Issue 61662 - ux-ctest: Inserting Footnote for a selection deletes selected text
Summary: ux-ctest: Inserting Footnote for a selection deletes selected text
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: ui (show other issues)
Version: OOo 2.0.1
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: michael.ruess
QA Contact: issues@sw
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-02-06 12:32 UTC by frank.loehmann
Modified: 2013-08-07 14:42 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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


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Description frank.loehmann 2006-02-06 12:32:12 UTC
Writer does not keep users from making obvious mistakes: If a whole sentence is
selected instead of setting the cursor to the point of reference, the inserted
footnote replaces the selected sentence.  Users are also not kept from entering
the complete footnote text into the input field “Nummerierung-Zeichenâ€
(Numbering-Character).  Recommendation: Support the behaviour learned in
competing products.  Find a way to detect such erroneous attempts and offer

Keyword: ux-ctest
Comment 1 frank.loehmann 2006-07-11 16:12:14 UTC
set target to OOo 2.x
Comment 2 frank.loehmann 2007-09-06 09:35:49 UTC
Please remove the selection and insert the footnote at the end of the previous
Comment 3 Oliver Specht 2007-09-10 14:59:32 UTC
Fixed in cws os103 in sw/source/ui/wrtsh/wrtsh1.cxx
Comment 4 Oliver Specht 2007-10-05 12:22:52 UTC
Reassigned for verification
Comment 5 michael.ruess 2007-10-11 15:48:16 UTC
Verified fix in CWS os103.
Comment 6 michael.ruess 2007-11-23 14:44:25 UTC
Checked fix in OO 2.4 dev build 680m237.