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Preventing IE8 to open .xls with OpenOffice but with Excel

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by Roger, Apr 2, 2010.

  1. Roger

    Roger Flightless Bird

    How can I prevent IE8 to open an .xls file with OpenOffice but with Microsoft
    Excel? Thx
     
  2. Leonard Grey

    Leonard Grey Flightless Bird

    Change the default application for .xls to Excel.

    My Computer > Tools > Folder Options > File Types

    -or-

    Right-click an .xls file > Open With... > select Excel > check mark in
    'Always use the selected program to open this type of file'
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    Leonard Grey
    Errare humanum est

    Roger wrote:
    > How can I prevent IE8 to open an .xls file with OpenOffice but with Microsoft
    > Excel? Thx
     

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