Issue 59172 - enhance Presentation creation wizard
Summary: enhance Presentation creation wizard
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Impress
Classification: Application
Component: formatting (show other issues)
Version: OOo 2.0
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
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Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Keywords: oooqa
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Reported: 2005-12-10 10:28 UTC by jawtheshark
Modified: 2013-02-07 22:34 UTC (History)
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Issue Type: ENHANCEMENT
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Description jawtheshark 2005-12-10 10:28:51 UTC
While creating a "Impress" template, I didn't find a way to insert a custom
background image.  I clicked "Format"->"Page", "Background" tab, then I selected
in the "Fill" combo box "Bitmap".
It is only possible to select an image out of the defaults.  There seems to be
no way to specify a custom image file.

On a related note: same thing with gradients.  The colours are predefined.  I
cannot (for example) take "Gradient 1" and make it go from "red" to "blue". 
Only default gradients are available.
Comment 1 lars 2005-12-10 15:10:55 UTC
the wizard lacks the custom functionality.

When wanting to add custom backgrounds, gradients etc., choose Format->Area

the wizard should also offer to show custom files as backgrounds and custom 
folders for templates.
Comment 2 jawtheshark 2005-12-10 17:26:05 UTC
Thanks for the "Area" tip...  That works.  It was not intuitive for me, but once
you know...