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Redesigned autofilter popup

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I’m happy to announce that I’ve managed to squeeze this new feature in just in time for the 3.5 code freeze. What’s new? As I’ve mentioned briefly in G+, I’ve been working on brushing up the age-old autofilter popup window … Continue reading

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New option to specify initial number of sheets

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This just landed on the master branch. Starting with LibreOffice 3.5, you can now specify the initial number of sheets that new documents will have. Previously, this was hard-coded to be 3 sheets in all cases no matter what. While … Continue reading

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New document status image in the status bar

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I’ve just checked in the new icon set for the document status indicator from Paulo José. Here is a side-by-side screenshot of what the new icons look like. The above is what it looks like when the document is unmodified. … Continue reading

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Named range as data source in DataPilot table

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I have hinted in my previous post that you can now use a named range as the data source of a DataPilot table, but you couldn’t create a new DataPilot table with a named range as the source. Well, now … Continue reading

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FOSDEM 2011 slide & latest updates

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I’ve just uploaded the slide for my talk during FOSDEM 2011 here. It was very nice to be able to talk about our somewhat ambitious plan to bring LibreOffice Calc to the next level. Also, I regret that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Key binding compatibility options (take 2)

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This post is a sequel to this previous post, so refer to that post for the detail of what I’ve been working on. Anyway, I have settled with the following Compatibility option page: which should be just adequate for what … Continue reading

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Key binding compatibility options

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As I posted on the libreoffice development list, I’m currently working on adding a new option page in the Options dialog, to provide a quick way to switch key bindings between LibreOffice’s default and OpenOffice.org’s for Calc. For the most … Continue reading

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Inserting current date and time in one step

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Here is another simple feature that may come in handy. With the change I just checked into ooo-build master, you can now insert current date and time with just one key stroke. By default, Ctrl+; (semicolon) is bound to current … Continue reading

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Two more enhancements are in

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Today, I’d like to talk about two minor enhancements I just checked in to ooo-build master. They are not really earth-shuttering per se, but still worth mentioning & may be interesting to some users. Insert new sheet tab Here is … Continue reading

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Distributed text justification

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What’s new? Here is something I’ve been working on for the past few weeks. Since I just checked in the first version of this feature into ooo-build master, it’s probably a good time for me to talk about this. This … Continue reading

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