Bug 122718 - Sidebar Functions panel misses search like Function Wizard
Summary: Sidebar Functions panel misses search like Function Wizard
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Calc (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium enhancement
Assignee: Rafael Lima
Whiteboard: target:24.2.0 inReleaseNotes:24.2
Depends on:
Blocks: Sidebar-Functions 154994
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Reported: 2019-01-15 08:23 UTC by russell
Modified: 2023-09-19 22:29 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Enhancement: Sidebar Functions Search like Function Wizard (52.69 KB, image/jpeg)
2019-01-15 08:23 UTC, russell

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Description russell 2019-01-15 08:23:32 UTC
Created attachment 148323 [details]
Enhancement: Sidebar Functions Search like Function Wizard

Currently the Function Wizard's Function Tab has a search textbox. However, the Functions window that is docked in the sidebar does not. They both do the same thing and are similar, except the later is missing a very useful search option.

Please see the attached image which shows both windows side-by-side, as of
Comment 1 Cor Nouws 2019-01-15 21:09:53 UTC
I see the point.
Thanks for filing the report.
Comment 2 Rafael Lima 2023-07-25 20:57:53 UTC
This patch implements Search in the Functions sidebar:
Comment 3 Commit Notification 2023-09-15 11:26:02 UTC
Rafael Lima committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


tdf#122718 Add search functionality to the Functions sidebar

It will be available in 24.2.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
https://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/daily/ in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:

Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.
Comment 4 Stéphane Guillou (stragu) 2023-09-19 22:23:30 UTC
Verified in:

Version: (X86_64) / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: e472b5b557d2b43b41e488c83db2b188de499610
CPU threads: 8; OS: Linux 5.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3
Locale: en-AU (en_AU.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: threaded

Added to release notes: https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/index.php?title=ReleaseNotes%2F24.2&type=revision&diff=687111&oldid=684467

Thanks for the feature Rafael! :)