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Transfering excel mobile sheets to PC

 
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Buritobille
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2008 6:31 am    Post subject: Transfering excel mobile sheets to PC Reply with quote

How can i resolve this problem. I have an excel worksheet on my mobile. when i tranfer it using activesync it is saved on my PC as an xlsx file. But when i try to open it on my PC using excel i get an error message saying that it is not a recognisable format.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2008 6:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi,
You need to save the Excel file as .XLS in order to read it on the PC.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2008 11:23 pm    Post subject: thanks Reply with quote

fiddled with it until it worked. nice to know that there was an answer to my problem and where to look for it.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 03, 2008 1:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Transfering excel mobile sheets to PC Reply with quote

Buritobille wrote:
How can i resolve this problem. I have an excel worksheet on my mobile. when i tranfer it using activesync it is saved on my PC as an xlsx file. But when i try to open it on my PC using excel i get an error message saying that it is not a recognisable format.


Save As this file in Excel 97-2003 format. Than try to transfer this file. Since you are using MS Office 2007 therefore you are receiving this error.
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