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Purpose of this page is provide information on the solution for {{Bug|33737}}. This information should serve the corresponding quality assurance efforts. It can be also used as the source for the corresponding user interface changes for the users.
 
Purpose of this page is provide information on the solution for {{Bug|33737}}. This information should serve the corresponding quality assurance efforts. It can be also used as the source for the corresponding user interface changes for the users.
  
== Three types of Input Fields ==
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== Input Fields - three of a kind ==
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We have three fields which are all named 'Input Field' in the user interface each for different purpose.
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==== Text Input Field ====
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This is a field to prompt the user for an input. The field has a description and its content holds the user's input.
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In the OpenDocument file format (ODF) such a field is represented by ODF element <text:text-input>.
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The user interface to create such a field is found in the Fields dialog (Menu - Insert - Fields - Others) on pane Functions. Here the user has to choose Type 'Input Field'.
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[[File:dialog-text-input.png|thumbnail]]
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==== User Variable Input Field ====
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ODF <text:user-field-input>
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==== Simple Variable Input Field ====
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ODF <text:variable-input>
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== Changes in detail ==
 
== Changes in detail ==
  
 
== Areas affected by the changes ==
 
== Areas affected by the changes ==

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Purpose of this page is provide information on the solution for Issue 33737 . This information should serve the corresponding quality assurance efforts. It can be also used as the source for the corresponding user interface changes for the users.

Input Fields - three of a kind

We have three fields which are all named 'Input Field' in the user interface each for different purpose.

Text Input Field

This is a field to prompt the user for an input. The field has a description and its content holds the user's input.

In the OpenDocument file format (ODF) such a field is represented by ODF element <text:text-input>.

The user interface to create such a field is found in the Fields dialog (Menu - Insert - Fields - Others) on pane Functions. Here the user has to choose Type 'Input Field'.

Dialog-text-input.png

User Variable Input Field

ODF <text:user-field-input>

Simple Variable Input Field

ODF <text:variable-input>


Changes in detail

Areas affected by the changes

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