The Gallery contains objects (graphics and sounds) that you can insert into your documents. The Gallery is available in all components of OpenOffice.org.
To open the Gallery, choose Tools > Gallery, or click the Gallery icon
. If the Gallery is open, these choices close it.
Graphics in the Gallery are grouped by themes, such as Bullets, Rulers, and Backgrounds. You can create other groups or themes.
The box on the left of the gallery window lists the available themes. Click on a theme to see its graphics displayed in the Gallery window.
The figures below show two views of one of the themes supplied with OpenOffice.org.
You have the option of Icon View or Detailed View for the Gallery, and you can hide or show the Gallery by clicking on the Hide button.
Icon view of one theme in the Gallery
Detailed view of the same theme in the Gallery