Issue 93130 - cannot properly see wingding 2 fonts
Summary: cannot properly see wingding 2 fonts
Alias: None
Product: Calc
Classification: Application
Component: viewing (show other issues)
Version: OOO300m3
Hardware: Unknown All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Reported: 2008-08-26 10:17 UTC by fusero
Modified: 2013-08-30 10:32 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT
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sample xls file with wingdings 2 characters (68.50 KB, text/plain)
2008-08-26 10:18 UTC, fusero
no flags Details
Excel vs. Calc (82.05 KB, image/jpeg)
2013-08-30 10:32 UTC, Edwin Sharp
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Description fusero 2008-08-26 10:17:37 UTC
I have an xls file with some "wingdings 2" characters and i cannot see them
properly with Calc.

It is strange because if the same characters are contained in a doc file, they
are dsiplayed without any problem. The bad behaviour happens with calc, not with
Comment 1 fusero 2008-08-26 10:18:11 UTC
Created attachment 56020 [details]
sample xls file with wingdings 2 characters
Comment 2 fusero 2009-06-24 11:55:59 UTC
This is still happenning in OpenOffice 3.1.0

Any hint on this issue?
Comment 3 yohana22 2010-04-05 11:54:28 UTC
We’ve tried version 3.2 and the error is still in there.
Comment 4 Mechtilde 2010-07-06 10:23:08 UTC
which OS do you use with

do you install these Fonts at your computer?

Comment 5 Edwin Sharp 2013-08-30 10:30:05 UTC
Confirmed with Calc Rev. 1518439 and Excel 2010.
Win 7
Comment 6 Edwin Sharp 2013-08-30 10:32:46 UTC
Created attachment 81413 [details]
Excel vs. Calc