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Bug 40871 - [FORMATTING] Impress and Draw should support character styles (and maybe more paragraph styles?)
Summary: [FORMATTING] Impress and Draw should support character styles (and maybe more...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
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Inherited From OOo
Hardware: Other All
: medium enhancement
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Keywords: needsUXEval
: 93709 128810 137297 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: ImpressDraw-Styles
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Reported: 2011-09-14 04:38 UTC by Aurelien Naldi
Modified: 2020-10-22 12:33 UTC (History)
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Description Aurelien Naldi 2011-09-14 04:38:05 UTC
It is common to highlight some words in a presentation, notably by using bold fonts and colors (at least for me). As far as I can tell, the presentation module doesn't have a GUI to select a character style so this has to be done manually, making it annoying to do and painfull to do in a consistent way, especially if we want to ajust the color later on.

As far as I can tell, the corresponding ODF relies on "local styles" anyway, so the backend should already support character styles, only the GUI is missing: the 

Would it be possible to change the stylist used in the presentation and drawing modules to also show text styles (both paragraph and character styles)?

Thanks!
Comment 1 Björn Michaelsen 2011-12-23 12:32:42 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 2 sasha.libreoffice 2012-03-22 08:16:30 UTC
Thanks for bugreport with new idea

> It is common to highlight some words in a presentation, notably by using bold
> fonts and colors (at least for me). As far as I can tell, the presentation
Please, attach presentation with described animation. Developers will see how it should be in presentation. And will improve UI for do it more handy.
Comment 3 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 13:57:27 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 13:58:48 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 5 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 14:03:22 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 14:05:37 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 7 Buovjaga 2015-09-12 15:04:17 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 8 Buovjaga 2015-09-12 15:05:26 UTC
*** Bug 93709 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 9 Alex 2016-04-11 18:29:39 UTC Comment hidden (me-too)
Comment 10 Buovjaga 2016-04-12 09:54:24 UTC
(In reply to Alex from comment #9)
> Is adding support for character styles in impress a very difficult problem?
> If it's something simple that developers won't get to because it's not a
> high priority, then I would be happy to explore a code fix myself.

Too many bugs & enhancements and too little hands :)
It would be fantastic, if you would explore it https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Development/GetInvolved

You can join the developer IRC channel, if you get stuck: https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Website/IRC
Comment 11 Xisco Faulí 2019-11-15 12:10:39 UTC
*** Bug 128810 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 12 Timur 2020-10-07 13:48:49 UTC
*** Bug 137297 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***