openoffice-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Larry Gusaas <larry.gus...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Notes in Impress vs. PowerPoint
Date Sun, 28 Jul 2013 01:18:46 GMT
This is a help list for Apache OpenOffice. LibreOffice is a clone of OpenOffice and has their

own help mailing list. For problems with LibreOffice you should ask them.

Or switch to the real thing, instead of a clone.

On 2013-07-27 6:55 PM Clarence M Weaver wrote:
> Jeff,
>
> I did the same test again only now I used .pptx file format. And I see the problem.
> It mixes the LibO notes over top of the Powerpoint notes.
>
> We need to add a bug report for this. As a workaround, if she saves her powerpoint file
> as a ppx (powerpoint 97-2004 presentation) then it will transfer back and forth correctly
in LibO. I
> know this is not ideal.
>
> Clarence
>
>
> On Jul 27, 2013, at 8:22 PM, Jeffrey Deutsch <jdeutsch.asplint@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello Clarence,
>>
>> My wife uses LibO 4.0 and PowerPoint 2010. While in LibO, she's in
>> Windows 7 Home Premium and saves the file as PowerPoint 2007/2010
>> (.pptx). At work (where she uses PowerPoint 2010), she also does it on
>> Windows (either 7 or 8.1, she's not sure...it's a government office if
>> that helps).
>>
>> Thank you very kindly!
>>
>> Jeff Deutsch
>> Speaker & Life Coach
>> A SPLINT - ASPies LInking with NTs
>> http://www.asplint.com
>>
>> "Listen to the universe while it whispers before it has to shout."
>> Marion Grobb Finkelstein, Communication Catalyst -- http://www.MarionSpeaks.com
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Jul 27, 2013 at 7:32 PM, Clarence M Weaver <cmweaver7@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi Jeff,
>>>
>>> I just did a test with LibreOffice 4.1 (LibO) and Powerpoint for Mac 2011
>>> version 14.3.5 both running on Mac OS X 10.8.4
>>>
>>> I had no problem going back and forth. I created notes in one and opened
>>> them in the other and then reversed the process. It worked flawlessly.
>>>
>>> What version of LibO are you using? Which Operating System? Which version of
>>> Powerpoint?
>>>
>>> Version 4.1 has a panel above the document pane marked Normal | Outline |
>>> Notes | etc.
>>> Just click on Notes button to view the notes.
>>>
>>> Are you saving the file in Powerpoint 97 file format from LibO?
>>>
>>> Clarence
>>>
>>> On Jul 27, 2013, at 6:59 PM, Jeffrey Deutsch <jdeutsch.asplint@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> My wife is willing to consider converting to LibreOffice 4
>>> permanently. Here's her major issue, in two parts:
>>>
>>> (1) She does not know how to start or use Notes in LibreOffice Impress
>>> (the presentation part).
>>>
>>> (2) When she starts (and saves) Notes in PowerPoint, and then works on
>>> the presentation in LibreOffice -- even if she does not touch the
>>> Notes while in LibreOffice -- when she re-opens the presentation in
>>> PowerPoint the Notes are all fouled up every which way.
>>>
>>> What does she need to do?
>>>
>>> Thank you very much!
>>>
>>> Jeff Deutsch
>>> Speaker & Life Coach
>>> A SPLINT - ASPies LInking with NTs
>>> http://www.asplint.com
>>>
>>> "Listen to the universe while it whispers before it has to shout."
>>> Marion Grobb Finkelstein, Communication Catalyst --
>>> http://www.MarionSpeaks.com
>>>
>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@openoffice.apache.org
>>> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@openoffice.apache.org
>>>
>>>


-- 
_________________________________

Larry I. Gusaas
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Canada
Website: http://larry-gusaas.com
"An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs." - Edgard Varese



---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@openoffice.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@openoffice.apache.org


Mime
View raw message