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  1. jbeck

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    Whenever i click on a recent excel or word doc, the program opens and gives me a warning saying i already have a file of that name open, but i dont..... Im running windows XP.
     
  2. RubySlippers

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    Did you try rebooting your computer?
     
  3. jbeck

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    many many times!
     
  4. Anne Troy

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    Don't laugh, okay?

    Are you double-clicking when you should be single-clicking?
     
  5. jbeck

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    nope thats not it. single click off the Start>documents list
     
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