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Bug 117445 - Impress notes do not save 'tab' space as space. Periods do not attach to words.
Summary: Impress notes do not save 'tab' space as space. Periods do not attach to words.
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.3.0 release
Hardware: All All
: medium minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Slide-Show
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Reported: 2018-05-05 19:35 UTC by cgyerkes
Modified: 2019-12-06 18:48 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description cgyerkes 2018-05-05 19:35:31 UTC
When creating notes 'tabbing' does not create a space in the final note and a period does not attach itself to the preceding word and can be alone on a separate line.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Type a note with a tab
2.view slide show

Actual Results:  
the items after the tab become part of the text before the tab.

Expected Results:
the tab adds space you see on the creation screen is not in the slide show

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: Yes

OpenGL enabled: Yes

Additional Info:

User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/65.0.3325.181 Safari/537.36 OPR/52.0.2871.99
Comment 1 Regina Henschel 2018-05-06 13:46:51 UTC
When converting to plain text, the tab should be shown as space. There exist a similar report regarding line breaks in bug 99182.

As intermediate solution, fixing this bug is OK. But in the long term the presenter console should use formatted text, see request bug 47825.
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