[Solved] image insertion

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[Solved] image insertion

Postby dlchadwick » Thu Jun 21, 2018 7:13 pm

when I insert a picture from my file Writer substitutes an empty box.
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Re: image insertion

Postby RoryOF » Thu Jun 21, 2018 7:17 pm

On /Tools /Options /OpenOffice Writer /View, is "Graphics and objects" checked?
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Re: image insertion

Postby RoryOF » Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:41 pm

I was privately informed that the above suggestion worked.
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Re: [Solved] image insertion

Postby John_Ha » Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:30 pm

See [Tutorial] Some useful hints on using images for a discussion on how best to handle images in Writer.
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