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From: Jambunathan K <kjambunathan@gmail.com>
To: Gary Oberbrunner <garyo@oberbrunner.com>
Cc: Orgmode Mailing List <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: ODT export produces odt file which MS Word 2007 can't open
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 00:39:35 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87d2loi9hs.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAFChFyh7ivPLY-Wc-Nb42z1A7kya6hOLeAKR6UMS8U7xdZdztQ@mail.gmail.com> (Gary Oberbrunner's message of "Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:13:39 -0")

Gary Oberbrunner <garyo@oberbrunner.com> writes:

> Yes, Word opens your resaved version with no errors.

So there is some truth to Word complaining when confronted with
OpenDocument v1.2 format files.

> It does have odd large bullets with the number "10" in the bullet;
> that is so weird I've attached a screen shot.

So importing of v1.1 files is not perfect.

So the bottomline is this:

When sharing a document created by Org ODT exporter to MS Word users, it
is good to add a note saying "Dont Panic" if MS Word complains about
document corruption etc.

> On Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 5:38 AM, Jambunathan K
> <kjambunathan@gmail.com> wrote:
>     Gary Oberbrunner <garyo@oberbrunner.com> writes:
>     > I don't have OpenOffice on this machine so can't check it there.
>     Using LibreOffice, I re-saved the file you shared to use
>     OpenDocument-v1.1 format. Does Word import this file without
>     errors?
>     Btw, the files created by the ODT exporter are marked as 1.2.

  reply	other threads:[~2013-11-25 19:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-11-22 14:15 ODT export produces odt file which MS Word 2007 can't open Gary Oberbrunner
2013-11-25 10:38 ` Jambunathan K
2013-11-25 14:13   ` Gary Oberbrunner
2013-11-25 19:09     ` Jambunathan K [this message]
2013-11-26  5:58       ` Rainer M Krug

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