Excel file not opening with double click

By gylesbryan ·
Tags: Windows, Software
When double clicking an excel file, it opens Excel but does not load the file. However, the files open if it opened through File--> Open toolbar but double click does not open the file. I have unchecked DDE option in the settings. Please advise how to resolve this probrem.



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Excel Repair

by lawsonoliver1 In reply to Excel file not opening wi ...

Did you to open the file by using Open and Repair function? If not, then you must try it. It is very simple to perform. Try it.

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Excel file not opening with double click

by gregwann In reply to Excel file not opening wi ...

Possible cause: It may happen due to Excel setting gets switched.

To Fix this issue, perform following steps:

Open the Excel from Start menu
Select Tools → Options
Go to the General tab
Make sure that Ignore other applications is not checked


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