Issue 27821 - Ability to select new image as background
Summary: Ability to select new image as background
Alias: None
Product: Impress
Classification: Application
Component: code (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.1.1
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Reported: 2004-04-15 03:39 UTC by utomo99
Modified: 2013-02-07 22:41 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: FEATURE
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Description utomo99 2004-04-15 03:39:27 UTC
now in page setup > Background there is options to use bitmaps for background, 
but no options to select other bitmaps (outside the one in list). Please add 
options to use external bitmaps for background.
Comment 1 wolframgarten 2004-04-15 07:48:55 UTC
Reassigned to Bettina.
Comment 2 netdragon 2004-11-14 22:35:11 UTC
You can add a background by using format > area to import a bitmap, but this is
a very clunky way of implementing the feature. It should be a lot more
straight-forward. It also means that the background is kept forever until you
delete it in format > area, which is kind of stupid for backgrounds that only
apply to one presentation. I often have to read the help in order to remember
how to do it.

Please make sure that if you add backgrounds this way that they are not
imported, but only available for the one presentation... i.e. a temporary

See also bug 15427, which is less specific than this issue and more of a META
bug, imho
Comment 3 bettina.haberer 2010-05-21 14:59:28 UTC
To grep the issues easier via "requirements" I put the issues currently lying on
my owner to the owner "requirements".