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From Armin Le Grand <Armin.Le.Gr...@me.com>
Subject Re: Shape/Form control alt text import and export for Excel 2003
Date Thu, 07 Jun 2012 17:17:00 GMT
	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:
> https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=119659
>
> 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
--
ALG


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