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From "VA" <cuyfa...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: style list box
Date Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:50:46 GMT
Okay, I put in my user information, and now it acts the way Larry said. It 
saves any style list setting *other* than "hierarchical." This was done on 
my Win7 setup. I'll try it next on my Ubuntu install to see if there is any 
difference.

Virgil

-----Original Message----- 
From: Rory O'Farrell
Sent: Thursday, November 29, 2012 7:30 AM
To: users@openoffice.apache.org
Subject: Re: Fwd: style list box

On Thu, 29 Nov 2012 07:04:48 -0500
Dan Lewis <elderdanlewis@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 11/28/2012 08:59 PM, VA wrote:
> > On 11/28/2012 08:48 PM, tj wrote:
> >> On 11/28/2012 20:10, VA wrote:
> >>> I should have added that I am using AOO 3.4.1 on Win7.
> >>>
> >>> I have a dual boot system with a Wubi Ubuntu Install. I also have AOO
> >>> 3.4.1 installed on the Ubuntu side of things. When I load a document 
> >>> in
> >>> Writer in the Ubuntu system, the F11 Style List box defaults to "All
> >>> styles." Again, I would prefer "Hierarchical."
> >>>
> >>> Virgil
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> -------- Original Message --------
> >>> Subject:     style list box
> >>> Date:     Wed, 28 Nov 2012 19:56:37 -0500
> >>> From:     VA <cuyfalls@hotmail.com>
> >>> Reply-To:     users@openoffice.apache.org
> >>> To:     <users@openoffice.apache.org>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> When using Writer, if I open the paragraph style list box (f11), it
> >>> defaults
> >>> to displaying the "Applied Styles." I would like it to default to
> >>> "Hierarchical."
> >>>
> >>> Does anyone know how I can make it default to "hierarchical"?
> >>>
> >>> Virgil
> >>>
> >> Hi, Virgil,
> >>
> >> AFAIK, that list box stays set to whatever you last chose, even
> >> across sessions. I'm running 3.3 and 3.4.0 on WV, and use almost
> >> nothing but "custom styles", which is what always comes up.
> >>
> >> HTH,
> >>
> >> /tj/
> >>
> > I wish it worked that way with mine. With mine, no matter how I have
> > it set when I close or even open a new file, it always comes up "All
> > styles" in my Ubuntu system and "Applied styles" in my Win7 system. It
> > ignores how I had it set when I closed the program.
> >
> > Virgil
>       Tools -> Options -> OpenOffice.org -> User Data. Fill in your name
> as a minimum. This defines who is opening AOO and seems to set his/her
> preferences including how F11 opens.
>
> --Dan

This recommendation from Dan has one other useful side effect; an OpenOffice 
file (.odf format) opens now at the last position for that user.

-- 
Rory O'Farrell <ofarrwrk@iol.ie>

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