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Unable to open Excel File
1 replies , 7/18/2003, 6:42:37 PM
The following message was displayed when opening an excel file from a floopy disk... "????.xls' cannot be accessed. The file may be read-only, or you may be trying to access a read-only location....

Excel file will not open
0 replies , 7/18/2003, 7:00:53 PM
I have an excel file that will not open. When I tried to open it displays a gray screen and most icons on the toolbar are disabled. I tried to open with Notepad, and Access without success. Any...

EXCEL 97 - Application error when trying to add sheet.
1 replies , 7/18/2003, 9:49:35 PM
System : DELL GX150 with 256Mb RAM OS: Windows NT Workstation with service pack 6.0 APPLICATION : EXCEL 97 Problem: I have a workbook that has some sheets in it that has predefined drop down...

Kevin Rudd
Excel 2002: Shared Workbook won't Unshare
0 replies , 7/19/2003, 12:20:26 AM
My supervisor locked virtually everything in a spreadsheet that he planned to share on network. Nearly everyone but me could access (I have 97). Meanwhile, IT suggested that for the time being he...

invalid page fault
1 replies , 7/19/2003, 12:37:55 AM
We keep getting this error message when we try to open excel - The program will not open- any ideas??? *********************************************** EXCEL caused an invalid page fault in module...

Roy Collins
Slow response when copying
1 replies , 7/19/2003, 5:08:12 PM
I'm getting very slow response times (minutes)when I copy large columns (50,000 cells) containing simple formulas. I just upgraded from Excel 97 where I didn't have that problem. I've got 1 gig...

Steve M
Could not be found
1 replies , 7/20/2003, 6:03:25 PM
Everytime I open an excel file I get the follwing warning message: "C:\Documents and Settings\Kelly\Application data\Microsoft\AddIns\PPCWPBI.xla. Could not be found" I click the ok button and it...

Computer crashes upon closing Excel
0 replies , 7/20/2003, 10:34:51 PM
Whenever I open a workbook I always get the EULA confirmation window. Then, when I close the workbook, Excel hangs up and stops responding. After Ctrl, Alt and Del to exit, no other application...

Cannot Open an Excel file directly
3 replies , 7/21/2003, 9:47:49 AM
i have a PC installed Windows 98 and Office 2000. Each time I open an excel file with directly clicking the file, it prompts the error of 'incorrected file or path, please check the path or file...

Excel 2000 - Illegal Operation error when saving
1 replies , 7/21/2003, 12:55:14 PM
I have a user who gets an illegal operation error when saving. The details of the error are: Excel has caused a general protection fault in module HPBF3120.DRV@001a000068b0. I can not figure out...

2 replies , 7/21/2003, 6:36:02 PM
My spreadsheet that was used on Windows 95 sucessfully has a problem in Windows XP Professional with the WEEKNUM function. I get an error #NAME? instead of the week number. Its been working for...

Mark Maiden
0 replies , 7/21/2003, 7:09:27 PM
Recently had to reinstall windows 2000 because of another microsoft malfunction, but I'm not THAT angry. However, after a complete reinstallation of all programs, excel seems to be having some...

Oh my god! It sounds too good to be true! You mean that=20 I can make more than I make in an entire year for just=20 $6?!?!?!? Please, tell me why you would bother telling=20 everybody about this...

All of a sudden - I did not install, update or reinstall any msoffice files - excel 2000 on my windows 98 se system has developed a strange behavior. When I open xl and try to open a file from the...

Margo Guda
Opening CSV files causes crash
0 replies , 7/21/2003, 8:53:04 PM
I have Excel 2002 (Office XP) on a Windows 2000 PC. Something has changed recently that now causes a severe error window to appear whenever I try to open a Comma Separated Variable(CSV)...

Jason Z
Excel 2000 Freezes and Crashes When Formatting
0 replies , 7/21/2003, 10:22:44 PM
Unfortunately, the suggestions I received did not resolve the issue. Excel freezes even when formatting a column within a blank worksheet. Just can not figure out what could be causing the...

Martha Gibson
waiting for data to be returned from microsoft query
0 replies , 7/22/2003, 4:26:09 AM
When I go into Data/Get External Data/New Database Query I get this "Waiting for data to be returned from Microsoft Query". I have completely removed Excel and reinstalled. Occasionally 1 out of...

ODBC MS Access Driver
0 replies , 7/22/2003, 5:17:52 AM
[Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] Too few parameters. Expected 1. What does it all mean. I am trying to import an Access query and the query will return what I want in Access, I was able...

File format not valid
0 replies , 7/22/2003, 3:06:46 PM
I am trying to open an excel file and it gives me this error when I try to open - 2002 list.source.xls: file format not valid. I can open it in word but I really need it in excel. Any ideas?

Excel "Cannot save backup"
0 replies , 7/22/2003, 5:17:47 PM
I am having the problem that whenever I go and save my excel workbook, I get the error message " cannot save backup " . Now, I've got the chekcmark selected under the SAVE AS/TOOLS/GENERAL...

Luc Gallant