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Excel - Unable to open file

Issue

Unable to open a file by just double-clicking on the file. But you can open the file if you go into Excel first.

Solution

You will need to turn off "Ignore other applications". This can be found in "Tools / Options / General".

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RDonato

R Donato

Rick Donato is the Founder and Chief Editor of Fir3net.com. He currently works as a Principal Network Security Engineer and has a keen interest in automation and the cloud.

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