LibreOffice 7.5 Help
LibreOffice can automatically recognize numbers or dates that you enter into a table cell, converting them from text to an appropriate number format. Useto change the display of the entered value.
To enable or disable this feature, do one of the following:
When this feature is on, a check mark is displayed in front of thecommand.
Choose LibreOffice - PreferencesTools - Options - , and select or clear the check box.
This feature applies globally to all tables in all documents. When enabled, typing a date or number into a table cell will result in automatic formatting. Enabling and disabling this feature does not change existing data formatting.