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Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by Joanne.stanley, Dec 4, 2001.

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  1. Joanne.stanley

    Joanne.stanley Thread Starter

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    I have an Excel document that I have attached a password to. When I try and get into it now it comes up with message unable to Read and will not open the file - Can someone please help me urgently
     
  2. Anne Troy

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    If it's on a network drive, copy it to your hard drive via Windows Explorer. If that doesn't work, I'll be happy to attempt recovery. Send me a private message and I'll give you an email to send the file and password to. I have other programs, like Smartsuite, that I can use to attempt to recover your file.
     
  3. Gram123

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    Was the original file stored on the PC you are using, or was copied from another machine (either over the network or on a floppy)?
    What version of Excel are you using?

    Gram
     
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