Issue 91631

Summary: Effect Appear Letter by Letter does not work
Product: Impress Reporter: jvromans <jvromans>
Component: viewingAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
Status: CONFIRMED --- QA Contact:
Severity: Trivial    
Priority: P3 CC: issues, noebian, oooforum
Version: OOo 2.4.1   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: PC   
OS: Linux, all   
Issue Type: DEFECT Latest Confirmation in: ---
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Description jvromans 2008-07-14 10:13:57 UTC
In a presentation, I assign the effect "Appear" (on click) to a paragraph of
text. Using Effect Options, I assign "Letter by letter" to text animation.
When shown, the letters still appears all at once. I say "appears", since
there's a very small flickering that could indicate that the letters are shown
individually, but much, much too fast.

While trying to slow down the effect, I noticed that the "Delay between
characters" is expressed in percent, which is a quite meaningless unit. It is
also limited to 102.4%. Milliseconds would be a better unit. The "Speed" setting
under "Timing" is disabled.

Although many effects are just intended to lighten up a presentation, the
"Letter by letter" is important since it is the only choice to represent user
input via the keyboard.
Comment 1 jvromans 2008-07-14 10:21:37 UTC
Created attachment 55101 [details]
Sample document describing the bug
Comment 2 wolframgarten 2008-07-14 12:49:40 UTC
Reproducible. Reassigned.
Comment 3 maand 2008-07-15 19:06:51 UTC
Could confirm on openSuSE 10.3-i586, KDE 3.5.9, OpenOffice.org 2.4.1.
Comment 4 Marcus 2017-05-20 11:08:52 UTC
Reset assigne to the default "issues@openoffice.apache.org".
Comment 5 oooforum (fr) 2020-04-06 14:09:19 UTC
*** Issue 117474 has been marked as a duplicate of this issue. ***
Comment 6 oooforum (fr) 2020-04-07 08:52:32 UTC
Workaround : use "Zoom" effect instead