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From Larry Gusaas <>
Subject Re: doc files created in Pages don't open in AOO 4
Date Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:12:08 GMT
On 2013-08-01 1:52 PM Rob Weir wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 3:33 PM, Larry Gusaas <> wrote:
>> A user reported that documents that he exported in .doc format on his iPad
>> won't open in AOO 4. They used to open in OOo 3.3.
>> I tested exported files from Pages on my Mac as .doc files. They do not open
>> in AOO 4.0. I get the "ASCII Filter Options" dialogue and they open as
>> garbage. They do open in AOO 3.4.1, Bean, TextEdit, and LibreOffice
> No guarantee that the iOS and Mac OS issues are the same, so it would
> be good to have two test files attached to two Bugzilla issues so we
> can take a closer look.
> Thanks!

I'll file an issue tonight (probably after midnight) and create a test file from Pages to
with it. I'll ask the OP on the forum to add a file from iOS pages to the bug.


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

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