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Andrew Pitonyak schrieb am 11.02.2021 um 20:06:

This might seem obvious, but:

1. What document type?


2. What is a "custom" shape? Do you mean


Not that I have never used Cutom Shapes in any way in LibreOffice, but i have written a Macro at 
least once. :-)

I have written code that adds things such as lines (and other shapes) into documents.

I might have looked at something in LO that allows me to have a bunch of shapes. On my computer, I 

View > Gallery

Too open it. From there it looks like I can drag objects out of the "gallery" and onto a document.

That makes a kind of copy&paste. I need an object newly created with the mouse.

When you click on a shape icon in the toolbar and then click and drag with the mouse to create the shape, then the created custom shape is on a wrong layer. You notice in the "Drawing object properties"-toolbar, that both "To Foreground" and "To Background" are enabled. "To Foreground" should not be enabled, because when you create a custom shape with the mouse, you are working already in the "Foreground". I have a patch for it, but struggle with the unit test.

Kind regards

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