I just tried the new notebookbar. I had previously toggled formatting marks on, and wanted to turn them off again. I had a hard time finding the placement of this setting.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open the 'View' tab
2. Look for 'Toggle formatting marks'
The setting is not there (it's on the home bar).
Under 'View' I expected a section to control visibility of different things, including formatting marks.
User Profile Reset: No
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Fedora; Linux x86_64; rv:54.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/54.0
It comes to us from the Standard toolbar--most of the Home items do.
Don't think there is much need to move it to the View tab--although I understand the confusion.
We have different incarnations of the Notebookbar, which one is it where you miss the formatting marks? In case of Contextual Groups it has been done intentionally. The goal was to create a very clean Notebookbar with only basic function. Access to formatting marks would be in the View menu or toggled with the shortcut ctrl+F10.
> We have different incarnations of the Notebookbar, which one is it where you miss the formatting marks?
This is for the tabbed layout. I didn't realize there were others until now.
> It comes to us from the Standard toolbar--most of the Home items do.
On my version of Libreoffice (Build ID: 188.8.131.52-6.fc26), `[ ] Formatting marks` is in the View drop-down menu. That's probably why I expected it in the View tab.
@Jay, the tabbed variant is yours. Either fix the issue or close this ticket.
With the usage of the button, i wouldnt move it from its current location to the View tab and ideally we shouldnt place it in more than one place, but if there is a good argument why it should be in both places, i'd be open to hear it.
Some confusion may arise if a user expects the View tab to have everything in the View menu, which i doubt it will, but users used to the MS Ribbon wont get confused.
Setting to NEEDINFO so Stephen or others can provide a reasonable reason why it should be moved other than it being in the View menu.
Dear Bug Submitter,
This bug has been in NEEDINFO status with no change for at least
6 months. Please provide the requested information as soon as
possible and mark the bug as UNCONFIRMED. Due to regular bug
tracker maintenance, if the bug is still in NEEDINFO status with
no change in 30 days the QA team will close the bug as INSUFFICIENTDATA
due to lack of needed information.
For more information about our NEEDINFO policy please read the
wiki located here:
If you have already provided the requested information, please
mark the bug as UNCONFIRMED so that the QA team knows that the
bug is ready to be confirmed.
Thank you for helping us make LibreOffice even better for everyone!
Dear Bug Submitter,
Please read this message in its entirety before proceeding.
Your bug report is being closed as INSUFFICIENTDATA due to inactivity and
a lack of information which is needed in order to accurately
reproduce and confirm the problem. We encourage you to retest
your bug against the latest release. If the issue is still
present in the latest stable release, we need the following
information (please ignore any that you've already provided):
a) Provide details of your system including your operating
system and the latest version of LibreOffice that you have
confirmed the bug to be present
b) Provide easy to reproduce steps – the simpler the better
c) Provide any test case(s) which will help us confirm the problem
d) Provide screenshots of the problem if you think it might help
e) Read all comments and provide any requested information
Once all of this is done, please set the bug back to UNCONFIRMED
and we will attempt to reproduce the issue. Please do not:
a) respond via email
b) update the version field in the bug or any of the other details
on the top section of our bug tracker