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In LibreOffice text and HTML documents, defines the display for certain characters and for the direct cursor.

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Open a text document, choose - LibreOffice Writer/LibreOffice Writer/Web - Formatting Aids.


Defines which formatting marks are visible on screen. Activate the Formatting Marks icon on the Standard bar. All characters that you have selected on the Formatting Aids tab page will be displayed.

Final del pƔrrafu

Specifies whether paragraph delimiters are displayed. The paragraph delimiters also contain paragraph format information.

Soft hyphens

Specifies whether soft hyphens (called also as optional or discretionary hyphens) are displayed. These are hidden user-defined delimiters that you enter within a word by pressing Words with soft hyphens are only separated at the end of a line at the point where a soft hyphen has been inserted, irrespective of whether the automatic hyphenation is activated or deactivated.


Specifies whether to represent every space in the text with a dot.

Espacios protexĆ­os

Specifies that non-breaking spaces are shown as gray boxes. Non-breaking spaces are not broken at the end of a line and are entered with the shortcut keys.


Specifies that tab stops are displayed as small arrows.


Displays all line breaks inserted with the Shift+Enter shortcut. These breaks create a new line, but do not start a new paragraph.

Testu ocultu

Displays text that uses the character format "hidden", when View - Formatting Marks is enabled.

Campos: testu ocultu (non en documentu HTML)

Displays text that is hidden by Conditional Text or Hidden Text fields.

Campos: pƔrrafos ocultos (non en documentu HTML)

If you have inserted text using the Hidden Paragraph field, specifies whether to display the hidden paragraph. This option has the same function as the menu commands available in open text documents.

Cursor directu (sacante en documentu HTML)

Define toles propiedaes del cursor directu.

Cursor directu

Activates the direct cursor. You can also activate this function by clicking the Toggle Direct Cursor Mode icon on the Tools bar or by choosing the Edit - Direct Cursor Mode command in a text document.

Inxertar (sacante en documentu HTML)

Define les propiedaes d'inxertamientu del cursor directu. Si fai clic en cualquier posiciĆ³n del documentu va poder escribir o inxertar un pĆ”rrafu nuevu esactamente nesa posiciĆ³n. Les propiedaes d'esti pĆ”rrafu dependen de la opciĆ³n escoyida. Pue escoyer les opciones siguientes:

AlliniaciĆ³n de pĆ”rrafu

Sets the paragraph alignment when the direct cursor is used. Depending on where the mouse is clicked, the paragraph is formatted left aligned, centered or right aligned. The cursor before the mouse-click shows, by means of a triangle, which alignment is set.

Marxe esquierdu del pƔrrafu

When the direct cursor is used, the left paragraph indent is set at the horizontal position where you click the direct cursor. The paragraph is left aligned.


When the direct cursor is used, as many tabs as necessary are added in the new paragraph until the clicked position is reached.

TabulaciĆ³n y espacios

When the Direct Cursor is used, a corresponding number of tabs and spaces are inserted in the new paragraph as necessary until the clicked position is reached.

Iconu de nota

Toles opciones d'inxertamientu refiƩrense namƔi al pƔrrafu actual que se ta creando col cursor directu.

Protected Areas - Enable cursor

Specifies that you can set the cursor in a protected area, but cannot make any changes.