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I am trying to send an Excel spreadsheet by Yahoo! mail. When I try and attach it, it says there is a virus detected and to remove the attachment (I have also tried to attach it in a zip file). I have done a virus sweep on my PC, and it is totally clear. Any ideas? I need to send this attachment.

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Does the spreadsheet contain any macros which may be detected as viruses? What version of Excel did you use to create the spreadsheet? – Llamanerds Nov 30 '12 at 21:48

Similar problem as in this question in such cases you can zip with a password and send that. Unless your client blocks even zip files

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