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dmrubin

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When I double click an Excel file, Excel opens but the file does not load. also, some of the menu items are disabled? I have looked at the file association and it appears correct. Any suggestions
 

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vconfused

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If you open Excel and go to Tools->Options, General tab, is "Ignore other applications" checked? If it is, clear it, click OK, Close Excel and try again.

Otherwise, if you open Excel first and go to File->Open, do the files open fine?
 
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