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TECHNOLOGY IN THIS DISCUSSION Microsoft Office 2007 Microsoft Excel Microsoft Office 2010 Join the Community! Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Please follow following link:http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/231/1/An-utility-to-unassociate-file-types-in-Windows-Vista.htmlhttp://www.winhelponline.com/blog/how-to-create-new-file-type-association-in-windows-vista/Also, check for third party antivirus software and disable it for a while. The specific error code was 52F. check over here

one answer at a time. I wasn't aware he had posted same question in different posts. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Do the same as the poster above. Attached are some error screen shots.

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I can go into Excel & open a file but can't just click on the file to open it. Up till now, Microsoft has offered free Viewer programs for the office applications which let people with Open Office, Works, the Corel suite or whatever, view files created in Office. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion

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  • How does the info on the tabs of the 2 failures differ from the info on the tabs of the two successes?
  • For that matter, open a new Excel file, give it a name and go to "save as" and notice the "save as type".

Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Is there a compatibility pack available to work with Word 97? Bev Fisher April 27, 2009 4:43 PM Hi Leo I have Microsoft Office Word 2007 and my researcher in America is asking me to switch to a lower version so they Xlsx File Converter Thanks again.

Microsoft Word documents display differently on different systems because of differences between the systems. How To Open Xlsx File In Excel 2003 It should allow you to view docx files and convert them to regular doc files. Are these complicated Excel files with macros or rather simple Excel files? It will not auto convert files whereby I can open straight away as it is.

I have also openened the folders then double clicked on the file with no success. Xlsx File Viewer It might work, but would leave unanswered why they fail now. Ask Leo! yakil subba June 9, 2011 4:27 AM Hello sir I have .xls files which cannot open in ms office excel 2007.

How To Open Xlsx File In Excel 2003

Thanks for posting the solution to this one - I would never have thought of that! 10-09-2009, 09:08 PM #9 Sara Andrew Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2009 However if I open Excel first then go... Compatibility Pack For Office 2003 Nitin January 27, 2009 2:29 AM Vista machines are being rolled out to clients with Win2007 MSOffice, which produces files with new file extensions, which our process does not recognize.Need to Open Xlsx File Online Microsoft Office Formatting Excel 2010, Excel 2003Hello, I want to create a table as in the drawing below, where the first cell is table-wide (as it contains the heading common (pertaining?)

Copyright © 2003-2016 Puget Sound Software, LLC and Leo A. check my blog Click the General tab. Drats - connectivity issue not... some discussion of it here http://www.excelforum.com/excel-general/395563-too-many-different-cell-formats.html and a link to a $40 tool that's an option.  I also know that there are a few different versions of the 2007 compatibility tool, How To Open Xlsx File In Excel 2007

open office can open the re save as 2003 0 Pimiento OP Best Answer StefanHerholdt Jan 3, 2011 at 3:35 UTC 1st Post Hello, You can also try  The interesting thing is that if I try to open the same file that I have saved within the last year (before I got 2007) then I can do it? Share it with others Like this thread? this content By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and to receive emails from Spiceworks.

I save the file anyway but opening in Excel 2003 yields the same errors as when opening the native .xlsx file. -This is not a huge spreadsheet and has no external Office 2003 Service Pack Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Microsoft Office » User Name Remember Me? when i try to open, it says "not available" what should i do?

There is no mention of this specific problem on MS sites.

Upgrading to Office 2007 or 2010 isn't an option right now. Share it with others Twitter Linked In Google Reddit StumbleUpon Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not within the Excel Questions forums, part of the Question Forums category; Sir, I am using Excel 2003. How To Open Old Excel Files In Excel 2016 It's the format of the attached files themselves that has changed, and the program that's used to open the attached files needs to be able to handle their new file format.

Do you have any idea ? If that does not work, then it sounds as though your file associations have gone awry. Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsOffice SoftwareMicrosoft Office 2003 Excel Can't Open 2007 Excel Tags:excelMicrosoft Officemicrosoft newage1133 December 16, 2009 at 22:30:18 Specs: Windows XP, Sony Vaio/512Ram I currently http://blacklex.com/xlsx-file/unable-to-open-excel-2003-file-in-excel-2007.html Malwarebytes found virus GTA 5 Error 202, The Rockstar...

Still nothing. You can send me one if you want. See if the failures fail when in safe mode. If there are few files then you can do it every time you open 2003 file.

Otherwise you can ask the sender/creater to do a save as and choose office 2000 format. Copy a couple of successes to the same folder. Here are some replies:   -The Compatability Pack I have is current and fully updated. I am not quite sure what "poking them in Explorer" means.

Do you have any reason to believe you are virus and malware free? Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile by Kees Bakker / June 20, 2009 5:41 AM PDT In reply to: Unable to open Excel files by clicking on it - the full details of the file associations OPEN