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loosing custom styles after export to docx

asked 2016-12-07 21:32:21 +0200

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I have to export my document to docx. However I am loosing all custom styles and TextBody style. All missing styles are converted to DefaultStyle and the document is messed up. Thank you for any help. Petr

ps: Version: 5.1.6.2 Build ID: 07ac168c60a517dba0f0d7bc7540f5afa45f0909 CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Mac OS X 10.11.6; UI Render: default; Locale: en-US (en.UTF-8); Calc: group

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There are several bugs in relation, if some it's in relation with yours, please add your comment otherwise please report a new one. https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/b...

m.a.riosv gravatar imagem.a.riosv ( 2016-12-07 23:28:39 +0200 )edit

I tried to create new odt document, made new styles and saved it as docx. And it works correctly. Something is wrong with my big document. How can I find the cause?

petr2006 gravatar imagepetr2006 ( 2016-12-08 16:10:10 +0200 )edit

Try copying all and paste on a new file.

m.a.riosv gravatar imagem.a.riosv ( 2016-12-08 22:53:34 +0200 )edit

Success, thank you.

petr2006 gravatar imagepetr2006 ( 2016-12-09 09:42:01 +0200 )edit

Add as answer so it can be marked as solved.

m.a.riosv gravatar imagem.a.riosv ( 2016-12-09 23:24:27 +0200 )edit

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answered 2016-12-09 23:24:42 +0200

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Try copying all and paste on a new file.

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answered 2016-12-08 09:42:52 +0200

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A universal piece of advise: if you need interoperability with M$ Office, export to DOC rather than to DOCX. I haven't had any problem of that kind with DOC.

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I tried doc format and the behaviour is the same. The document was initially stored as a docx. When I got it, I converted it to odt, did a lot of changes and now I am trying to export it back to docx. When I did some changes directly to the original docx, the styles were stored correctly. Hence I did not expected that such a problem may occur and I worked long time with my odt version of the document.

petr2006 gravatar imagepetr2006 ( 2016-12-08 11:28:28 +0200 )edit
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