Replace any text with Carriage Return/Paragraph Marks in 5 Easy Steps

When you need to replace text with paragraph marks (end of paragraph) / carriage returns, OpenOffice.org, LibreOffice and NeoOffice Writer all are able using the following 5 steps (click on the image to view a larger version): Note: If you don’t know how to get to the find / replace button above, hit Ctrl-F (Windows) or CMD-F (Mac). Alternatively, you can go to the ‘Edit’ Menu, and select ‘Find … [Read more...]

Replace Paragraph Marks / Carriage Returns in 5 Steps

When you need to replace paragraph marks (end of paragraph) / carriage returns with other text, OpenOffice.org, LibreOffice and NeoOffice Writer all are able using the following 5 steps: Note: If you don't know how to get to the find / replace button above, hit Ctrol-F (Windows) or CMD-F (Mac). Alternatively, you can go to the 'Edit' Menu, and select 'Find and Replace'. There is also … [Read more...]

Alternative for Find and Replace in Writer – replace paragraph marks, and much, much more!

Thanks to Solveig Haugland, who has posted about this Fantastic OpenOffice.org Writer extension for searching and replacing carriage returns (two in a row, etc.) with regular expressions, plus much much more. I've installed it, and my days of copying chunks of text to my text editor to do this is over. (I used to cut and paste to text editor as it was faster and easier for me than the regular … [Read more...]