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Excel XLS file.How to open?

by peterwhiteside / December 9, 2004 4:55 AM PST

I'm running Windows XP, with O.E. I have received a Excel Spreadsheet XLS file, as an E-mail attachment.
Attempting to open this attachment, the following "This file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action, create an association in the folder options control panel"? I'm lost. I see from CNet Downloads a free trial Windows Office (containing the Excel program). I don't really want to download the whole Windows Office program just to get Excel. Any suggestions?
Thank you. Peter.

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Re: Try this xls viewer...
by peterwhiteside / December 10, 2004 4:42 AM PST
In reply to: Try this xls viewer...

Thanks Michael. It worked!!.
Peter.

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Re: Excel XLS file.How to open?
by glb613 / December 9, 2004 5:10 AM PST

Check Microsoft.com and download an Excel viewer.

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Re: Excel XLS file.How to open? If you need to edit it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 9, 2004 5:15 AM PST
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