Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
[mailto:james.kn...@rogers.com] Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2013 14:03 To: LibreOffice Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 Tom Davies wrote: Hi:) I thought Publisher compatibility was added in 4.0.0? Regards from Tom:) If so, this is the first I've

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi all Actually I believe this is a feature that is long missing in LO (and OOo before). A user may not want to associate the extensions initially or the extensions might get hijacked by another office suite. I think it would be nice to have such an option in the configuration so I submitted an

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
---webmaster webmas...@krackedpress.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Thursday, 4 April 2013, 10:33 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 On 04/03/2013 08:50 PM, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: In the LibreOffice 4.0.1 Start Screen Open dialog

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
:)  From: Pedro pedl...@gmail.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Thursday, 4 April 2013, 12:30 Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 Hi all Actually I believe this is a feature that is long missing in LO (and OOo before). A user may

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread James Knott
Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote: If so, this is the first I've heard of it. I have just downloaded some MSO Publisher templates. LO Draw does load them, but on my Linux system, .pub file are not associated to Draw. I tested them out on 4.0.1 64-bit Deb install. It is not perfect, but I

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi Tom Tom wrote It's in the Repair or Modify option.  It's another reason why it's good to hang on to installers although i think that is generally good advice for any software you install on Windows.  It can sometimes be a good idea in GnuLinux and probably the rest too.  I've just had

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
I twice had to do a reinstall/repair for a Windows Vista system. That was with a late 3.5.x version and 3.6.3 or .4 version. It seems to be a Widows issue, not a LO issue, or at least as far as I can tell. I have had other packages do the same thing on that Vista system and on an XP

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread V Stuart Foote
Actually already an established enhancement request with proper priority and substantive discussion, fdo#63109 has been merged. See: Bug 44462 - Provide a proper 'File Association Manager' for the windows version of Libreoffice https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=44462 -- View this

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Pedro
Hi Stuart V Stuart Foote wrote Actually already an established enhancement request with proper priority and substantive discussion, fdo#63109 has been merged. See: Bug 44462 - Provide a proper 'File Association Manager' for the windows version of Libreoffice

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Thursday, 4 April 2013, 15:56 Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 Hi Stuart V Stuart Foote wrote Actually already an established enhancement request with proper priority and substantive discussion, fdo#63109 has been merged. See

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-04 Thread Tom Davies
@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Thursday, 4 April 2013, 14:38 Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 Hi Tom Tom wrote It's in the Repair or Modify option.  It's another reason why it's good to hang on to installers although i think that is generally good advice

[libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread Marc Paré
Le 31/03/13 10:48 PM, Marc Paré a écrit : Unfortunately, I do not have a version of Win8, and have been asked how to set file associations for MSO files to use LibreOffice instead. The person who asked me would rather double-click on the files she wants to open through windows explorer.

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread James Knott
Marc Paré wrote: and will also move her Publisher files, which was great news to her too! LO doesn't work with Publisher files. -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h...@global.libreoffice.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) I thought Publisher compatibility was added in 4.0.0? Regards from Tom :)  From: James Knott james.kn...@rogers.com To: LibreOffice users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 3 April 2013, 18:01 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File

[Solved] Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread Tom Davies
in the future.  Nicely done and top marks to her!  Congrats and regards from Tom :) From: Marc Paré m...@marcpare.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 3 April 2013, 17:17 Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread James Knott
Tom Davies wrote: Hi:) I thought Publisher compatibility was added in 4.0.0? Regards from Tom:) If so, this is the first I've heard of it. -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h...@global.libreoffice.org Problems?

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread Kracked_P_P---webmaster
On 04/03/2013 05:02 PM, James Knott wrote: Tom Davies wrote: Hi:) I thought Publisher compatibility was added in 4.0.0? Regards from Tom:) If so, this is the first I've heard of it. I have heard talk of this when 4.0.0 was in alpha build. I do not remember hearing after beta though. I

RE: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8

2013-04-03 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
03, 2013 14:03 To: LibreOffice Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: File associations for MSO to LibreOffice -- Win8 Tom Davies wrote: Hi:) I thought Publisher compatibility was added in 4.0.0? Regards from Tom:) If so, this is the first I've heard of it. -- For unsubscribe instructions