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Windows 7: Problem with Excel 2003 files with Windows 7

11 Feb 2010   #1
hymernova

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Problem with Excel 2003 files with Windows 7

New computer has windows 7 op system. When I transfer Excel files from my laptop (using XP Home) I get an error message saying 'There was a problem sending the command to the program' Any idesa what the solution is? The files were generated on Excel 2003.


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11 Feb 2010   #2
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi hymernova,

Have you tried the fix here yet? Not sure if it's exactly the same issue, you tell me: http://www.microsoft.com/communities...&cr=&sloc=&p=1

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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