Bug 121584 - Ctrl+LShift, Ctrl+RShift not setting direction in comments
Summary: Ctrl+LShift, Ctrl+RShift not setting direction in comments
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
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Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium minor
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Blocks: RTL-CTL
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Reported: 2018-11-21 12:50 UTC by Eyal Rozenberg
Modified: 2019-01-23 18:11 UTC (History)
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Description Eyal Rozenberg 2018-11-21 12:50:24 UTC
When editing a comment (in an off-page balloon), it is possible to manually set its direction to LTR or RTL, using the toolbar. However, it is _not_ possible to set it using the keyboard shortcuts Ctrl+LShift and Ctrl+RShift, which usually switch direction (and work when editing text on the page proper).

I'm guessing somebody just forgot to enable these somewhere.

A possibly-related issue: bug 114733.

Tested with:
Version: 6.2.0.0.beta1
Build ID: d1b41307be3f8c19fe6f1938cf056e7ff1eb1d18
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.9; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: en-US (en_IL); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded

but seen at least as early as 5.6.x versions and probably much earlier still.
Comment 1 Durgapriyanka 2018-11-21 17:29:32 UTC
I can confirm that the bug is present.

Version: 6.0.6.2
Build ID: 0c292870b25a325b5ed35f6b45599d2ea4458e77
CPU threads: 2; OS: Windows 6.1; UI render: default; 
Locale: en-US (en_US); Calc: group
Comment 2 Eyal Rozenberg 2018-11-21 20:25:13 UTC
(In reply to Durgapriyanka from comment #1)
> I can confirm that the bug is present.

Confirming as per Durgapriyanka's comment.
Comment 3 Buovjaga 2019-01-23 18:11:12 UTC
Repro with 3.3.0 on Win 10.