Principle of least surprise

Piet van Oostrum piet-l at
Wed Feb 6 16:08:18 UTC 2019

Wol's lists <antlists at> writes:

> Dunno whether this is a bug or a design decision or what, but it's a
> pretty nasty breach of the principle ...
> Why, when I click on a cell, does calc NOT select the clicked cell?
> Okay, I know the answer - it's a hyperlink. BUT.
> I was editing a csv, I've got a column of email addresses, and some of
> them have been hyperlinked, some of them haven't. I don't want
> hyperlinks, I didn't ask for hyperlinks, and I can't see any way of
> easily removing them!
Format > Clear Direct Formatting (Ctrl-M on my Mac).
Piet van Oostrum <piet-l at>
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