You can apply numbering to a paragraph manually or with a paragraph style.
To apply numbering manually, click in the paragraph, and then click theicon on the Bar.
You cannot apply manual numbering to paragraphs that are listed under "Special Styles" in the Styles window.
When you press Enter in a numbered or bulleted list, \<item type=\"productname\"\>LibreOffice\</item\> automatically numbers the next paragraph. To remove the numbering or bullet from the new paragraph, press Enter again.
To change the hierarchical level of a bullet in a list, click in front of the paragraph, then press the Tab key.
To change the bullets or numbering format for the current paragraph only, select a character or word in the paragraph, choose Bullets and Numbering, and then click a new format.
To change the bullet or numbering format for all paragraphs in the list, ensure that the cursor is in the list, choose Bullets and Numbering, and then click a new format.
To apply the same bullet or numbering format to all paragraphs in the list, select all paragraphs, choose Bullets and Numbering, and then click a format.
You can also use the commands on the Bullets and Numbering toolbar to edit a numbered or bulleted list. To change the numbering or bullet format, click the Bullets and Numbering icon.
Paragraph Styles give you greater control over numbering that you apply in a document. When you change the numbering format of the style, all paragraphs using the style are automatically updated.
Choose, and then click the icon.
Right-click the paragraph style that you want to apply numbering to, and then choose \<emph\>Modify\</emph\>.
In the \<emph\>Numbering Styles\</emph\> box, select the type of numbering that you want to use.
Apply the style to the paragraphs that you want to add numbering to.