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Draw Tools changing default settings

Postby alelec2 » Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:54 pm

I can't figure out how to change the default settings for the drawing tools, in particular I want to change the Line settings from Gray 6 to Black, and width to 0.01", instead of having to keep editing every line I draw.
Open Office 4.1.1 on Windows 7
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Re: Draw Tools changing default settings

Postby Lupp » Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:21 pm

You cannot because there are is no StyleFamily for shapes. The attributes set for new graphical elements are hard coded. What comes next to what you want may be a collectioon of samples that you keep open to get copies you can paste into your workfile.

LibreOffice has styles for some kinds of shapes in Draw, but not in Writer.
On Windows 10: LibreOffice 6.2 and older versions, PortableOpenOffice 4.1.5 and older, StarOffice 5.2
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