Ubuntu 11.10 and .docx issue – fixed!

Today I got a .docx attachment in email and when I double-clicked on it I got the result below:

To fix this I went to the .docx file, right clicked and selected properties. Then clicked on the “open with tab”, selected “LibreOffice Writter” and clicked the “Set As Default” button. I also made a video tutorial about this:

update: Here is the bug report. If you have this issue you should click on the link and then click on “Does this bug affect you? Edit” to indicate that it does.

updateRead about the bug process and this bug getting squashed

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8 Responses to Ubuntu 11.10 and .docx issue – fixed!

  1. pidow says:

    wow that’s so smart

  2. Pingback: Libreoffice (openoffice) potrafi otwierać .docx « mySwiat

  3. David says:

    How about reporting a bug? This should be working out of the box.

  4. Miroslav says:

    Thank you!

  5. Quick fix. Thanks. Also did it for xlsx and pptx files.

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