Bug 84256 - Other: Find toolbar doesn't show previous search
Summary: Other: Find toolbar doesn't show previous search
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: UI (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Samuel Mehrbrodt (allotropia)
Whiteboard: BSA target:4.4.0
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-09-23 18:01 UTC by krajcsi
Modified: 2014-09-23 19:11 UTC (History)
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Description krajcsi 2014-09-23 18:01:51 UTC
Problem description: 
After pressing ctrl+F find toolbar does not include the previous search term

Steps to reproduce:
1. Ctrl+F
2. type 'one'
3. press Enter
4. Ctrl+F

Current behavior:
Find text is empty.

Expected behavior:
Find text could include previous search term selected. E.g., Chrome search field does this.
Operating System: Linux (Other)
Version: rc
Comment 1 Samuel Mehrbrodt (allotropia) 2014-09-23 18:55:52 UTC
Thanks for the report!
Comment 2 Commit Notification 2014-09-23 19:10:37 UTC
Samuel Mehrbrodt committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


fdo#84256 Prepopulate findbar with last search term

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
http://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/daily/ in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:
Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.