Bug 36583 - [Writer] Graphics 'Update Style' partially working
Summary: [Writer] Graphics 'Update Style' partially working
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 36535
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.3.0 release
Hardware: All All
: low enhancement
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Reported: 2011-04-25 06:46 UTC by Teresa Brady
Modified: 2018-10-28 21:26 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Teresa Brady 2011-04-25 06:46:30 UTC
In LibO 3.3.0. on Windows 7:

The graphics 'Update Style' in the stylist pane now only seems to partially
- Borders applied to images will update and apply.
- Background colour applied to images will update and apply.
- However, image anchoring WILL NOT update and apply.

This is exactly how I could change the Graphics style in Writer:
1. Insert an image, modify its style (add borders) and presentation (anchor: as
2. Click "Update Style" on the Graphics style in the Stylist pane. Save
document. Or save as template.

The updated Graphics style could immediately be able to be used. I could
immediately insert, or even paste an image into the document and the newly
updated Graphics style would apply itself (with a border and anchored to

I also tried AutoUpdate in the Organiser of the Graphics Style. (selected and

These steps work correctly with OOo 3.2.1 & 3.2.0. This same issue is also is apparent in OOo 3.3.0. 
(I have included these examples, as I just upgraded from OOo 3.2.1. to LibO 3.3.0.)
Comment 1 Björn Michaelsen 2011-12-23 12:01:51 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 2 gry 2012-01-01 00:22:34 UTC
confirmed with LOdev 3.5.0beta2 Build ID: 4ca392c-760cc4d-f39cf3d-1b2857e-60db978
Comment 3 Buovjaga 2014-10-31 09:10:37 UTC
There currently is no anchoring available in Graphics styles. I'll set this as an enhancement.
Comment 4 Thomas Lendo 2018-10-28 21:26:08 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 36535 ***