How do I open XLS messages in windows vista??
Those are Excel files. If you don't have Excel, get the viewer.
To view .xls attachments, you need Excel, or you can download this Excel
"Mohawk" <Mohawk@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> How do I open XLS messages in windows vista??
I think you mean, how do you open an XLS attachment received via email...Shared excel file dissapears
We use a shared excel 2000 xls file shared on a w2k server as a production
log. we now have about 30 users with about 12 users constantly editing. As
we add more users the dissapearances seem to mount up. we are at about 2 a
I was wondering what the max amount vs the recommended amount of
simultaneous users are. Are there any known issues which would cause excel
to mysteriously vanish??
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all
the others that have been tried. - Winston Churchill
...I have a e-mail in my delete file that will not deleate.
I have tried to delete a file from my junk mail file, when I try to remove
the e-mail I get a message to go to an in box repair tool, with a
scanpst.exe. Nothing appears when I type in scanpst.exe and this e-mail I
cannot move the e-mail it is frozen
Search, to include hidden files for scanpst.exe.
You dont run scanpst.exe from within outlook
"roger" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have tried to delete a file from my junk mail file, when I try to remove
> the e-mail I get a m...Macro syntax to open file in current explorer folder
Pt 1 : MS Excel 97 SR-2
I would like to use a macro code line starting
Workbooks.OpenText FileName:=".\AmsAll-1.prn", _
to open the tab delimited file "AmsAll-1.prn" in the folder from which
I launch the
Excel application. However the ".\" path qualifier always reverts to
the C: drive, not the K: mapped drive that I access all my project
files from. It is inconvenient to navigate several levels down to the
project from C:\ just to run this one application.
The following does work :
Workbooks.OpenText FileName:="k:.\AmsAll-1...Links and Filesizes
i have two queries about XL.
I am currently developing a system which is used to measure
performance. This is a hefty sized file consisting of two workbooks
1. Rough Work Workbook has all the formulas needed for the system and
the working out
the information i need in the 2nd workbook (which we will call Results)
is linked to Results just simply by clicking the "=" sign and clicking
on the cell in the Rough Work workbook.
The Rough Work workbook is not intended to be used/seen by anyone but
me. The Results workbook is meant to be sent to top managers to
evaluate their pe...Publisher 2003 file not updated on save
I have a client using Publisher 2003 under XP. The file she is working on,
March.pub, is stored on a Windows 2003 server which she accesses via a
mapped P: drive.
Yesterday, she worked on a file most of the day and swears she did a Save
very often. About 4pm, she saved, printed her work, exited from Publisher,
logged off Windows, and went home. Today when she came in she opened the
file, only to find that it was missing much of her work. I checked and in
fact the latest version on the server is from about 1pm. I had no luck
finding a temporary version on the XP machine's C: dr...delimited file format issue
i get reports from (idx) a program that are delimited files. the
columns are all fine but 1 and i can't figure it out. its supposed to
be money and comes across as 11500. in the original program (idx) it
would look like 115.00 and that is how i want it to look in excel. i
tried the easy stuff like formatting and i keep getting 11500.00 or
1150.0 in my simple mind i thought it would be easy to move that
decimal but its not turning out that way. i have thousands of line
items so doing it one by one is not the optimum solution. any help is
You really wa...Conversion to pdf file problem
I have MS Publisher 2007 and Windows XP. I created a document which will be
printed on 11 x 8 1/2 paper (landscape style) and folded in half- booklet.
The individual page is 5.5 x 8.268 and thus two pages are printed on one
landscape sheet. I can use the Print Preview and the publisher document
looks fine but when I convert and publish it to a pdf document, the pages
are screwy. The pages are narrow with text cut off . What am I doing wrong?
Are you using the *save as a PDF* add-in from Microsoft? How did your booklet
lose a quarter of an inch?
Try the add-in, see if it converts c...eConnect linking SOP transaction to existing PO
The current eConnect taSopToPopLink allows linking a SOP transaction to a new
PO created by eConnect. It would be nice to have the option to also use this
node to link the SOP order to a purchase order that already exists in GP.
This post is a suggestion for Microsoft, and Microsoft responds to the
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Agree" button in the message pane. If you do not see the button, follow this
link to open the suggestion in the Microsoft Web-based Newsreader and then
click "I Agree" in the messag...gif files
Since synchronizing m e-mail with "Outlook" my emails containing a gif file
do not work. I need help to get them to work. I have another email account
that they will work with and they work with my regular email. Any help?
What type of email account are you synchronizing with outlook? What exactly
does "do not work" mean?
Diane Poremsky [MVP - Outlook]
Outlook Tips: http://www.outlook-tips.net/
Outlook & Exchange Solutions Center: http://www.slipstick.com
Outlook Tips by email:
EMO - a weekly newsle...Emptying deleted E-mail file
I received an obviously tainted E-mail which I deleted
without opening. When I go to empty the deleted messages
file, I receive the message "This program has performed an
illegal operation, and will be shut down". When I restart
Outlook,I can go to the deleted messages file, and delete
all messages 1 by 1, except for this one message. If I
attempt to delete that one message, I get shut down again.
...Which class should handle the request to open a file
I'm writing a simple game (sdi, doc-view) and new games are started by
opening files from a menu item (more on what the actual game is about
below). However, I find it difficult to figure out what I should handle
where. I was thinking of handling open file request (ON_COMMAND()) in
the main frame and if the user selects a valid file then notify the
document class about it (let the document class do the actual reading of
The files contain a text-represation of a maze and the user is supposed
to control a character that must find its way out of the maze. The
faster an...unprotect file: response to Truman's no help
I have password protected a file, and now that the
untrustworthy employee is gone, need to unprotect it. When
I click on 'Tools', then 'Protection', it doesn't offer
the choice of 'unprotect...' as promised in HELP. The
response to Truman's issue (posted 7/25 7:45 pm) was too
complicated - I'm not an IT person.
Any suggestions? Thank you!
If you protected the file, you can save it again, without a password:
1. Open the file, entering the password when prompted.
2. Choose File>Save As
3. From the Tools menu, choose General Options.
4. Delete the ...Linking cells in a worksheet to other worksheets in a workbook
I'd like to be able to link a cell in one worksheet to another worksheet, so
that when I click on the cell in the first worksheet, the other worksheet
opens up. I have a spreadsheet where the first page (worksheet) has a
listing of items contained in other tabs (worksheets). I'd like to be able
to click on the first worksheet "index" and have the appropriate worksheet
pop open with the contents of the index.
Thanks for your responses!
(In Excel 2003) Select a cell to which you would like to add a link. Select
Insert->Hyperlink. Click the "Place in this doc...Changing of Cell protections after saving Excel File (2002)
This problem occurs when I protect a document using a
macro 4.0 function: =PROTECT.DOCUMENT(TRUE,,,TRUE,TRUE).
When I use the function within a macro4.0 macro, on an
original file, everything works fine. The sheet has
unlocked cells, and when the sheet is protected, it
allows me to access those cells. But if I save the file,
or save.as another name, then the fun begins.
The enable selection of the sheet( view codes) has gone
from 0-xlNoRestrictions to -4142- xlNoSelection. This
locks me out of doing anything in the sheet. When I
unprotect and then re-protect the sheet using the
T...Bad File Name
I'm getting the Error #52, Bad File Name or Number.
"C:\PROSERV\BU\Format(Date,""yyyymmdd"") & "".mdb"
The file defintely exisits. Could it be the format part thats not right.
>I'm getting the Error #52, Bad File Name or Number.
>"C:\PROSERV\BU\Format(Date,""yyyymmdd"") & "".mdb"
Hard to tell without knowing what file name you are looking
Is this the same ...when starting excel, .doc & .dat file come up ?????
When I got my new computer at work XP Pro operating, w/2003 Office pro, every
time I open Excel, about 12 .doc & .dat file pop up saying not excel format
files, and I have to say close to everyone. Then, if automatically defaults
to opening an excel file that is someone elses. I have tried running a
repair, uninstalling and reinstalling, and nothing works. Never, have I had
anything like this happen in my fifteen years. Any suggestions????? HELP it
really slows me down.
The first place I'd check is:
Make sure that the "at star...error when opening .accdb file
I don't think this is a new issue but I can't seem to find the resolution...
I get an error when opening my Access 2007 formatted database stating that
the file could not be found, though at the same time the file opens
-- Error is intermittent. On occasions where the error does not occur, the
file opens normally (I have never had an occasion where the file did not open
-- I have only seen the error happen when I have a 'Display Form' set in the
Application Options for the 'Current Database'
-- The database contains macros, VBA m...Folder-Link Icon in Outlook 2003
In the past (Outlook XP and before) I could distinguish between a regular
Folder and a Folder-Link (.xnk file). Their icons were different.
In Outlook 2003 a Folder-Link icon looks exactly the same as a Folder icon.
Is they any way I can influence the look of Folder Link icons ?
You can change the xnk-file icon association by going to Control Panel->
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
Tips of the month:
-What do the Outlook Icons Mean?
-Create an Office 2003 CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 1
"Arie Blonk" <Arie Blonk@discussio...Default Folder for PST files?
I have a slightly different question relating to the above:
I already have my current & archive pst files stored in my own personal
When I want to open my archive folder I right-click Outlook Today & select
'Open Outlook Data File'.
Everytime, Outlook defaults to its own path (Documents &
Settings\User\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\)
This is really annoying & I would like it to default to opening a customised
path, such as C:\Mail\
if you want to displace your pst file, please ...Charts not recognizing source data if original linked data is changed.
I am very frustrated by Excel (2003) at the moment. I'm relatively new
to using Excel in depth. I have always been able to work my way through
most intricacies and pitfalls. But now I have been working in a workbook
with linked sheets (and with linked workbooks too) and have two problems
that I cannot solve.
Right now, I have about 47 sheets that are set up as follows:
detail data: this is the raw data the the user enters
daily totals: this is calculated data from the detail sheets
summary sheets: further sums from the daily totals and a chart object
that charts these sums (a line or sc...Importing Contract from .csv file is not working
I m new to CRM.
I have two column in my .CSV file. name and phone number
i am trying to imort them to CRM contact Module.
Everything happen smooth, i mean mapping of fields.
But it does not Import the Contact in to CRM , instead the task goes and
sits into the Buld Import Activity.
And shows the Status as "Pending".
I am using CRM Client and all the services are running.....
Please let me know what could be the problem..
Bangalore - India
you have to change the Log on account for the Workflow Service on the
Regards, Dirk F
...ProbleM: when I restore a mailbox using Exmerge with a pst file, nothing is transferred.
I am practising Exmerge for a big remote site migration in a couple of
weeks. One thing I dont understand is that I can backup one test
mailbox fine using Exmerge (I know this works, as I have opened the
mailbox pst file within outlook and everything is there), but when I
perform the restore using the pst file, nothing happens. There is no
error messages, and Emerge goes through the motions (though it finishes
supsiciously quick), but when I open the mailbox, no emails have been
restored. Although it is great that Exmerge is working for the backup
part of the stage, I am disappointed it i...How do I link a shape on a organ chart to another org chart page
If I have a org chart on one page with three shapes, A B C, and a second page
with names in shapes of people reporting to C on page 1. How can I click on
Shape C on first page and bring up the second page showing the employees who
work under him C
-right click shape C
-Format > Behavior > Double-Click
-Select "Go to page: Page-2"
Help <Help@discussions.microsoft.com> schrieb in im Newsbeitrag:
> If I have a org chart on one page with three shapes, A B C, and a second
> with names in shapes of pe...Importing ofx file
I'm using Money 2004 Premium and I was downloading my bank account
information in ofx format directly in Money; recently this stopped working
and I have to manually import the file into money. Not a big deal, but an
annoyance just the same.
Does anyone have a suggestion as to a fix for this?
In message <QK3kl.email@example.com>, dennis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>I'm using Money 2004 Premium and I was downloading my bank account
>information in ofx format directly in Money; recently this stopped working
>and I have to manually import the fi...