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Bug 121834 - FILEOPEN DOCX Word Header looks different in Writer
Summary: FILEOPEN DOCX Word Header looks different in Writer
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
5.0 all versions
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: bibisected, bisected, regression
Depends on:
Blocks: DOCX-Header-Footer
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Reported: 2018-11-30 22:29 UTC by Ettore Atalan
Modified: 2019-12-06 14:35 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Source: (377.62 KB, application/zip)
2018-11-30 22:29 UTC, Ettore Atalan
Source: (1.06 MB, application/pdf)
2018-11-30 22:30 UTC, Ettore Atalan
Exported from LO Writer (91.31 KB, application/pdf)
2018-11-30 22:30 UTC, Ettore Atalan

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Description Ettore Atalan 2018-11-30 22:29:23 UTC
Created attachment 147182 [details]


the imported DOCX looks much different in LibreOffice Writer and in Microsoft Word. See the exported PDFs.

Comment 2 Ettore Atalan 2018-11-30 22:30:34 UTC
Created attachment 147184 [details]
Exported from LO Writer
Comment 3 Durgapriyanka 2018-11-30 23:49:17 UTC
I can confirm that the bug is present in

Build ID: 0c292870b25a325b5ed35f6b45599d2ea4458e77
CPU threads: 2; OS: Windows 6.1; UI render: default; 
Locale: en-US (en_US); Calc: group
Comment 4 Xisco Faulí 2018-12-05 15:54:56 UTC
Regression introduced by:

author	László Németh <>	2015-05-04 14:48:48 +0200
committer	László Németh <>	2015-05-04 14:59:22 +0200
commit	da0c3b50c79697dd595b00922ede004b9f2960f4 (patch)
tree	2cebca23d098ab473d01bbec089790ec9afc1cc1
parent	10d55afd403c3379ea418c61f2c7e9fb68aad580 (diff)
tdf#91077 don't import shapes from discarded DOCX header/footer

Bisected with: bibisect-50max

Adding Cc: to László Németh
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2019-12-06 04:18:03 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Ettore Atalan 2019-12-06 14:35:56 UTC
This problem still persists in LibreOffice 6.3.3.