Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 140067
No document templates in desktop menu
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:55 EST
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Description of problem:
There are no document templates in the desktop menu, like there are in
KDE. The only choice is for creating a document on the desktop is
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Right click on GNOME desktop.
2. Select "Create Document" from flyout menu.
3. See "No templates installed" and "Empty Document"
Expected Results: Ther should be choices in the menu, like Text
Document, the OpenOffice.org stuff, etc.
OK, very embarrassed here. I READ THE ONLINE HELP (doh), which simply
states that you can create templates from documents that you
frequently create... create an empty document and save it in a folder
called Templates in your home directory, and it will appear on the
In order to save a little bit of face, I would still suggest that
maybe some basic templates be included in the menu.