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Old 10-31-2007, 08:20 AM   #1
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Question looking for software to open .xlsx files with linux

Does anyone know of any linux software to open the new 2007 excel files .xlsx
Old 10-31-2007, 10:52 AM   #2
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Try the latest version of Open Office, there might be a plugin to open those files
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looking for software to open .xlsx files with linux


just execute

 sudo apt-get install alien -y
this will install the converter on your system

helpful resources are :

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samtoddler, please don't drag up old threads like this.


excel, microsoft

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