Bug 84957 - Selecting two or more images at the same time Via Insert->images->from file is not possible in LibreOffice Writer.
Summary: Selecting two or more images at the same time Via Insert->images->from file i...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium enhancement
Assignee: Not Assigned
: 159280 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Blocks: File-Dialog
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Reported: 2014-10-13 07:21 UTC by Ashok kumar
Modified: 2024-01-19 06:32 UTC (History)
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Description Ashok kumar 2014-10-13 07:21:17 UTC
Operating system: Windows 8

LibreOffice Writer Version:

If inserting two or more images at the same page of writer at the same time is not possible. Single image can only be inserted at one time, another image can able to inserted another time,  more then two images can be inserted is not possible at the same time. But in ms word can able to insert more number of images at the same page and same time.


1.Open libreoffice writer
2.go to Insert-->image-->from file
3.try to select more then one images at that time but only one image can be selected at the time.

Actual Result:

Only one Image had selected at that time.

Expected Result:

More than one images should be selected at the same time.
Comment 1 Cor Nouws 2014-10-13 07:57:21 UTC
Hi Ashok,

Thanks for your report. I recognise the situation and mark this as New and Enhancement. 
Comment 2 LeroyG 2022-08-29 23:48:16 UTC
Same limitation with:

Version: / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 20(Build:2)
CPU threads: 1; OS: Linux 5.3; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3
Locale: es-MX (es_ES.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: threaded

Also not possible in Draw.

But it is possible to drag and drop two o more images from the file manager.
Comment 3 Buovjaga 2024-01-19 06:32:35 UTC
*** Bug 159280 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***