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Re: [libreoffice-users] Edit contour not working


On Thu, 11 Jun 2020 20:31:39 +0100
Brian Barker <b.m.barker@btinternet.com> dijo:

>At 21:06 10/06/2020 -0700, John Jason Jordan wrote:
>>I have a graphic on a page in Writer. [...] I have aligned it left
>>and set contour to wrap right so that the text will flow down on the
>>right of the graphic. This works, but the text is smashed into the
>>side of the graphic.
>
>If you go to the Wrap tab of the Image dialogue (Format | Image |
>Properties | Wrap or right-click | Properties | Wrap), do you not see
>Spacing? Increase Right to some suitable positive value.

Aha! A completely different way to solve the problem. The Edit Contour
option still does not work - can't select or do anything. But this
solution worked, and probably a lot easier than trying to edit the
contour. I had the Properties window open numerous times, but
completely missed the Wrap tab.

Thanks!

Also, in poking around I note that there is a new version of LO
available. I hate programs that come out with new versions every couple
of months. Instead of installing it I think I'm going to uninstall this
6.3.4.2 and install LO from the Ubuntu repositories. That won't get
updated so often.

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