Bug 130577 - FILEOPEN: XLSX import looses defined range definitions
FILEOPEN: XLSX import looses defined range definitions
 Status: NEW None LibreOffice Unclassified Calc (show other bugs) 6.3.1.2 release All All medium normal Not Assigned filter:xlsx XLSX-DataRange Show dependency tree / graph

 Reported: 2020-02-11 06:42 UTC by Steve Edmonds 2022-03-12 14:02 UTC (History) 2 users (show) 79045_79045 steve

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XLSX file with named ranges (436.01 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet)
2020-02-11 06:45 UTC, Steve Edmonds
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 Steve Edmonds 2020-02-11 06:42:53 UTC Description: Importing an XLSX file with defined ranges in formulae results in the defined name in the formulae but no cell reference and hence Error 508 Steps to Reproduce: 1.Open attached file 2.refer cell D40 (and others) 3. Actual Results: Err 508 Expected Results: Result of equation Reproducible: Always User Profile Reset: No Additional Info: Steve Edmonds 2020-02-11 06:45:48 UTC Created attachment 157785 [details] XLSX file with named ranges From http://radiganengineering.com/download/708/ Steve Edmonds 2020-02-11 06:57:56 UTC The problem seems to be that excel allows name ranges that Calc does not. I.e. H_o/t, \delta Naming Convention for Named Ranges in Excel There are certain naming rules you need to know while creating Named Ranges in Excel: The first character of a Named Range should be a letter and underscore character(_), or a backslash(\). If it’s anything else, it will show an error. The remaining characters can be letters, numbers, special characters, period, or underscore. You can not use names that also represent cell references in Excel. For example, you can’t use AB1 as it is also a cell reference. You can’t use spaces while creating named ranges. For example, you can’t have Sales Rep as a named range. If you want to combine two words and create a Named Range, use an underscore, period or uppercase characters to create it. For example, you can have Sales_Rep, SalesRep, or SalesRep. While creating named ranges, Excel treats uppercase and lowercase the same way. For example, if you create a named range SALES, then you will not be able to create another named range such as ‘sales’ or ‘Sales’. A Named Range can be up to 255 characters long. Durgapriyanka 2020-02-11 17:05:36 UTC Thank you for reporting the bug. I can confirm the bug present in Version: 6.4.0.0.alpha1+ (x86) Build ID: ec7374ff84c71edfbb30d6e4dc5b486b6df7107f CPU threads: 2; OS: Windows 6.1 Service Pack 1 Build 7601; UI render: default; VCL: win; TinderBox: Win-x86@42, Branch:master, Time: 2019-11-10_21:37:30 Locale: en-US (en_US); UI-Language: en-US Calc: threaded and in LibreOffice 3.3.0 OOO330m19 (Build:6) tag libreoffice-3.3.0.4 QA Administrators 2022-02-11 03:40:45 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete) Dear Steve Edmonds, To make sure we're focusing on the bugs that affect our users today, LibreOffice QA is asking bug reporters and confirmers to retest open, confirmed bugs which have not been touched for over a year. There have been thousands of bug fixes and commits since anyone checked on this bug report. During that time, it's possible that the bug has been fixed, or the details of the problem have changed. We'd really appreciate your help in getting confirmation that the bug is still present. If you have time, please do the following: Test to see if the bug is still present with the latest version of LibreOffice from https://www.libreoffice.org/download/ If the bug is present, please leave a comment that includes the information from Help - About LibreOffice. If the bug is NOT present, please set the bug's Status field to RESOLVED-WORKSFORME and leave a comment that includes the information from Help - About LibreOffice. Please DO NOT Update the version field Reply via email (please reply directly on the bug tracker) Set the bug's Status field to RESOLVED - FIXED (this status has a particular meaning that is not appropriate in this case) If you want to do more to help you can test to see if your issue is a REGRESSION. To do so: 1. Download and install oldest version of LibreOffice (usually 3.3 unless your bug pertains to a feature added after 3.3) from https://downloadarchive.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/old/ 2. Test your bug 3. Leave a comment with your results. 4a. If the bug was present with 3.3 - set version to 'inherited from OOo'; 4b. If the bug was not present in 3.3 - add 'regression' to keyword Feel free to come ask questions or to say hello in our QA chat: https://web.libera.chat/?settings=#libreoffice-qa Thank you for helping us make LibreOffice even better for everyone! Warm Regards, QA Team MassPing-UntouchedBug Roman Kuznetsov 2022-03-12 14:01:47 UTC still repro in Version: 7.4.0.0.alpha0+ (x64) / LibreOffice Community Build ID: 3ccc4c123f5e78e0204d11abeab2d1a74278ca3e CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19043; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win Locale: ru-RU (ru_RU); UI: en-US Calc: threaded