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Bug 70513 - EDITING: Function Wizard locks other open spreadsheets
Summary: EDITING: Function Wizard locks other open spreadsheets
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Calc (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: Other All
: medium minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Blocks: Function-Wizard
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Reported: 2013-10-15 22:12 UTC by John Smith
Modified: 2019-12-03 14:12 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description John Smith 2013-10-15 22:12:05 UTC
Problem description: If you have two or more spreadsheets open and you open the Function Wizard in one of them and then go to another open spreadsheet, then that spreadsheet is locked and no editing can be done in it.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open two instances of Calc.
2. Open the Function Wizard in one of them using any valid method.
3. Move to the second spreadsheet.

Current behavior:The second spreadsheet is locked and can't be edited.

Expected behavior:That editing can be carried out in the second spreadsheet.

Operating System: Windows XP
Version: release
Comment 1 Dominique Boutry 2013-10-24 12:44:46 UTC
Reproduced with LibO on Win7.

A number of other wizards/dialogs I tested ("create diagram", "save under", etc) don't show this characteristic. I can't commit myself on the exhaustivity of the test...
Comment 2 sophie 2013-11-07 15:43:26 UTC
Confirmed using 4.1.3 version under Ubuntu 13.10 - Set as New, changed plateform to all, no duplicate found- Sophie
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2015-04-19 03:20:31 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Buovjaga 2015-06-15 12:16:29 UTC
Still true.

Win 7 Pro 64-bit Version:
Build ID: 01a189abcd9a4ca472a74b3b2c000c9338fc2c91
TinderBox: Win-x86@39, Branch:master, Time: 2015-06-14_07:46:28
Locale: fi-FI (fi_FI)
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2016-09-20 10:01:03 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 QA Administrators 2019-12-03 14:12:30 UTC
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