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Re: [libreoffice-users] Bug selecting text using the API


On Sun, 20 Oct 2019 21:07:26 -0400, Andrew Douglas Pitonyak <andrew@pitonyak.org> wrote:

>
> Tested using LO 6.2.0.3 on Fedora Linux.
>
> I wanted to find all instances of Italic text using the API and select
> that text. I created a simple document with four areas that were Italic.
> I used the following macro and, although FindAll does return all italic
> text, it only selects the last three instances and not the first one.
>
>
> My example had two instances in normal text and two instances in a text
> table.
>
> If I have more than once instance, it ignores the first. If I have ONLY
> one instance of Italic text, it will select the text.
>
>
> Sub FindItalic_all
>   Dim oDescriptor  'The search descriptor
>   Dim oFound       'The found range
>   Dim SrchAttributes(0) as new com.sun.star.beans.PropertyValue
>
>   SrchAttributes(0).Name = "CharPosture"
>   SrchAttributes(0).Value =  com.sun.star.awt.FontSlant.ITALIC
> '  SrchAttributes(0).Name = "CharFontName"
> '  SrchAttributes(0).Value =  "Comic Sans MS"
>
>   oDescriptor = ThisComponent.createSearchDescriptor()
>   oDescriptor.SetSearchAttributes(SrchAttributes)
>
>   oFound = ThisComponent.findAll(oDescriptor)
>
> '  Dim i As Integer
> '  for i = 0 To oFound.Count - 1
> '    Print oFound.getByIndex(i).getString(i)
> '  Next
>   Thiscomponent.getCurrentController.select(oFound)
> End Sub
>


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