Issue 98440

Summary: Protected sheets can have buttons pasted onto them
Product: Calc Reporter: jimavera <james_avera>
Component: codeAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
Status: CONFIRMED --- QA Contact:
Severity: Trivial    
Priority: P5 (lowest) CC: elish, issues
Version: OOo 3.0   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: Unknown   
OS: Linux, all   
Issue Type: DEFECT Latest Confirmation in: 4.0.0
Developer Difficulty: ---

Description jimavera 2009-01-24 21:49:44 UTC
I'm not sure whether or not this is a bug, but it is possible to paste
buttons and presumably other controls onto protected sheets, obscuring
the original content (although the cell data can not be changed).

  1. Create a button on one sheet
     Here is how:
      View->Toolsbars->Form Controls (check on)
      Click DesignModeOnOff (the second one) to put Design Mode on.
      Click the PushButton icon.  Cursor changes to cross-hairs.
      Use the mouse to draw a button outline on the sheet.
  2. Create a new sheet. 
  3. Tools->ProtectDocument->Sheet; enable protection (no password necessary)
  4. Go back to the first sheet.  Turn on DesignMode if it is not still on. 
     Select the button and Control-C to copy it onto the clipboard.
  5. Go to the new, protected sheet.  Control-V pastes the button onto it.
Comment 1 rvojta 2009-01-25 21:41:20 UTC
*** Issue 98439 has been marked as a duplicate of this issue. ***
Comment 2 Edwin Sharp 2013-04-26 12:18:49 UTC
Confirmed on Rev. 1467605 Win 7