When I had the issue with the duplexing on one printer, it seemed that
everyone who was "helping" must have been on Windows, since they did not
know what I was talking about with the "extra" dialog check box. Why it
is listed in the Linux [Ubuntu 10.04LTS and 12.04LTS for me back then]
and not in the Windows installs, I was never given a good answer. I was
told that "it was just needed for Linux and not for Windows". Then the
fact that for some printers the check box needed to be checked, while
other did not, tended to make the issue a little worse to figure out.
On 07/31/2013 06:21 AM, Andrew Brown wrote:
OK, you are correct in that there is an extra dialogue box for the
Linux version of LO, in my case LO 184.108.40.206 running under Ubuntu 130.04
Raring Ringtail. See the screenshots below now from Linux. If others
want to see this then I will make an entry on Nabble.
The print settings seem the same except for the extra tick box to do
"PDF as Standard Print Job Format"
On 31/07/2013 09:56 AM, Andrew Brown wrote:
As to my statement, here is a screenshot of the Windows version of LO
220.127.116.11. indicating the option to check "Use LiberOffice dialogues"
under "General". I'll look under my Linux (dual boot) to see what you
are referring to. You should see these screenshot, but it will be
stripped when forwarded onto the global mail.
Nothing under the "Print" section
On 30/07/2013 04:26 PM, Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote:
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:
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".
On 30/07/2013 02:11 AM, Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote:
On 07/29/2013 03:36 PM, sun shine wrote:
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
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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