Issue 55208 - floating toolbar for headers and footers
Summary: floating toolbar for headers and footers
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: ui (show other issues)
Version: OOo 2.0
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial with 1 vote (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Keywords: oooqa, usability
: 78200 (view as issue list)
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Reported: 2005-09-28 21:45 UTC by aziem
Modified: 2013-02-07 22:43 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: ENHANCEMENT
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Description aziem 2005-09-28 21:45:20 UTC
There should be a floating toolbar that appears when the cursor is in the
context of headers and footers.  The toolbar should include easy accesss these
fields: page number, page count, date, and filename.

This is a usability issue:
- Some people have a hard time finding Insert->Fields
- Using fields in headers and footers is very common, so why not have a floating
toolbar for easy access?

Through usability testing, you should be able to find a few other functions
useful on this toolbar.
Comment 1 michael.ruess 2005-09-29 07:01:52 UTC
Reassigned to requirements.
Comment 2 aziem 2005-10-07 02:55:29 UTC
addd usability keyword
Comment 3 michael.ruess 2007-06-08 07:06:49 UTC
*** Issue 78200 has been marked as a duplicate of this issue. ***