Bug 123783 - Figure from .docx looses the top text
Summary: Figure from .docx looses the top text
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: DOCX-Canvas-Shape
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Reported: 2019-03-01 10:10 UTC by Marco A.G.Pinto
Modified: 2023-08-17 07:20 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Text vanishes on top (45.03 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document)
2019-03-01 10:10 UTC, Marco A.G.Pinto
Minimized test file from Word 13 (16.19 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document)
2019-03-11 14:37 UTC, Gabor Kelemen (allotropia)
Screenshot of the minimized example in Word and LO 6.3 (62.59 KB, image/png)
2019-03-11 14:39 UTC, Gabor Kelemen (allotropia)

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Description Marco A.G.Pinto 2019-03-01 10:10:17 UTC
Created attachment 149672 [details]
Text vanishes on top


The text in the top of the figure disappears partially.

I am using LO
Comment 1 Dieter 2019-03-01 10:30:21 UTC
I confirm the difference between MSO 2016 and

Version: (x64)
Build ID: f42554a1886ebe49170c25096dc3281b2c7bb1f4
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
TinderBox: Win-x86_64@42, Branch:master, Time: 2019-02-08_22:37:30
Locale: en-US (de_DE); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded

Additinal information:
if you save it as doxc and reopen it, it looks terrible.
Comment 2 Gabor Kelemen (allotropia) 2019-03-11 14:37:27 UTC
Created attachment 149885 [details]
Minimized test file from Word 13

There is a canvas object in the original which contains multiple shapes and one of the shapes contains a formula - which disappears in current-ish 6.3 master.
Comment 3 Gabor Kelemen (allotropia) 2019-03-11 14:39:24 UTC
Created attachment 149886 [details]
Screenshot of the minimized example in Word and LO 6.3
Comment 4 Gabor Kelemen (allotropia) 2019-03-11 14:40:56 UTC
This is more like an OOXML-shape bug than an OLE one.
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2023-08-09 03:13:44 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Dieter 2023-08-17 07:20:21 UTC
Still present in

Version: (X86_64) / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: e25e27c85ed970cdb97c468bdac86c80964f4231
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19045; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI: en-GB
Calc: CL threaded