Bug 50574 - FORMATTING: The program puts a hyphen in some words
Summary: FORMATTING: The program puts a hyphen in some words
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Windows (All)
: high normal
Assignee: amitoria
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-06-01 01:48 UTC by amitoria
Modified: 2015-02-09 04:56 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

SCREENSHOT OF BEHAVIOR (324.51 KB, image/jpeg)
2012-07-31 15:31 UTC, amitoria
SCREANSHOT 2 (521.25 KB, image/jpeg)
2012-07-31 15:33 UTC, amitoria
Document (104.00 KB, application/msword)
2012-07-31 15:57 UTC, amitoria

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Description amitoria 2012-06-01 01:48:41 UTC
Problem description: 

Steps to reproduce:
1. I open a document created in MS WORD(with *.doc extention). 
2. LibreOffice puts the hyphen in certain words of this document.

Current behavior: dashes in some words

Expected behavior: they should not be.

Platform (if different from the browser): 
Browser: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:12.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/12.0

OS: Win Xp sp3
Comment 1 Joel Madero 2012-07-31 15:01:50 UTC
We need a document showing this behavior. Marking as NEEDINFO.
Comment 2 amitoria 2012-07-31 15:31:44 UTC
Created attachment 64998 [details]
Comment 3 amitoria 2012-07-31 15:33:49 UTC
Created attachment 65000 [details]
Comment 4 Joel Madero 2012-07-31 15:39:14 UTC
Please attach the actual document not an image. Thanks
Comment 5 amitoria 2012-07-31 15:57:13 UTC
Created attachment 65003 [details]
Comment 6 QA Administrators 2013-05-27 16:54:32 UTC
Dear Bug Submitter,

This bug has been in NEEDINFO status with no change for at least 6 months. Please provide the requested information as soon as possible and mark the bug as UNCONFIRMED. Due to regular bug tracker maintenance, if the bug is still in NEEDINFO status with no change in 30 days the QA team will close the bug as INVALID due to lack of needed information.

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If you have already provided the requested information, please mark the bug as UNCONFIRMED so that the QA team knows that the bug is ready to be confirmed.

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QA Team
Comment 7 QA Administrators 2013-07-08 21:21:54 UTC
Dear Bug Submitter,

Please read this message in its entirety before proceeding.

Your bug report is being closed as INVALID due to inactivity and a lack of information which is needed in order to accurately reproduce and confirm the problem. We encourage you to retest your bug against the latest release. If the issue is still present in the latest stable release, we need the following information (please ignore any that you've already provided):

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