There may be 3 things to consider here.
1. With the computer (Libre Office) the paragraph can have space
attached before or after or both that looks like a blank line. Right
click in the test and click on Paragraph.... and in the indents and
spacing tab this can be adjusted.
2. A normal press of enter starts a new paragraph on a new line, this
will add any spacing from above.
3. Pressing shift+enter will move the cursor to the beginning of a new
line but still being within the same paragraph and this doesn't
introduce the spacing mentioned in 1.
On 2015-07-02 08:41, anne-ology wrote:
That's one of the differences between these machines & the
when you're typing, the machine knows when you've reached the
end of the line and automatically 'wraps' to the next line.
[before starting to type - or at any time - you just set the
margins and these machines 'know' what's what ;-)]
If you wish to start a new paragraph, you then either hit 'enter';
(if you wish a blank line left between paragraphs)
or click the 'tab' key to indent a set amount of spaces;
[the tab can be set to any amount you desire]
or you could just hit the space key a certain number of times
Hoping this helps,
From: dworldjumper <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 6:10 PM
Subject: [libreoffice-users] Editing new line when pressing enter
I am an old fashioned guy that remembers the days when typewriters were
used on a regular basis. I want to know how to get to a new line w/press
enter w/out getting another one added on as well. I have also discovered
that if I copy and paste an amount of text from another source it will keep
the extra line adding feature into my document I am currently working on.
The only way I have found how to remove it is just type all the stuff I want
new added instead of copying it from somewhere else. Is there an easier way
to do this? Thanks for any help you can give. dworldjumper
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