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Bug 126826 - Press Undo Spell Checking dialog has no effect in document
Summary: Press Undo Spell Checking dialog has no effect in document
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: UI (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Spell-Checking Undo-Redo
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Reported: 2019-08-11 16:13 UTC by Telesto
Modified: 2020-08-23 20:40 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

Example file (9.24 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2019-08-11 16:16 UTC, Telesto

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Description Telesto 2019-08-11 16:13:31 UTC
Press Undo Spell Checking dialog has no effect in document

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open the attached file
2. Press F7
3. Press correct
4. Press Undo -> Coulor reappears
5. Press Close. Still corrected word "Color"

Actual Results:
* Undo resets the spelling to 'coulor' but has no effect in document
* Undo has no effect on the suggestion list (disabled)

Expected Results:
The big question what Undo supposed to do in this case. This situation was not possible in LibreOffice The spell dialog would close after finishing (which was great IMHO). Current situation is better, but what to do with Undo?

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Version: (x86)
Build ID: 057fc023c990d676a43019934386b85b21a9ee99
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.3; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
Locale: nl-NL (nl_NL); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: CL
Comment 1 Telesto 2019-08-11 16:16:10 UTC
Adding NeedUXEval as I'm not sure what should happen here
Comment 2 Telesto 2019-08-11 16:16:42 UTC
Created attachment 153297 [details]
Example file
Comment 3 Jean-Baptiste Faure 2019-08-11 17:04:10 UTC
I reproduce the described behavior but I do not know if it is a bug.
That said it is a bit confusing that the suggestion list is disabled without any mean to re-enable it without closing it.
Perhaps the undo button should close the spellcheck dialog.

Best regards. JBF
Comment 4 Heiko Tietze 2019-08-12 08:00:50 UTC
Clearly a bug to me. You can undo outside the dialog and the button offers this operation inside, and it seems to work but only for the preview. We could remove the undo button/function, on the other hand.