Openoffice display

Thomas Kaiser ubuntu at
Fri Feb 1 17:23:49 UTC 2008

Bart Silverstrim wrote:
> When I open a writer document, things seem to be working fine.
> When I open oocalc, the resulting window is full screen with no border. 
>   I can work in the cells and work with menus, but I can't make it 
> display as a window.  If I open a dialog box (i.e., print), I have to 
> alt-tab to the dialog box because it's hidden in the background.  My 
> menus at the top and bottom of the window are hidden as well.
> If I rotate the cube to another window, open another application (like 
> firefox) and move it to the spreadsheet-covered desktop, it's hidden 
> until I alt-tab. Then when FF is displayed I can see my gnome-desktop 
> menu bar and application bar at the top and bottom of the display.  Go 
> back to the spreadsheet and they are once again hidden in the background.
> I renamed my .openoffice.org2 directory in ~, and that didn't seem to 
> affect this behavior.
> Anyone else see this or know what may be corrupted?

How about CTRL + SHIFT + J to go out of full screen?



More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list