Editing and deleting sections
You can edit a sectionâ€™s attributes and formatting, and you can also delete sections.
Selecting a section
To select the section that you want to edit or delete, follow these steps:
From the main menu, choose Format > Sections. The Edit Sections dialog box (Figure 108) opens.
The name of the current section appears in the Section area, in the field above the list box. If you want to edit or delete a different section, click the name of the desired section in the list. The selected section becomes the current section, and its name appears in the field above the list box.
Editing section attributes
To rename the current section, simply type over its name in the Section area.
From the Edit Sections dialog box, you can also edit the current sectionâ€™s link, write-protect, and hide attributes. To learn how to edit these attributes, see:
â€œLinking sectionsâ€ on page 96.
â€œWrite-protecting sectionsâ€ on page 97.
â€œHiding sectionsâ€ on page 97.
To delete the current section, click the Removebutton.
Writer will not prompt you to confirm the delete! To undo a delete, click the Cancel button.
Editing the format of a section
To edit the format of the current section, click the Options button. The Options dialog box (Figure 108) opens.
The Options dialog box has four tabbed pages: Columns, Indents, Background, and Footnotes/Endnotes. To learn how to use these pages, see:
â€œUsing the Columns pageâ€ on page 98.
â€œUsing the Indents pageâ€ on page 98.
â€œUsing the Background pageâ€ on page 100.
â€œUsing the Footnotes/Endnotes pageâ€ on page 99.
To reset a page to its most recently saved settings, click the Reset button.
To save your Options settings and return to the Edit Sections dialog box, click OK.