Excel will prompt you for the delimiter. However, the same file, when opened in Excel 2013, contains the data. So you would need more or less some professional help. Here is what I had found out after some digging. If the data contains a quotation mark, double quotation marks will replace the quotation mark, and the cell contents are also enclosed in double quotation marks. In addition, some of the lines are long enough that Excel wraps them into two rows. What's gone wrong with Office 365? You may also want to try and enable fullscreen mode with a click on the Excel window icon, and return to regular mode afterwards.
Is there a program available to batch convert? You could try to add the above path to the System Environment variables and see if it does anything to help. However, to answer your question, it depends on your operating system and even the version of it. Incorrect: The above is what you want. You can always ask an expert in the , get support in the , or suggest a new feature or improvement on. If it does not, you may try the online repair option, but remember to have your product key at hand when you do as you may need it. .
Is there a way to do this with the new tool? Cell shading is converted to a dotted gray shading. This is what I had to do: Right click on. Hi, I am checking the status of this issue. If it is not listed, use browser to find and pick excel. I have seen some other cases that Office 2016 upgraded upon earlier version of Office will have problem with opening old. Today, after 12 years of never seeing this problem, it happened to me. In this example, the German date format is used.
How can we disable this as with Office 2013, this was not happening. And - can you open the same file from within opened Excel? It just works for them! More precisely, it did not open a spreadsheet at all, not even a blank one, but displayed no document in its interface. Best Regards, Winnie Liang Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. In this article Formatted Text Space delimited This file format. Is there a setting I need to turn on to see these? For dates, you could define the order of days, months and years. I hope this explains the issue better? Alternatively once the file has downloaded and Excel closed double clicking on the file opens Excel and the file as expected, or if Excel is already open before downloading the file then the file opens in a new Excel sheet correctly.
I just need a program that will open their files so I can convert them to a more user friendly format. I suggest you apply one after the other, and check each time you made a change whether it resolved the blank document issue in Excel 2016. Option 6: Repair Office Microsoft Office 2016 comes with two repair options. The data displayed in the current view of a PivotTable report is saved; all other PivotTable data is lost. This first line is considered an instruction and not shown in your Excel sheet. One is to find out if any recent software installation or update of Windows happened around the same time the issue started. The new version takes considerably longer with many more steps involved to do what I used to be able to do quickly with a couple of clicks.
The euro symbol will be converted to a question mark. I was pulling my hair out with frustration. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact tnmff microsoft. Rotated text, merged cells, and horizontal and vertical text alignment settings are lost. Is it possible to save the configuration once for all? Most text formats are saved; converted text takes on the format of the first character in the cell. Columns of data are separated by commas, and each row of data ends in a carriage return. But solution 4 works if you do the following: 1.
If a cell contains a comma, the cell contents are enclosed in double quotation marks. After checking this setting I am able to view csv file. This is the dumbest answer ever, but it worked. Not a long term solution but good enough to make the file itself readable if you are in a hurry and can't access the control panel at work. Was trying this only the other day and reading around some people have no problem and others like me , just see the raw text, separated by commas and not in columns :- Mark8081 wrote: md0221 wrote: You can switch the extension from.
I have not tested on other spreadsheets software like OpenOffice, LibreOffice etc, so please share in the comments if you have any success with this. Sometimes, add-ins can cause problems. I haven't used either of these programs but I think the replies are leading to places to look. I understand why Microsoft enhanced protections in the 2016 version by default, but I can't figure out how to get around them or turn them off when necessary. First, Excel will throw up a warning that the file extension doesn't match the content and Excel tries to guess whats inside. When using Excel 2010, the program was able to export and open the file without issue, where I could clean it up as needed prior to submission. If your customers are in other countries, they may see other results then you think.