Bug 55497 - not possible to change text alignment within text boxes
Summary: not possible to change text alignment within text boxes
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 58492
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.5.4 release
Hardware: x86 (IA32) All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-10-01 13:05 UTC by bk319
Modified: 2015-09-29 20:37 UTC (History)
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Description bk319 2012-10-01 13:05:38 UTC
1. Open new Impress presentation
2. Click on the Text Tool (or press F2)
3. Click on the slide, a hatched textbox appears
4. Start typing something, text appears
5. Click on the textbox, handlers to change size appear
6. Using the handlers, change the size of the textbox and widen it
7. Select all the text within the textbox
9. Change paragraph adjustment to Centered (either by typing Ctrl+E, the button in the 'Text Formatting' toolbar)
10. Nothing happens, text remains left-aligned, whereas text should be centered.
Comment 1 A (Andy) 2013-03-01 21:54:34 UTC
reproducible with LO (Win7 Home, 64bit)
Comment 2 A (Andy) 2015-04-04 11:23:10 UTC
Reproducible with LO, Win 8.1
Comment 3 Maxim Monastirsky 2015-09-29 20:37:45 UTC
This one is earlier, but Bug 58492 has more advanced status (ASSIGNED).

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 58492 ***