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Bug 121715 - FILEOPEN XLSX First page header changes to default header
Summary: FILEOPEN XLSX First page header changes to default header
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Calc (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:xlsx
Depends on:
Blocks: XLSX-Header-Footer
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Reported: 2018-11-26 13:25 UTC by NISZ LibreOffice Team
Modified: 2020-06-29 13:21 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

Screenshot of the original document side by side in Excel and Calc. (213.36 KB, image/png)
2018-11-26 13:26 UTC, NISZ LibreOffice Team
Example file from Excel (16.74 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet)
2018-11-26 13:26 UTC, NISZ LibreOffice Team

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Description NISZ LibreOffice Team 2018-11-26 13:25:30 UTC
First page header in XLSX documents created with Microsoft Excel 2010 changes to default header when the document is opened in LibreOffice Calc.

Steps to Reproduce:
    1. Create a new document in Microsoft Excel.
    2. Type text to A1 and L1 cells.
    3. On the Page Layout tab, in the Page Setup group, click the Dialog Box Launcher Button next to Page Setup.
    4. Select Header/Footer tab.
    5. Select Different first page.
    6. Click on Custom Header button.
    7. Click on Header tab.
    8. Type “Header” under Center section.
    9. Click on First Page Header tab.
    10. Type “First Page Header” under Center section.
    11. Click on OK button.
    12. Click on OK button.
    13. Save the file as XLSX.
    14. Open the same file in Calc.
    15. Compare the original file opened in Excel and Calc.

Actual Results:
First page header changes to default.

Expected Results:
First page header should be the same as in the original file when the document is opened in Excel.

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Comment 1 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2018-11-26 13:26:07 UTC
Created attachment 147041 [details]
Screenshot of the original document side by side in Excel and Calc.
Comment 2 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2018-11-26 13:26:30 UTC
Created attachment 147042 [details]
Example file from Excel
Comment 3 Xisco Faulí 2018-11-26 17:37:57 UTC
Reproduced in

Build ID: a63cd8bbe7cf881daa8dc7a7f32f3e5ac384e902
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: ca-ES (ca_ES.UTF-8); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded

Build ID: 3ca42d8d51174010d5e8a32b96e9b4c0b3730a53
Threads 4; Ver: 4.10; Render: default; 

Version (Build ID: efca6f15609322f62a35619619a6d5fe5c9bd5a)

LibreOffice 3.3.0 
OOO330m19 (Build:6)
tag libreoffice-
Comment 4 QA Administrators 2019-12-03 03:32:29 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 5 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2019-12-03 11:26:33 UTC
Still happens in: 
Version: (x64)
Build ID: 0faf74a58847a4b87ae43092fe1ca2011bbd1f90
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.3 Build 9600; UI render: GL; VCL: win; 
Locale: en-US (hu_HU); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: CL