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    Excel viewer cannot open xlsx-file

    Hello

    I dont know what i'm doing wrong but i can't get "excel viewer" to open an xlsx-file created and saved with "excel 2013" if that file contains a cell with a comment.
    It's not an option to save the file in another format or to remove the comment from the cell.
    Any suggestions on how to resolve this would be much appreciated.

    /carsve

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    Re: Excel viewer cannot open xlsx-file

    Good morning carsve...

    ...and welcome to the forum!!
    • Get hold of a full version of Excel 2013
    • Download and install Open Office (free from here)
    • Try using Google docs (it's really crap but it doesn't require installation and might just open the file)

    HTH

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    Re: Excel viewer cannot open xlsx-file

    Open Office Calc, a free program, might be able to open your file as it can open XLSX files.

    https://www.openoffice.org/product/calc.html
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