Bug 131759 - "Split table" dialog doesn't remember the previously selected option
Summary: "Split table" dialog doesn't remember the previously selected option
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: low minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Blocks: Cell-Management Dialog-Remember-Settings
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Reported: 2020-03-31 23:18 UTC by Kenneth Hanson
Modified: 2022-04-05 07:05 UTC (History)
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Description Kenneth Hanson 2020-03-31 23:18:06 UTC
Sometimes it is necessary to split a large table repeatedly, in my case usually with no heading. At present, the user must select the correct radio button every time. It would be helpful if LO remembered the previously selected option, at least as long as the program is open.

This would be a minor convenience, but should have no downsides, and hopefully be easy to code.

There may be other places in the interface where a similar treatment would be desirable.

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Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

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Comment 1 Dieter 2020-04-04 10:49:18 UTC
I confirm the described behaviour with

Version: (x64)
Build ID: 41177730421f9be9ad955766a5a19667d8003b11
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 18363; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI-Language: en-GB
Calc: threaded

Tt should be the normal behaviour that LO remembers previous settings. So we can treat it as a bug.
Comment 2 QA Administrators 2022-04-05 03:50:48 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 Dieter 2022-04-05 07:05:48 UTC
Still present in

Version: (x64) / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 49f2b1bff42cfccbd8f788c8dc32c1c309559be0
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19044; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: zh-CN (de_DE); UI: en-GB
Calc: CL