OT - Inserting fields in Libreoffice forms

Wade Smart wadesmart at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 01:25:30 UTC 2015

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On Wed, Dec 9, 2015 at 7:19 PM, P. Echols <p.echo926 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
> I am hoping someone here might be able to point me in the correct direction.
> I have a set of forms in which the same information appears several times.
> Example, an name.  I'd like to set them up so that I can fill in the name in
> the form once, and then everywhere it is referenced in the form will have
> the same text.
> I tried reading up on the "fields" function, but it isn't clear how to use
> it or if that is even the right way to do what I need.  Does anyone have any
> thoughts or a pointer to a relevant website?
> thanks

A1 = your name
You want, say, C3 = equal your name also.

In C3 you put =A1.

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