I know you said before it was fine but it might be worth having a second look. I downloaded the office compatibility pack and i am able to open all office 2007 documents under my administrator account. If you can't open the file, re-read the extension and research it online. Upgrading to Office 2007 or 2010 isn't an option right now. If that gives you a usable file, then you should just make sure that all your Windows, Office, and Compatibility Pack items have the latest updates and you should be fine. Note: To select a different Excel file or halt the process click on the Stop button. In the open with dialoge box, you have a browse button in the bottom right corrner, click that.
I guess I just mentally seen them as the same thing and never consider that as an option. I have the same issue with opening excel 2003 from exporer on my Win 7 machine with Office 2010. A cell with 0081 in it was auto converted to 81 because it is still treated as an Integer rather than text. If you also do not have Microsoft Excel which is impossible then you can install OpenOffice Calc. Step 3: In Open dialog box, click on your Excel file and then click on the small arrow next to the Open button.
Searched for Office12 references like you did and changed them to Office14 and that helped. Windows 7 and office 2010 installed as a test bed. Cheers, Shane Devenshire File associations were correct. And then click on the save as in the menu. Hopefully it helps~ Thank you everyone for your effort! Spreadsheets are often used in business contexts to store financial data and to perform mathematical computations. Browse other questions tagged or.
It can be used to store any kind of money matters that is financial data and also different models involved in math. File Viewer Lite will open the file and display the document in its native format as if you were viewing the document with Microsoft Excel. When an excel file is now clicked on goes quiet for quite a long time as it goes and downloads more functionality via the web. The column headings are a little prettied up but nothing exotic. I am just to lazy to uninstall Office 2010 from my system.
One way around this is to start excel 2010 and open 2003 or 2007. Do you want to recover the contents of this workbook? If I receive an email with an. Select the file and then after that it will open. Microsoft Office applications are backward compatible but are not forward compatible which means they cannot open files created with a much newer version of the program. Thanks, please help me, I tried the on line supprt and they couldn't, I went to the microsoft store and they couldn't. I try to open it, it crashed Office.
Meaning, the applications can open files that were created using a much older version of the program. Technically, in Office 2010, Word does not open word documents and Excel does not open spreadsheets. And then you can easily open it. When i log off and log on as a limited user i can open all office 2007 documents except excel. It's like it doesn't even recognize that I have office on my computer unless I open it first. That process still generated the error.
You can also view unsupported proprietary document formats in the program's Text and Hex Views. Attached are some error screen shots. I try to open it, it crashed Office. And then go to the open. They can be edited and saved which makes them different from other file extensions.
And a ditto on using the openoffice to convert them in a pinch. The compatibility tool made it possible for all Office 2003 products to work with Office 2007 new file formats. When I try to open it takes me to Microsoft Office and opens the one photo I have stored in the same folder as the. He has no issues with any other program except Excel. I finally got this fixed. Assuming when you installed office that you went with the default location.
Do you know what the. Though this point stands strong, we can try Microsoft Excel itself to get rid of the corruption problem from an Excel file. Not the answer you're looking for? I was not able to click on the saved file and open it but was able to open Excel then open the file. Only shows Microsoft Office as an option. Not sure if the prior links were at this download, but make sure you have the most up to date version of the compatibility pack. When we opened a excel worksheet document by double clicking, the program Excel opened but there was no content.