Retreiving a saved document

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Retreiving a saved document

Postby tomclef » Wed Apr 22, 2020 12:20 pm

When I retrieve a saved document, the full-sized document is not displayed. Instead, a miniature version of the document is displayed in the top right-hand corner of the screen and I cannot get it to expand to the proper full size.
OpenOffice 4.1.7 and Windows 10
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Re: retreiving a saved document

Postby RoryOF » Wed Apr 22, 2020 12:30 pm

When you open the document, choose /View /Zoom and select 100% to start with. Or go to bottom right of OpenOffice window and enter 100% in the % box at bottom right. If the document view changes, you can later adjust these settings. Look at Views, scaling in the Help file for detailed instructions.

 Edit: If you do not see the % box at bottom right of OpenOffice window, you should turn on the Status Bar - check /View /Status bar. This bar contains helpful information if editing a document, and the settings at the right hand end of it allow speedy change of scale and document view options. 
Apache OpenOffice 4.1.7 on Xubuntu 20.04.1 (mostly 64 bit version) and very infrequently on Win2K/XP
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