.1 yet, but the "Print dialogs" option was 
shown on the DEB 64-bit version [Ubuntu 12.04 and 13.04 installed] and 
not on the Windows version [Win7 professional and home premium installed]

When I was having all my issues with my printer[s] not duplexing 
correctly, it seemed that most of the people who tried to help were 
Windows users.  None of the even suggested the "print dialog" 
check/uncheck option.  After a few weeks, I just started experimenting 
and found that checking the "print dialogs" option would make the Epson 
Artisan 810 printer duplex correctly.  The HP Laserjet 2300dn duplexing 
worked either way.  Now that I have a Cannon MG6220 to replace the 
Epson, I have not unchecked that box to see if the duplexing still worked.

On 07/30/2013 03:05 AM, Andrew Brown wrote:
Hi Kracked_P_P

One correction, your last statement, the option to check "Use 
LiberOffice dialogues" is available for Windows users under the same 
"Tools / Options / LibreOffice / General". In this part of the 
"General" settings it's under the heading "Open/Save dialogues".


Andrew Brown

On 30/07/2013 02:11 AM, Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote:
On 07/29/2013 03:36 PM, sun shine wrote:
Hello list

On a Debian like system (Mint 14), my newly installed 32-bit 
LibO-4.1. is creating a bit of problems for me. This latest issue is 
trying to print specific pages within a Writer document: the print 
dialog box does not allow editing the specific pages text box. In 
order to make this work - i.e. to select the pages I wanted - I 
closed LibO4.1. and re-opened it, then it worked.

Anybody else experienced this?

I've had two relatively minor issues with Writer LibO-4.1 
(password-related and the page selection for printing mentioned 
here) which don't really inspire confidence as these are features 
that have been preserved since the OOo days ... so not at all sure 
why they don't work as expected with the 4.1 release.

Anyway, will continue to test 4.1 for a while, but am inclined to 
roll back to 4.0.4 for doing work at this point.


I do not use Mint due to printer issues.  The biggest one wasthatit 
would not recognizeor even find it on my network my main network 
color printer that Ubuntu has not problems finding/using. But it 
would see it via a USB cable.  I had other printer/driver issues for 
it to print "properly" on the other printers on my network.

You are running 32-bit Mint 14?  Mate or Cinnamon desktop?
You removed the previously installed version of LO, correct?

Did you have any problems with 4.0.4 printing page selections?

In Tools / Options / LibreOffice / General
have you checked "Use LibreOffice dialogs" in the "Print dialogs" 

Check it if not.  If already checked [which I used for Ubuntu 
12.04LTS] then un-check it.  See if that changes anything.  This 
option does not show up with the Windows users, so they would not 
know this.  I had to check it to get one of my printers to duplex 
properly.  I am told others need to have it unchecked for their 

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