Bug 136317 - SIDEBAR - PAGE TAB: Columns setting reamains blank after setting to "2 columns with different size"(predefined pattern) on Page Style Columns.
Summary: SIDEBAR - PAGE TAB: Columns setting reamains blank after setting to "2 column...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Sidebar-Page
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Reported: 2020-08-31 07:40 UTC by sawakaze
Modified: 2022-09-04 10:16 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

ScreenCast (691.11 KB, video/x-matroska)
2020-08-31 07:44 UTC, sawakaze

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Description sawakaze 2020-08-31 07:40:36 UTC
after following step, on sidebar, Page > Styles > Columns value to blank. 

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open writer
2. menu > format > Page Style
-> open page style window
3. press Columns tab
4. on Settings, select predefined "2 columns with different size" icon.
i.e. "2 columns with different size(left > right)
5. apply and OK
-> document is divided to two columns.
6. open sidebar and page > Styles

Actual Results:
Page > Styles value is blank

Expected Results:
At least, this value is not blank.
I seem if "2 columns with different size(left > right)", Columns value on sidebar is "left".

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
I confirm this version 

Build ID: 977a97f3148c0aece0a54304aae81ec44ced07e0
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3
Locale: ja-JP (ja_JP.UTF-8); UI: en-US
TinderBox: Linux-rpm_deb-x86_64@86-TDF, Branch:master, Time: 2020-08-30_05:36:32
Calc: threaded
Comment 1 sawakaze 2020-08-31 07:44:44 UTC
Created attachment 164905 [details]

if my description is uncleared, please see screencast
Comment 2 Dieter 2020-08-31 16:01:48 UTC
I confirm the behaviour with

Version: (x64)
Build ID: 7cbcfc562f6eb6708b5ff7d7397325de9e764452
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19041; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI: en-GB
Calc: threaded

Steps to reproduce
6. Open sidebar => Page tab => Styles
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2022-09-03 03:39:30 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Dieter 2022-09-04 10:16:01 UTC
Still present in

Version: (x64) / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 4060230ca5124f7bdd658f2aa5ee5527375edb86
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19044; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI: en-GB
Calc: CL threaded

It seems to be the same for some (all) other settings: Changes in pages style dialog have no effect on settings in sidebar.