[Libreoffice] Calc usability improvements

Cor Nouws oolst at nouenoff.nl
Fri Nov 12 17:06:23 PST 2010

Patrick Bakker wrote (12-11-10 02:21)

> The delete cell "helper" dialog box pops up anytime I try to delete a
> cell or cell selection. It gives me options to delete some combination
> of text / numbers / date&  time / formulas / notes / formats /
> objects. Occassionally this is useful. For regular use, however, I
> just want the value of the cell deleted.
> The current behavior seems analogous to Paste Special (which is
> Shift-Control-V) and I wonder if it would be possible to have Delete
> delete only the cell value immediately and. Then a Delete Special...
> command could be added (perhaps Shift-Control-Delete) which would
> bring up the current delete dialog box.

Default OOo:
  Backspace = delete without options
  Dell = delete with options

Default LibreOffice: the other way round.

Maybe this setting is included in the 'Compatibility options' ?


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