On 16.03.2012 16:31, Shari wrote on email@example.com:
[...] AutoFilter is or should be a /quick
/way to drill down information. Not a tickbox with multiple choices,
that's more in line with the standard filter.
Below shows the increase in steps, however the time increase when
you are working with over 600 rows of independent data means I'm
going from a second to seconds, which adds up quickly when you do
this hundreds of times in a day.
Again I appreciate the redesign, I just think it replaced the wrong
thing. Quick easy access is what the autofilter is for. Add an
additional filter, or replace the standard filter with the new one.
This update has decreased my functionality, and ADDED unnecessary
time to my workday.
Full message from Shari:
I have several users, also heavily complaining about the new
AutoFilter. In fact, for the very most use cases the new AutoFilter
is much more time consuming than it was before.
Unfortunately I do not have the time and skills to start a serious
initiative for reintroducing the old version of AutoFilter.
Is anyone around who follows the opinion on the new AutoFilter and
is able and willing to file a bug and promote an improvement by
reconstituting the well-proven old version of AutoFilter?
...or at least forward this to the appropriate mailing list, if this
should be wrong here. ;-)
LibreOffice - Die Freiheit nehm' ich mir!
Unsubscribe instructions: E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.documentfoundation.org/www/discuss/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted
- [tdf-discuss] Calc AutoFilter change is a regression in usability · Stefan Weigel
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy