Bug in Writer:
The font type in any selected text area in Writer doesn't preview fonts automatically when using the mouse scroll wheel or moving the mouse over fonts up in the font selection list.
This good font preview feature only works in Calc. In Writer we must first click on a font to see what it looks in our selected text, we can't preview fonts without clicking.
Reproducible with LO 220.127.116.11, Win 8.1
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 37048 ***