[ubuntu-za] OLE object in OOO Spreadsheet
William Walter Kinghorn
williamk at dut.ac.za
Fri Mar 12 13:46:57 GMT 2010
What might be a possible problem
An OLE is where the program ( Excel ) links to a file ( in this case a tif file ) from somewhere else ( eg under c:\mydoc\file.tif )
on linux, we cant get to a file under c:\mydoc\file.tif
So, you need to find where that file is, copy it to where you need it, and link ( OLE ) to it via OOo
This might be the problem
From: ubuntu-za-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com [ubuntu-za-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Robin Bownes [robin at ncedatrust.org.za]
Sent: 12 March 2010 15:38
To: Ubuntu South African Local Community
Subject: Re: [ubuntu-za] OLE object in OOO Spreadsheet
On Fri, 2010-03-12 at 15:20 +0200, Adrianna Pinska wrote:
> I have attached an
> anonymised (lekker woord ne) version of the file.
Can you send a screenshot of what this is supposed to look like in
Excel? I see a bunch of pictures of empty boxes in column M, which
are saved as pictures of boxes when I save the document as html.
The file looks exactly the same in Excel, but those "empty" boxes, when double-clicked, open the .tif graphics file, which in this instance is a scan of a financial statement that applies to the other info in that row of the spreadsheet.
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