pictures in linux openoffice writer dispeared in windows word

Chris Mohler cr33dog at
Thu Jan 31 00:24:22 UTC 2008

On Jan 30, 2008 12:03 AM, Lux Zhang <yuanlux at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I created a document using an openoffice writer in linux. I copied
> some pictures from web sites, paste to this ducument, then saved as,
> eg, windows word 2000. When I opened this word document using windows
> word, the pictures all dispeared. but there were ok if it was open
> using openoffice writer in linux.
> how to fix this?

Install OpenOffice on the windows machine :)

If you just need to display the document on windows (not edit it),
export a PDF from OpenOffice.  I usually get very good results with
PDF export.  Or try saving as XML or an older version of DOC.

Just suggestions...


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