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Every time I try to open any files by, associated with EXCEL , double clicking on it , a pop up window opens showing

"There was a problem sending the command to the program."

Each time I need to open any file I have to open EXCEL first and then drag and drop the particular file to open it. Then it opens as usual.

But every time I double click on the same file this pop-up window shows up. Excel starts but it does not open the file. I am using Excel 13.

Please suggest me some way around.

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So you have this problem: support.microsoft.com/kb/211494 ? –  α”•α–Ία˜Žα•Š Jun 14 '14 at 10:18

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