Bug 120569 - Custom Animation Sound Effect Not Played After ODP File Moved To Another Location
Summary: Custom Animation Sound Effect Not Played After ODP File Moved To Another Loca...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Object-Animations
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Reported: 2018-10-13 16:44 UTC by Luke
Modified: 2021-02-16 04:10 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Presentation created in Windows (12.37 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.presentation)
2018-10-13 16:46 UTC, Luke
Presentation created in Linux (13.02 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.presentation)
2018-10-13 16:47 UTC, Luke

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Description Luke 2018-10-13 16:44:57 UTC
This is a spin off of Bug 40780. If you create an impress presentation with animation sound effects in Windows those sound effect will not play in  Linux and vice versa. 

Steps to Reproduce:
1. In Windows create a new Impress presentation
2. Insert a shape
3. Add a Custom Animation
4. Add a sound effect Animation Options -> Enhancement -> Sound
5. Preview the sound to verify it works
6. Save
7. Copy the presentation to Linux
8. Open
9. Animation Options -> Enhancement -> Sound
10. Preview the sound effect

Expected Results:
Sound effect will play

Actual Results
No sound will play in Linux with Windows file or play in Windows with a Linux created file.

Note: In Linux, neither the animation preview nor the actual slideshow will play the sound. This is covered in Bug 40780. 

bug 40780, comment 31 discusses how the sound file name may be incorrectly saved.
Comment 1 Luke 2018-10-13 16:46:43 UTC
Created attachment 145680 [details]
Presentation created in Windows
Comment 2 Luke 2018-10-13 16:47:26 UTC
Created attachment 145682 [details]
Presentation created in Linux
Comment 3 Luke 2018-10-13 17:16:59 UTC
Moved windows file locally and sounds played. Moved file to another Windows machine, and sound did not play in preview. 

When the sound does not play, it shows up as a duplicate at the bottom of the sound list.
Comment 4 Buovjaga 2018-10-14 06:40:01 UTC
NEW per spin off
Comment 6 Luke 2019-01-08 23:38:32 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 7 QA Administrators 2021-02-16 04:10:04 UTC
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