Unable to Read File

Hoozits

Active Member
Joined
May 31, 2005
Messages
253
I know that there are many posts under this subject, but I feel my situation is unique. I have a file that, despite attempts on my part to avoid this, continues to become corrupt. So far, I've tried to recreate it and recreate it and it still becomes corrupt after awhile. I've also tried saving it to a different location, multiple locations in fact, and each file in each location then becomes corrupt in time. There is nothing unusual about this file, not its size, not its content. I can't just continue to recreate the file all day long over and over again. I've used this file for literally years without problem. Any suggestions?!
 

Excel Facts

Copy formula down without changing references
If you have =SUM(F2:F49) in F50; type Alt+' in F51 to copy =SUM(F2:F49) to F51, leaving the formula in edit mode. Change SUM to COUNT.

Joe4

MrExcel MVP, Junior Admin
Joined
Aug 1, 2002
Messages
58,249
Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
Without knowing what is in this file, what it does, or who uses it, it is really impossible to say.

However, the first thing that I would check for would be viruses on your computer (and other computers that might be used to work on or update this file).
 

Forum statistics

Threads
1,136,262
Messages
5,674,709
Members
419,521
Latest member
Jasonnie

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top