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To reverse this setting:
 
To reverse this setting:
  
# Select '''Tools > AutoCorrect''' and then the '''Options''' tab.
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* Select '''Tools > AutoCorrect Options''' and then the '''Options''' tab.
# Near the top of the list, uncheck the box next to "Capitalize first letter of every sentence"
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* Near the top of the list, uncheck the '''[T]''' box next to "Capitalize first letter of every sentence".
# Click '''OK''' at the bottom of the dialog to apply the change.  
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* Click '''OK''' at the bottom of the dialog to apply the change.  
  
 
Learn more about removing automatic corrections:  [[Documentation/FAQ/Writer/AutomaticFunctions/How do I turn off automatic correction and formatting?|How do I turn off automatic correction and formatting?]].  
 
Learn more about removing automatic corrections:  [[Documentation/FAQ/Writer/AutomaticFunctions/How do I turn off automatic correction and formatting?|How do I turn off automatic correction and formatting?]].  

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How do I stop OpenOffice.org from changing the first letter of a word to uppercase?

When lower case text is typed, OpenOffice.org changes the first letter to uppercase. How do I reverse this setting?


This setting is designed to correct sentences mistakenly typed starting with a lower case letter.

To reverse this setting:

  • Select Tools > AutoCorrect Options and then the Options tab.
  • Near the top of the list, uncheck the [T] box next to "Capitalize first letter of every sentence".
  • Click OK at the bottom of the dialog to apply the change.

Learn more about removing automatic corrections: How do I turn off automatic correction and formatting?.


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