Issue 99052 - with cursor not in a table: Edit: Select All: selects nothing
Summary: with cursor not in a table: Edit: Select All: selects nothing
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of issue 7747
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: ui (show other issues)
Version: DEV300m40
Hardware: All Mac OS X, all
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: writerneedsconfirm
QA Contact: issues@sw
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-02-09 16:21 UTC by Graham Perrin
Modified: 2009-02-09 17:40 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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


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Description Graham Perrin 2009-02-09 16:21:29 UTC
1.	launch OOo-dev

2.	command-N

3.	click the table button in the toolbar

4.	accept the 2 x 2 default

5.	paste text (sample provided) to each of the four cells

6.	observe that the second row spans a soft page break

7.	position the cursor below the table

8.	Edit menu | Select All

= Expected =

Selection of all within the document.

= Bug =

Nothing is selected.

= Workaround =

Repeat the Select All command.
Comment 1 Graham Perrin 2009-02-09 16:28:42 UTC
According to help, Select All: 

> Selects the entire content of the current file, frame, or text object.
Comment 2 Graham Perrin 2009-02-09 16:33:30 UTC

1. select some text below (beyond the boundary of) the table

2. command-A to select all

3. selection is lost

4. Table toolbar appears
Comment 3 Graham Perrin 2009-02-09 16:36:44 UTC

• position the cursor at the beginning of the first cell

• key Return.

This may be a duplicate of issue 7747.
Comment 4 michael.ruess 2009-02-09 17:40:24 UTC
This definitely is a dup of issue 7747.

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 7747 ***
Comment 5 michael.ruess 2009-02-09 17:40:51 UTC
Closing duplicate.