Issue 55958 - no ALT-mouse-block in Writer
Summary: no ALT-mouse-block in Writer
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of issue 1596
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: editing (show other issues)
Version: OOO 2.0 Beta2
Hardware: All All
: P5 (lowest) Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: michael.ruess
QA Contact: issues@sw
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-10-14 00:53 UTC by elven_org
Modified: 2005-10-14 08:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Issue Type: FEATURE
Latest Confirmation in: ---
Developer Difficulty: ---


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Description elven_org 2005-10-14 00:53:14 UTC
In MS Word there is a useful ALT key + mouse rectangle selection. For example,
with it you can cut the first n characters of a bunch of lines. There is no such
selection available in OpenOffice Writer to my knowledge.
Comment 1 michael.ruess 2005-10-14 08:13:18 UTC
Famous request for enhancement.
See issue 1596.

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 1596 ***
Comment 2 michael.ruess 2005-10-14 08:18:42 UTC
Closing dup.