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Updates on various stuff

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Ok. Here is some updates on some of the stuff I’ve been doing lately. I picked the ones that are particularly worth mentioning. Saving documents There are two changes related to the document-saving functionality that I’d like to mention. The … Continue reading

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Automatic decimal place adjustment by column width

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Adjusting decimals by column width Here is what I’m working on at the moment. I’m working on changing Calc’s behavior so that when a value is entered into a cell, and the cell width is not wide enough to show … Continue reading

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HackWeek – Minor polish

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As some of us already blogged, the last week was a Hack Week inside Novell, where we the Novell engineers are allowed to work on whatever project we are pleased to work on. Given the opportunity, I decided to work … Continue reading

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CSV import enhancement

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As I mentioned in my previous post, I had introduced two new HTML import options to control how numbers in cells are detected & converted during import. I had also hinted at the end of the post that I might … Continue reading

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Multi-range selection copy & paste

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New in Go-OO Calc is the ability to copy and paste multi-range selection, that is, you can select separate cell ranges that are not connected with each other, and copy and paste them in one single action. This was not … Continue reading

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HTML import option

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What’s new? I just checked in to the Go-OO master branch an enhancement to Calc’s HTML table import feature. With this enhancement, you can select a custom language to use when you import an HTML table, which affects how the … Continue reading

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Custom sort in DataPilot

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Just checked in this piece to the master branch of the Go-OO repository, to support sorting of DataPilot’s field members using custom sort lists. I’ve extended the popup window I wrote for the hide field members functionality to provide this … Continue reading

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Traversing to precedents and dependents

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Just checked this piece into the master branch of the go-oo repository. It allows traversing to precedents and dependents of a cell by Ctrl-[ and Ctrl-] key strokes, respectively. It is similar in concept to the existing Detective functionality, but … Continue reading

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Encrypting an Excel document with password from Calc

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The feature of exporting an Excel document encrypted with a password has landed! Now you can save a spreadsheet document as an Excel document with password protection and open it in Excel with that password. The proof is in the … Continue reading

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New sheet protection dialog

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I’ve just finished designing a new dialog for Calc’s sheet protection functionality to allow optional sheet protection options. This was actually my first time designing a dialog from scratch instead of modifying an existing one, so I had to dig … Continue reading

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