Open Office - Change the measurement unit in Writer

April 2018

The default mesurement unit used by Open Office writer is the "Inch", if you want to change it simply
Open Open Office Writer
  • Click on the Tooks menu> Options
  • Expand the Writer section > General
  • In the right panel, in the "Settings" section, next to Measurement unit, simply select the unit you want to use.

Published by jak58. Latest update on December 7, 2010 at 03:28 PM by jak58.
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