By submitting your email address, you agree to receive emails regarding relevant topic offers from TechTarget and its partners. You can withdraw your consent at any time. Contact TechTarget at 275 Grove Street, Newton, MA.
You can use macros in OpenOffice.org; how you use them or attach them is very flexible (and thus perhaps a bit more complex).
- Write a macro by choosing Tools > Macros > Organize Macros > OpenOffice.org Basic.
- Record a macro by choosing Tools > Macros > Record Macro.
- Attach a macro to a form component like a button. Add one by choosing View > Toolbars > Form Controls, click a control tool, and draw the control. Right-click on the component, choose Control, and assign the macro in the Events tab.
- Attach a macro to a keyboard shortcut, menu, or toolbar under Tools > Customize.
This link offers a huge number of resources for using macros.
Dig Deeper on Enterprise applications for Linux
Related Q&A from Solveig Haugland
Our expert tells you how to use search to find strings in OpenOffice.org's Calc.continue reading
An office suite expert describes how to use ODBC with OpenOffice 2.0.continue reading
An office suite expert describes where to find information on OpenOffice 2.0's use in the enterprise worldwide.continue reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.