Bug 67830 - FILEOPEN DOCX Theme colors are not supported
Summary: FILEOPEN DOCX Theme colors are not supported
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other All
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Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:docx
Depends on:
Blocks: DOCX OOXML-Doc-Themes
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Reported: 2013-08-06 14:41 UTC by Sven-Jacobi
Modified: 2023-02-09 18:54 UTC (History)
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demo document showing some theme colors (6.50 KB, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document)
2013-08-06 14:43 UTC, Sven-Jacobi

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Description Sven-Jacobi 2013-08-06 14:41:41 UTC
The docx import filter does not support theme colors. If the attached bugdoc is loaded within LibreOffice then everything is displayed with black color, correct would be to use theme colores as it is done by MS Word.
Comment 1 Sven-Jacobi 2013-08-06 14:43:02 UTC
Created attachment 83725 [details]
demo document showing some theme colors
Comment 2 Maxim Monastirsky 2013-08-07 05:00:17 UTC
Confirmed with LO on Ubuntu 13.04 (64-bit). Text is black in LO, while in Word 2010 it's colorful. It's known that LO currently doesn't support MS Office themes, see also bug 64232 that demonstrates the same issue from the font perspective.
Comment 3 Kevin Suo 2013-10-17 07:54:53 UTC
Reproducible in

May be related to Bug 64232, see my comment 16 there.
Comment 4 Teo91 2014-09-08 16:14:57 UTC
I opened the attached docx with MS Office 2010, saved as new file and then opened in LO 4.2.6: colours are correctly preserved.

Maybe the docx is created with Office 2007?
That MSO version leads lots of trouble with format compatibility.
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2015-10-14 19:58:22 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Buovjaga 2016-01-30 15:16:27 UTC

Win 7 Pro 64-bit Version:
Build ID: 9784ff3d878eaa21491fbd779e57d7d4710f5449
CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Windows 6.1; UI Render: default; 
TinderBox: Win-x86@39, Branch:master, Time: 2016-01-30_01:31:57
Locale: fi-FI (fi_FI)
Comment 7 QA Administrators 2017-12-11 08:54:48 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 8 QA Administrators 2021-03-25 04:25:54 UTC Comment hidden (spam)