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Bug 90939 - Editing: Footnote (only one in the doc) inserted on last line of last column in section is not visible without extra editing
Summary: Editing: Footnote (only one in the doc) inserted on last line of last column...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) All
: medium minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:doc
Depends on:
Blocks: Footnote-Endnote DOC
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Reported: 2015-04-29 15:47 UTC by Gordo
Modified: 2019-12-03 14:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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test document (16.02 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2015-04-29 15:47 UTC, Gordo

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Description Gordo 2015-04-29 15:47:22 UTC
Created attachment 115190 [details]
test document

Format → Sections → Options → Footnotes/Endnotes → Collect at end of text is checked.

1. Open attached document.
4. Place cursor anywhere on last line in first column.
5. Insert → Footnote/Endnote.
6. Place cursor anywhere on last line in second column.
7. Insert → Footnote/Endnote.
Footnote at bottom of each column.
8. Undo all.
9. Place cursor anywhere in second column except the last line.
10. Insert → Footnote/Endnote.
Footnote at bottom of column.
11. Undo all.
12. Place cursor anywhere on last line in second column.
13. Insert → Footnote/Endnote.
Footnote anchor is visible but not the footnote.  If you press Enter at the end of the paragraph then the footnote is now visible.  If an empty paragraph is added before the footnote is inserted then the footnote will be visible.

Build ID: c4c7d32d0d49397cad38d62472b0bc8acff48dd6
Comment 1 Cor Nouws 2015-04-29 18:17:07 UTC
(just clarifying the summary)
thanks Gordo for the report
Comment 2 Buovjaga 2015-04-29 18:36:04 UTC

Win 7 Pro 64-bit Version: (x64)
Build ID: f0edb677f09ad338e22ac3b5d91497b4479e0b3c
TinderBox: Win-x86_64@42, Branch:master, Time: 2015-04-27_01:54:20
Locale: fi_FI

Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit 3.3.0
OOO330m20 (Build:9567)
Comment 3 Gordo 2015-04-29 18:56:54 UTC
If the first and only footnote you insert is to the last line then the footnote is not visible.  No sequence of insert and undo is required.  I just did the other stuff to demonstrate that it is visible in other instances.
Comment 4 Cor Nouws 2015-04-29 20:54:31 UTC
@gordo: apologies - thanks for explaining
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2016-09-20 09:37:05 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 QA Administrators 2019-12-03 14:37:51 UTC
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