Annoying OO 'Feature': AutoNumbering
R. G. Newbury
newbury at mandamus.org
Wed Nov 21 17:30:45 UTC 2007
On Wed, 2007-11-21 at 06:52 -0500, R. G. Newbury wrote:
> > OpenOffice writer has an annoying 'feature': autonumbering. Whenever
> > you commence a line with a number, it automatically commences an
> > autonumber mode. Does anyone know how to turn this annoyance OFF
> > PERMANENTLY.
Look through the menus...
(Tools, auto-format, wait for the pop-up window, then options, and
untick apply numbering.)
There's a few things I turn off in there when first configuring my
Are we using the same program???
My 'Help->About' gives OpenOffice 2.3.0. This is the writer.
There is NO 'Tools->Autoformat menu item.
There is an Autoformat item under the Table heading, but it is greyed
out (unles I'm in a table, of course).
And there is one under 'Format' but it does not have a pop-up,
Tux says: "Be regular. Eat cron flakes."
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