Issue 11395 - Excel allows to set the page margins in the "Print Preview" dialog by dragging margin indicator lines. Calc only allows to set the margins by number (not visually) in the "Page Style" dialog under "Format - Page Format".
Summary: Excel allows to set the page margins in the "Print Preview" dialog by draggin...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of issue 51656
Alias: None
Product: Calc
Classification: Application
Component: printing (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.0.2
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial with 2 votes (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: requirements
QA Contact: issues@sc
Keywords: ms_interoperability, rfe_eval_ok, usability
Depends on:
Blocks: 17608
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Reported: 2003-02-11 19:17 UTC by Unknown
Modified: 2013-08-07 15:12 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Unknown 2003-02-11 19:17:13 UTC
It would be nice if margins could be adjusted by dragging margin indicator 
lines (as in Excel) as opposed to having to set the width by specifying the 
Comment 1 oc 2003-09-17 09:40:46 UTC
Hi Bettina, one4you
Comment 2 thibs 2003-09-23 11:59:15 UTC
Actually, it may not be such a problematic bug.. Indeed, there's quite
a  good workaround for this issue. We can easily adjust margins by
going in "View/Pagebreaks Preview" (it may not be the exact menu entry
since I'm using the french version of OO) and by dragging pagebreak lines.
Comment 3 bettina.haberer 2003-11-06 10:44:07 UTC
Adjusting margins by draggable margin indicators within the page
preview. Considered for 'OO.o later'.
Comment 4 erwin.tenhumberg 2004-11-09 15:06:33 UTC
enhanced summary, set keywords and reassigned issue according to RFE process
Comment 5 lohmaier 2004-11-12 22:02:07 UTC
issue 17608 is the same for writer. I put it in the "blocks" field since it is
younger than this one.... Prio to default, OS/Platform=ALL
Comment 6 Joe Smith 2008-01-28 15:32:21 UTC
See also: Issue 51656
Comment 7 jumbo444 2008-06-14 13:30:59 UTC

It seems it is now possible to modify margins in print preview with OOoBEA300m2.
Comment 8 niklas.nebel 2008-06-16 09:26:16 UTC
Yes, this was implemented as issue 51656.

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 51656 ***
Comment 9 niklas.nebel 2008-06-16 09:27:01 UTC
closing duplicate