Until now I have Office and LibreOffice installed in some systems and each application opened its default extensions.
Now, I have uninstalled Microsoft Office and I dont know how to predetermine LibreOffice to open Office extensions.
I need to do through msiexec command to do in unattended way.
I execute the following without success: msiexec /qn LibreOffice_4.0.5_Win_x86.msi REGISTER_ALL_MSO_TYPES=1
The problem is that the msiexec unattended command appears to not working when the product is installed.
However, it works correctly when is not installed.
Steps to reproduce:
1. Install Microsoft Office 2003 SP3
2. Install LibreOffice_4.0.5_Win_x86.msi without Office file extension association.
3. Uninstall Microsoft Office 2003 SP3
4. Try to associate installed LibreOffice to open Microsoft Office extensions. To that, run msiexec command like this:
msiexec.exe /qn /i LibreOffice_4.0.5_Win_x86.msi REGISTER_ALL_MSO_TYPES=1
No noticeable change in the configuration
Installed LibreOffice modify its configuration to open Microsoft Office files.
Operating System: Windows XP
Version: 18.104.22.168 release
Please see https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=60714#c2 and bug 44462.
I am not sure if command line should work when LO is installed, so leaving status of this bug as it is.
(In reply to mieltxo from comment #0)
> Steps to reproduce:
> 1. Install Microsoft Office 2003 SP3
> 2. Install LibreOffice_4.0.5_Win_x86.msi without Office file extension
LO 4.0 is EOL at this point. Can you still reproduce the problem with a modern 4.3 or 4.4 build?
Status -> NEEDINFO
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