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Double Clicking an Excel File Will Open Excel but not the Spreadsheet itself

The OS is Windows XP and the program is Microsoft Office Standard 2007 (Excel). This computer recently upgraded from Office 2003 to Office 2007 (Yeah, I know don't shoot me). Upon clicking any .xls ...
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1answer
148 views

Giving group indicators in Excel 2007 a name rather than numbers

This is a question relating to Excel 2007 - Can you give groups names? Is there any way of giving the grouping indicators a name rather than using 1, 2, 3 etc?
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1answer
780 views

Install COM AddIn without adminstrative rights

I have a custome excel add in. I would like to install it on XP machine (to be added on Excel 2007). The problem I am having is that users don't have admin rights and also they have no permission to ...
2
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1answer
267 views

Protecting the custom ribbon in Excel 2007

I'm creating a custom ribbon for a workbook in Excel 2007. If I open the Excel file as a zip file, then I can see the customUI.xml file that was created for these modifications to the ribbon to work. ...
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3answers
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How do I delete excess cells in Excel 2007?

I am not the original creator of the spreadsheet so I am not sure how the person caused this. The issue is basically the excel spreadsheet has an excess amount of empty cells that won't delete and ...
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1answer
156 views

Problem with MS Excel 2007

I get an error dialog that states "this workbook contains no unbount sheets". It then freezes my session of excel. I cannot find a help topic that relates to this problem. Has anyone seen this ...
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1answer
761 views

Excel file with macros saved in 2007 crashes when opened in 2003

My team keeps a large Excel file on a SharePoint server. Recently I've edited this file with Excel 2007 and saved it. Afterwards, everyone who opened the file with Excel 2003 and chose to "Enable ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I avoid saving Excel files in the temp directory in Windows XP?

How do I make sure that I don't save files (Excel in this case) in C:\Documents and Settings\u.sername\Local Settings\Temp? (Apart from having my brain in gear!) It's kind of disconcerting to save a ...
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1answer
2k views

Getting VBA error when opening Excel 2007 on new computer

I have a user with a new computer that whenever Excel is opened gives the error message Opening the VBA project in this file requires a component that is not currently installed The message is ...
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3answers
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Make Excel 2007 open hyperlinks in Firefox

In Excel 2007, when I click a hyperlink, it opens in IE. I'm running XP Professional SP3. Firefox is set as my default browser. Links in Word and Outlook open in Firefox. But Excel opens them in IE. ...
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10answers
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Mouse wheel does not work in Excel 2007

I am running Office 2007 on Windows XP-SP3. My mouse wheel works fine in other applications, meaning that it scrolls information up and down when the mouse is positioned over a given panel. It's even ...