Re: Microsoft Does It Again
- Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:03:12 +0200
- From: Martin <keine-eile@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Microsoft Does It Again
Am 21.08.2018 um 17:14 schrieb Stephen P. Molnar:
> I'm not trying to start a flame war or bash Microsoft (let's fact it, they don't pay attention), but I have a problem with an Excel file.
> For reasons unbeknownst to me, somehow it got saved as an Excel OOXML file. I find that i don't have a Linux app that seems to able to open the file. Contacting Microsoft Customer Service resulted in instructions to upgrade Excel to the current version. THere is no way that I will spend the money to implement that suggestion.
If you can not open this with LibreOffice Calc, you may give it a shot with that Google spreadsheet thing. This is https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/, works quite well for me. Even if you probably loose some of that Excel magic in a spreadsheet.
> Is there a Linux application that will allow me to recover the contents of the file?