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Q: .xls Excel 2007 error invalid file format ? This thread is locked from future replies

I keep having a problem when saving a particular .xls excel 2007 file. It is also being saved in 2003 compatable file format. When i attempt to re open the file after saving i get the message "file  Name".xls File format is not valid. When i press Control shift & I i get the error code 100109 displayed.

I cannot locate the error code shown so am at a loss as where to go from here other than recreate the file again (Bit of a ball ache job)

 

Has anybody any clues as to the error code an how to correct as i get this problem about once a month. 

thanks

 

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Sometimes files get currupted check here on how to repair it

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/excel-help/repairing-a-corrupted-workbook-HA010097017.aspx

 

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Hi, try this

go to start, control Panel, click on tools,folder options,file types, check that the xls format is there if not add it

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