LibreOffice 7.5 Help
In a Master document, you can switch the Navigator between normal view and master view.
The Navigator lists the main components of the master document. If you rest the mouse pointer over a name of a sub-document in the list, the full path of the sub-document is displayed.
The master view in the Navigator displays the following icons:
Switches between master view and normal view.
Toggle Master View
Edit the contents of the component selected in the Navigator list. If the selection is a file, the file is opened for editing. If the selection is an index, the Index dialog is opened.
Click and choose the contents that you want to update.
Updates the contents of the selection.
Updates all indexes.
Updates all links.
Updates all contents.
This command is found by right-clicking an inserted file in the Navigator. Changes the link properties for the selected file.
Inserts a file, an index, or a new document into the master document.
You can also insert files into the master document by dragging a file from your desktop and dropping on the master view of the Navigator.
Inserts an index or a table of contents into the master document.
Inserts one or more existing files into the master document.
Creates and inserts a new sub-document. When you create a new document, you are prompted to enter the file name and the location where you want to save the document.
Inserts a new paragraph in the master document where you can enter text. You cannot insert text next to an existing text entry in the Navigator.
Saves a copy of the contents of the linked files in the master document. This ensures that the current contents are available when the linked files cannot be accessed.
Save Contents as well
Moves the selection up one position in the Navigator list. You can also move entries by dragging and dropping them in the list. If you move a text section onto another text section, the text sections are merged.
Moves the selection down one position in the Navigator list. You can also move entries by dragging and dropping them in the list. If you move a text section onto another text section, the text sections are merged.
This command is found by right-clicking an item in the Navigator. Deletes the selection from the Navigator list and the master document, but does not delete the subdocument file.