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Re: [libreoffice-users] font formats


Thanks for helping. I am not a new user. I have been using Linux since 1994 or so and libreOffice or is predecessor for 15 years or so. I am very familiar with paragraph styles. This problem continues to beat me.

On January 10, 2020 3:32:58 PM UTC, Dan Lewis <elderdanlewis@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>On 1/9/20 11:39 PM, John Sweeney wrote:
>> I am using 6.3, vanilla ubuntu. I continue to have a lot of problems
>> getting the font of a paragraph to obey the paragraph style
>instruction,
>> instead it tends to default to a font called "Default paragraph font"
>or
>> something else and no amount of removal of direct formatting or using
>> ctrl-m helps. Anyone got any ideas?
>
>Your problem is obviously not direct formatting at all: it is with the
>style that has been applied to this paragraph. All you have to do is to
>
>change the font this style uses to get the font that you want.
>
>F11 will open the Styles dialog on the right side of LIbreOffice. Make
>sure that paragraph styles is selected (far left icon at the top).
>Select the offending paragraph. The style that controls the attributes
>of this paragraph is highlighted. Right click the style and select
>"Modify..." Click the Font tab and then select the font you want to use
>
>from the list. Close this dialog.
>
>I have been rather detailed because I am not sure you know how to
>change
>the properties of a style. I would also recommend (if you have not done
>
>so already) that you download the Styles chapter in the Getting Started
>
>Guide. The Writer Guide has one or two chapters on styles as well. It
>would be a good resource.
>
>Dan
>
>
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