Bug 131538 - FILESAVE DOCX XLSX file embedded as OLE icon does not open in Word
Summary: FILESAVE DOCX XLSX file embedded as OLE icon does not open in Word
Status: UNCONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
Version:
(earliest affected)
5.1.0.3 release
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Keywords: filter:docx
Depends on:
Blocks: DOCX-OLE-Objects
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Reported: 2020-03-24 14:50 UTC by NISZ LibreOffice Team
Modified: 2020-08-22 08:13 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Attachments
Example file from Writer (29.02 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2020-03-24 14:50 UTC, NISZ LibreOffice Team
Details
The original file saved by Writer (18.71 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document)
2020-03-24 14:53 UTC, NISZ LibreOffice Team
Details
Screenshot of the problem in Word (66.63 KB, image/png)
2020-03-24 14:54 UTC, NISZ LibreOffice Team
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Description NISZ LibreOffice Team 2020-03-24 14:50:17 UTC
Created attachment 158942 [details]
Example file from Writer

Attached odt file contains XLSX and XLS file embedded as OLE icon.
When this is saved as DOCX Word cannot open the embedded files, although Writer does open them.


Steps to reproduce:
1.	In Writer choose Insert – Object – OLE Object.
2.	Choose Create from file, select an existing XLSX/XLS file
3.	Check the “Display as icon” box.
4.	The file is inserted as an icon.
5.	Save as DOCX and open in Word

Actual results:
Double clicking on the file in Word gives an error message.

Expected results:
Embedded file is opened by Excel for editing.

LibreOffice details:
Version: 7.0.0.0.alpha0+ (x64)
Build ID: 8e323fcacebad1afe9d867b846722a6b9bf20f78
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.3 Build 9600; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
Locale: hu-HU (hu_HU); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: CL

Also happens in:
Verzió: 6.0.0.3
Build az.: 64a0f66915f38c6217de274f0aa8e15618924765
CPU szálak: 4; OS: Windows 6.3; Felületmegjelenítés: alapértelmezett; 
Területi beállítások: hu-HU (hu_HU); Calc: CL

Version: 5.1.0.3
Build ID: 5e3e00a007d9b3b6efb6797a8b8e57b51ab1f737
CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Windows 6.2; UI Render: default; 
Locale: en-US (hu_HU)

Before that only a replacement image was exported.
Comment 1 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2020-03-24 14:53:31 UTC
Created attachment 158943 [details]
The original file saved by Writer
Comment 2 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2020-03-24 14:54:45 UTC
Created attachment 158944 [details]
Screenshot of the problem in Word
Comment 3 Dieter 2020-03-27 08:16:43 UTC
(In reply to NISZ LibreOffice Team from comment #0)
> Created attachment 158942 [details]
> Example file from Writer
> 
> Attached odt file contains XLSX and XLS file embedded as OLE icon.
> When this is saved as DOCX Word cannot open the embedded files, although
> Writer does open them.

I can't confirm it with

Version: 6.3.5.2 (x64)
Build-ID: dd0751754f11728f69b42ee2af66670068624673
CPU-Threads: 4; BS: Windows 10.0; UI-Render: Standard; VCL: win; 
Gebietsschema: de-DE (de_DE); UI-Sprache: de-DE
Calc: threaded

and MS Word 2016
Comment 4 Buovjaga 2020-06-15 18:47:10 UTC
NISZ: are you using MSO 2013 or...?
Comment 5 NISZ LibreOffice Team 2020-06-30 12:36:40 UTC
(In reply to Buovjaga from comment #4)
> NISZ: are you using MSO 2013 or...?

Yes the screenshot is on 2013. Have not checked on newer version.