Text Formatting Bar
To display the Text Formatting Bar, place the cursor inside a text object.
- 1 Font Name
- 2 Font Size
- 3 Bold
- 4 Italic
- 5 Underline
- 6 Left
- 7 Center
- 8 Right
- 9 Justify
- 10 Increase Spacing
- 11 Decrease Spacing
- 12 Bullets On/Off
- 13 Move Up
- 14 Move Down
- 15 Text running from left to right
- 16 Text running from top to bottom
Allows you to select a font name from the list or enter a font name directly.
You can enter several fonts, separated by semicolons. LibreOffice uses each named font in succession if the previous fonts are not available.
Allows you to choose between different font sizes from the list, or to enter a size manually.
Makes the selected text bold. If the cursor is in a word, the entire word is made bold. If the selection or word is already bold, the formatting is removed.
Makes the selected text italic. If the cursor is in a word, the entire word is made italic. If the selection or word is already italic, the formatting is removed.
Underlines or removes underlining from the selected text.
Aligns the selected paragraph(s) to the left page margin.
Centers the selected paragraph(s) on the page.
Aligns the selected paragraph(s) to the right page margin.
Aligns the selected paragraph(s) to the left and the right page margins. If you want, you can also specify the alignment options for the last line of a paragraph by choosing Format - Paragraph - Alignment.
Click the Increase Spacing icon to increase the paragraph spacing above the selected paragraph.
Click the Decrease Spacing icon to decrease the paragraph spacing above the selected paragraph.
Assigns bullet points to the selected paragraphs, or removes them from bulleted paragraphs.
Moves the selected paragraph up one level in the numbering or bullets hierarchy.
Moves the selected paragraph down one level in a numbering or bullets hierarchy.
Positions the selected paragraph before the one above it.
Positions the selected paragraph after the one below it.
Changes the font and the font formatting for the selected characters.
Modifies the format of the current paragraph, such as indents and alignment.
Adds numbering or bullets to the current paragraph, and lets you edit format of the numbering or bullets.
Asian Language Support
These commands can only be accessed after you enable support for Asian languages in Tools - Options' - Language Settings - Languages'.
Specifies the horizontal direction of the text.
|Text direction from left to right|
Specifies the vertical direction of the text.
|Text direction from top to bottom|
Increases the font size of the selected text.
Reduces the font size of the selected text.