Specify the font effects that you want to use.
Sets the colour for the selected text. If you select Automatic, the text colour is set to black for light backgrounds and to white for dark backgrounds.
To change the colour of a text selection, select the text that you want to change, and click the Font Colour icon. To apply a different colour, click the arrow next to the Font Colour icon, and then select the colour that you want to use.
If you click the Font Colour icon before you select text, the paint can cursor will appear. To change the colour of text, select the text with the paint can cursor. To change the colour of a single word, double-click in a word. To apply a different colour, click the arrow next to the Font Colour icon, and then select the colour that you want to use.
To undo the last change, right-click.
To exit the paint can mode, click once, or press the Esc key.
The text colour is ignored when printing, if the Print text in black check box is selected in LibreOffice Writer - Print in the Options dialogue box.
The text colour is ignored on screen, if the Use automatic font colour for screen display check box is marked in LibreOffice - PreferencesTools - Options - LibreOffice - Accessibility.
Sets the transparency of the character text. The value 100% means entirely transparent, while 0% means not transparent at all.
Transparency cannot be set for Paragraph Style and Character Style.
Select the overlining style that you want to apply. To apply the overlining to words only, select the Individual Words box.
Select the colour for the overlining.
Select a strikethrough style for the selected text.
If you save your document in Microsoft Word format, all of the strikethrough styles are converted to the single line style.
Select the underlining style that you want to apply. To apply the underlining to words only, select the Individual Words box.
If you apply underlining to a superscript text, the underlining is raised to the level of the superscript. If the superscript is contained in a word with normal text, the underlining is not raised.
Select the colour for the underlining.
Applies the selected effect only to words and ignores spaces.
Select the font effects that you want to apply.
The following capitalisation effects are available:
Without - No effect is applied.
Makes the selected characters blink. You cannot change the blink frequency.
Hides the selected characters. To display the hidden text, ensure that is selected in the View menu. You can also choose - LibreOffice Writer - Formatting Aids and select Hidden characters.
Select a relief effect to apply to the selected text. The embossed relief makes the characters appear as if they are raised above the page. The engraved relief makes the characters appear as if they are pressed into the page.
Displays the outline of the selected characters. This effect does not work with every font.
Adds a shadow that casts below and to the right of the selected characters.
Select a character to display over or below the entire length of the selected text.
Specify where to display the emphasis marks.