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Old 08-01-2008, 07:26 AM   #1
Murdock1979
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OpenOffice Scrolling Through Text Fonts


Hello,

I am wondering in OpenOffice Writer or Presentation how I can select text and then scroll through the different fonts to decide which looks best.

Naturally, I can select the text, scroll down the font-box, click on the font desired and then start the process all over again to select a different font. However, this is very very annoying.

Thanks,
Murdock
 
Old 08-02-2008, 07:27 PM   #2
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The drop-down menu remembers your earlier font preferences and changes the order of appearance of fonts.

For what you want ... see kfont...
 
  


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