OpenOffice.org Extension: Bookmarks Menu

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
BookmarksMenu is an extension to add a menu like a favorits menu on the OpenOffice.org menubar. This extension is based on the idea of Malte Timmermann's Favorites Menu. Favorites Menu is temporaly created menus but a menu created by BookmarksMenu extension is parmanent. But easy to remove it. After installation of the extension, execute the macro from the Tools - Add-Ons - BookmarksMenu... entry that shows Bookmarks Menu dialog. And push...

OpenOffice.org Extension: Enhanced Export Options for Bitmap Files

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
This extension adds a new options dialog when you export slides or selections from OpenOffice.org Impress or OpenOffice.org Draw to either PNG, JPG or GIF bitmap files. It allows you to change the pixel size and some other format specific settings like the image compression factor for JPG. Just install the extension, open up an Impress or Draw document and go to File->Export and select either PNG, JPG or GIF. After selecting a location and...

OpenOffice.org Extension: Auto Starter for Presentation Documents

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
OOo does not have an Impress autostart feature for its documents nor does it support pps files (the --show switch is not known by end-users and not user-friendly). Therefore, i wrote an ImpressRunner extension simulating this Obviously, end-users will have to install this extension for the first time (Tools > Extension manager > add). If it is not installed, the processus will be transparent (old behaviour). Once installed, any...

OpenOffice.org Extension: OOTranslator

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
OOTranslator is an OpenOffice.org wrapper for Google Translate. In simpler terms, it's a utility which allows users of OpenOffice.org office suite to translate text from a document opened to any language. It does this using Google Translate library at the back end. This is particularly useful when you want to quickly translate your document or part of it from one language to another without having to copy paste it in online interface....

OpenOffice.org Extension: OpenCards

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
OpenCards is a flashcard learning extension for OpenOffice Impress. The basic idea of OpenCards is to use slide-titles as flashcard fronts and the slide contents as their backs. Based on state-of-the-art memorization and scheduling algorithms OpenCards will help you to learn any set of flashcards. OpenCards allows to use all your existing Impress-presentations as flashcard-sets without any conversion. Many flashcard-files shared by users of...

OpenOffice.org Extension: Pagination

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
A little macro that adds a 'Insert / Page number...' dialog to writer. It eases the way you can add page numbers to a document. Available in French, Brazilian Portuguese, Catalan, , Danish, Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, and Ukrainian. Download...

OpenOffice.org Extension: Alternative dialog Find & Replace for Writer

Published › January 31, 2012 // 0 Comments
Features : Fast selection preset regular and extended expressions Searched or replaced text can contain one or more paragraphs Search out block of paragraphs delimited by two text marks Multiple search and replacement in one step Searching: Notes, Text fields, Cross-references and Reference marks to their content, name or mark and their inserting Searching and inserting Footnote and Endnote (from version OOo 2.3 only). It is...

LibreOffice Extension: Digitizer of XY chart

Published › January 17, 2012 // 0 Comments
You may have lost data of a chart, keeping only the chart. Or you may have a chart from a paper which does not give the data. By simply clicking on the picture, Digitizer will calculate coordinates and give you (X,Y) data in your favorite spreadsheet. Just click on menu entry Tools > Add-on > OOoDigitizer, and follow this 4 steps: Step 1. Load your pictureof the chart (from image file, or PDF file, or clipboard). You may...

OpenOffice.org Extension: Lightproof Grammar Checker

Published › December 14, 2011 // 0 Comments
Lightproof is a lightweight grammar checker and a language-neutral framework written in Python for OpenOffice.org office suite. Features: – fast language-neutral proofreading; – high-level regex-based rule definition language; – quick development of new language modules; – extension for OpenOffice.org 3.0.1 or later. Download...

LibreOffice Extension: Search in Calc

Published › December 14, 2011 // 0 Comments
Search in Calc, display all results in a floating window and navigate to them. Search in Calc: Accessible through Ctrl Shift F3 key combination, or through the Tools/Add-ons menu in Calc. If you don't know, how to install an extension in LibreOffice, see our howto about installing extension for detailed instructions. Download...

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