Bug 50894 - FORMATTING: ListNum fields don't show up
Summary: FORMATTING: ListNum fields don't show up
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 44319
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.5.4 release
Hardware: All All
: high normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-06-08 13:17 UTC by Chris Nelson
Modified: 2015-03-04 22:35 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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The attached document has three lines containing only one ListNum field each. They should show up as "1)", "2)", and "3)". (38.00 KB, application/msword)
2012-06-08 13:17 UTC, Chris Nelson
Screen shot of document in Word 2010 (12.20 KB, image/png)
2012-06-21 06:05 UTC, Chris Nelson
A more verbose sample document (39.00 KB, application/msword)
2012-06-21 06:09 UTC, Chris Nelson
ListNumTest2.doc as viewed in Word (26.32 KB, image/png)
2012-06-21 06:10 UTC, Chris Nelson
ListNumTest2.doc as viewed in Libre Office Writer (62.50 KB, image/png)
2012-06-21 06:11 UTC, Chris Nelson

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Description Chris Nelson 2012-06-08 13:17:26 UTC
Created attachment 62816 [details]
The attached document has three lines containing only one ListNum field each.  They should show up as "1)", "2)", and "3)".

Problem description: 

Steps to reproduce:
1. Create a document in Microsoft Word (2007 or 2010)
2. Insert ListNum fields, I used NumberDefault format
3. Save the document
4. Open the doucment in LibreOffice (or OpenOffice)

Current behavior:

The document appears blank

Expected behavior:

Sequential numbers should appear.

Platform (if different from the browser): 
Browser: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux x86_64; rv:13.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/13.0
Comment 1 bfoman (inactive) 2012-06-21 05:56:50 UTC
Confirmed with:
Build ID: own W7 debug build
Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit

The document appears blank. In Word 2010 as expected.
Comment 2 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 06:04:05 UTC
I downloaded the document from the ticket and opened it in "Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 Version 14.0.6112.5000 (32-bit)"  I see:


I'll attach a screen shot.
Comment 3 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 06:05:06 UTC
Created attachment 63293 [details]
Screen shot of document in Word 2010
Comment 4 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 06:09:50 UTC
Created attachment 63294 [details]
A more verbose sample document
Comment 5 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 06:10:21 UTC
Created attachment 63295 [details]
ListNumTest2.doc as viewed in Word
Comment 6 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 06:11:04 UTC
Created attachment 63296 [details]
ListNumTest2.doc as viewed in Libre Office Writer

Note the lack of numbers at the beginning of the list lines.
Comment 7 bfoman (inactive) 2012-06-21 07:11:47 UTC
Just to be clear - I have reproduced your problem with attachment 62816 [details]. Thanks for additional files anyway.
Comment 8 Chris Nelson 2012-06-21 07:14:03 UTC
Ahh, I read too quickly and didn't see the period in the middle of your comment so I read it as "blank in Word as expected."
Comment 9 sasha.libreoffice 2012-11-09 13:18:28 UTC
[Reproduced] with first attachment
in 3.6.3 on RFR 17 64 bit
in 3.4.2 on Windows XP 32 bit
Comment 10 QA Administrators 2015-01-05 17:51:10 UTC
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Comment 11 Buovjaga 2015-01-21 09:40:12 UTC
Still reproduced.

Win 7 Pro 64-bit Version:
Build ID: 07e84cae983c08afdba03018413a19d01abb3006
TinderBox: Win-x86@62-TDF, Branch:MASTER, Time: 2015-01-19_06:15:38
Comment 12 John 2015-03-04 15:00:16 UTC
Also reported as bug 44319
Comment 13 Joel Madero 2015-03-04 22:35:36 UTC
Thanks John for that input. Marking as such.

Great work finding the dupe - if you haven't already come say hello, we'd love to see you (and everyone on this bug) in the QA chat channel:


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 44319 ***