Bug 65257 - [FILESAVE] DOCX export of background color
Summary: [FILESAVE] DOCX export of background color
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Adam CloudOn
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: BSA target:4.2.0
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Reported: 2013-06-02 08:12 UTC by Adam CloudOn
Modified: 2013-06-03 09:14 UTC (History)
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Description Adam CloudOn 2013-06-02 08:12:32 UTC
Problem description: 
When exporting to DOCX a document with background color - it is not exported to the DOCX.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Create a new document using Writer
2. Set the document's background color to RED
3. Save the document as NEW.DOCX
4. Open NEW.DOCX in Word
5. No background color

Current behavior:
Background color is not exported to DOCX

Expected behavior:
Background color (of the 'default page style') should be exported to the DOCX
Operating System: Windows 8
Version: release
Comment 1 Jorendc 2013-06-02 11:38:28 UTC
Marking it as NEW, see Bug 48212 :-).

Kind regards,
Comment 2 Commit Notification 2013-06-03 08:03:13 UTC
Adam Co committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


fdo#65257 : DOCX not exporting background color

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
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Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.