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From Uwe Brauer <...@mat.ucm.es>
Subject Re: how to rotate a table
Date Mon, 21 Oct 2013 07:39:23 GMT
>> "Brian" == Brian Barker <b.m.barker@btinternet.com> writes:

   > At 21:54 20/10/2013 +0200, Uwe Brauer wrote:
   > Do you mean a table in a text (Writer) document?
Yes!

   > o Copy the table.
   > o Paste into a spreadsheet (Calc) document, but using Paste
   > Special... | Formatted text [RTF].
   > o Copy the table in the spreadsheet.
   > o Paste elsewhere in the spreadsheet, but using Paste Special... |
   > Options | Transpose.  (This is the trick, of course.)
   > o Cut and paste the first column of your transposed table to the
   >   right of your second.
   > o Copy the new table and paste back into your text document, but using
   > Paste Special... | Formatted text [RTF].

Ok, so it has to be done by *calc* I hoped there was some sort of macro
within writer, but seems not to be the case.

thanks

Uwe 

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