Issue 28226 - increase maximal zoom
Summary: increase maximal zoom
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: code (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.1.1
Hardware: PC Linux, all
: P3 Trivial with 2 votes (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Reported: 2004-04-22 11:06 UTC by richlv
Modified: 2014-03-23 14:43 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Latest Confirmation in: 4.1.0-beta
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Description richlv 2004-04-22 11:06:51 UTC
maximal zoom has a limit - 600%.
proposion - increase this limit to the one found in impress & draw - 3000%.

maximal zooms should be identical for all applications to reduce possible 
Comment 1 richlv 2004-04-22 11:09:16 UTC
this issue is connected to issue 28227, which deals with max zoom limit in calc
Comment 2 michael.ruess 2004-04-22 11:34:11 UTC
re-assigned to bh.
Comment 3 fousage 2004-08-10 20:27:42 UTC
... and it would be great if minimal zoom got lower than 20% (Calc and Writer).
I am working with huge paper sheets (the printer here can go up to 36"x590" :-D ).

Many thanks !
Comment 4 cedricshock 2008-03-23 22:38:34 UTC
In 2.3.1 minimal zoom in Writer is still 20%, which makes it impossible to edit
positioning of objects on the entire page when working with dimensions over 5
times the respective dimension of the computer screen. This is a problem when
making large posters or signs or anything that exceeds about 3' in height. This
limitation is entirely artificial.

If this is a user interface issue (keep people from getting lost in their
document) than the outer zoom limit could be set to some multiple of the page
size, or be a configurable option, and the inner zoom limit could also be a
configurable option.
Comment 5 bettina.haberer 2010-05-21 14:48:57 UTC
To grep the issues easier via "requirements" I put the issues currently lying on
my owner to the owner "requirements". 
Comment 6 Edwin Sharp 2014-03-23 14:43:09 UTC
Confirmed with
AOO410m14(Build:9760)  -  Rev. 1573062
2014-03-01_04:11:01 - Rev. 1573123