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From Jianyuan Li <>
Subject Re: Shape/Form control alt text import and export for Excel 2003
Date Fri, 08 Jun 2012 08:03:43 GMT
Thanks for everyone.
I will use "Description" for Alt text because Alt text allow multiple lines
which are supported by "Description" other than "Title". I have tried with
"Title", multiple lines will become as one line with return removed after

2012/6/8 Armin Le Grand <>

>        Hi Jianyuan Li,
> On 07.06.2012 10:08, Jianyuan Li wrote:
>> Hi, All,
>> In Excel 2003, for shape and form control, there is an attribute named
>> "alt
>> text". But Aoo shape and form control do not have an attribute similar
>> like
>> it. So when Aoo import them, this attribute will be omitted. And on
>> exporting it as an Excel 2003 file, this attribute will not be exported.
>> So
>> on opening the export file in Excel 2003, incorrect attribute value will
>> be
>> shown. There is a bug related to it:
>> To fix this issue, is there someone having a good solution? How about
>> import alt text as the title(in shape description dialog) in Aoo? And then
>> export the Aoo title as Excel 2007 alt text?
> There are 'Title', 'Description' and 'Name' properties for each shape.
> "alt text" sounds more like many lines, so I would suggest to use
> 'Description' for it, maybe there is also a good fit for 'Title'. The
> property 'Name' should be a short string and is shown in the navigator,
> maybe also a good candidate to add something useful.
> HTH!
> Sincerely,
>        Armin
> --

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