It is a good idea to save the file locally. If your issue still exists please open the file in safe mode, if it works fine please disable all add-ins in Excel. For system requirements of the Microsoft Office suites, go to the following Microsoft articles: Office 2010 introduced native 64-bit versions of Office products to take advantage of larger processing capacities. This will allow you to figure out which add-in is causing the problem. Several people following this thread reported that this corrected the problem. What should I do to be able to directly open previous version files directly? For more information on saving and recovering earlier versions of a workbook, as well as information on recovering new workbooks that you had not previously saved , see.
Or you can edit your registry and remove the %1. They make a difference of less than 1 second. Try starting Excel without add-ins to see if the problem goes away. You should not get the error anymore. Automatically save a backup copy of a workbook Automatically saving a backup copy of your workbook helps to ensure that you will have access to a good copy of the workbook, if the original is deleted accidentally or if it becomes corrupted. If Excel loads the file, the add-in you last turned off is causing the problem.
How can I upgrade the file to Excel 2010? Inspect and simplify your files if possible. Do not enable this content unless you trust the source of this file. You always fear that all your important data has been corrupted and deleted. More information Advanced troubleshooting If the methods that were mentioned earlier did not resolve your issue, the issue might be either environmental orfile-specific in nature. Hence, make Excel folder blank. Method 5: Perform a selective startup to determine whether a program, process, or service conflicts with Excel When you start Windows as usual, several applications and services start automatically and then run in the background.
When you open a workbook that has been corrupted, Excel automatically starts File Recovery mode and attempts to reopen and simultaneously repair the workbook. As soon as I changed the default printer the problem stopped! The important thing here is to focus on recovering the corrupted Excel files back anyhow. But I noticed that Office 2007 take long time to load the file and almost crashed when waited to load the file. I have Windows 7, 64-bit if that makes a difference. The following section describes how to troubleshoot additional issue that can cause Excel to hang, or crash. They are not related to clicking on a file to open it.
In these situations, you need a reliable third party tool which can recover everything from. So it appears that there physically 2 copies of Excel running. You will have your path below. Where the file is stored Several issues can arise when you save an Excel file over a network or to a web server. I think maybe it will solve the problem. Did you get any error messages? Method 4: Check whether your file is being generated by a third party Sometimes Excel files are generated by a third-party application.
The symptoms of the Excel problem are as exactly described! Tip: You have to enter only the name of the workbook — you do not have to type the file name extension. However, I would like to know some additional information if possible. Method 6: Check whether your antivirus software is up to date or is conflicting with Excel Antivirus software can interfere with Excel, and cause performance issues. Regards, Emi Zhang TechNet Community Support Please mark the reply as an answer if you find it is helpful. I discovered that when I unplugged the network cable from the afflicted laptop, the problem went away. When the display comes up, you need to scroll almost to the bottom. My symptoms were similar but seemed to get worse over time.
Additionally, you may receive one of the following error messages: Excel is not responding. Best Regards, Sally Tang I have the same problem and this is September 2011. When plugging it back in, the problem came back. You can always ask an expert in the , get support in the , or suggest a new feature or improvement on. If you could send an e-mail with no attachments to chrisnic microsoft.
The Microsoft Office software is Ms Office with Frontpage. You may try to disable the Hardware Graphic Acceleration and verify the result: Open Excel. And double clicking an xls does not work. For more information on recovering earlier versions of a workbook, see. Screen Resolution 1600 x 900. If your issue is not resolved after you test it outside the third-party application, continue on to the next item on the list. If you try to perform other actions while Excel is in use, Excel may not respond.