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Old 05-10-2004, 04:03 PM   #1
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Turn Off Autocomplete In OpenOffice


How can I turn off autocomplete in OpenOffice? By autocomplete I mean the program filling out words as I type them.

This is incredibly annoying since I don't always look at the screen. So if I type 'attack<enter>' OpenOffice will change this to 'attackers', etc.

I've gone through the menus but could only find how to turn off autoformat, which doesn't control this function.

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Old 05-10-2004, 04:16 PM   #2
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Haven't looked properly, then :)

Tools -> AutoCorrect/AutoFormat

On that dialog there is a tab called
WordCompletion ... untick "Enable
word completion" ...

But really, you shouldn't be looking
anywhere else than the screen when
typing ;)



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Old 05-10-2004, 04:21 PM   #3
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Ahhh... so obvious.

I assumed it was under 'Options.'

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