Re: Read OpenXML Excel file in OpenOffice.org?
On 5/22/07, Ron Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
On 05/22/07 17:58, Dusty Wilson wrote:
> I don't know my MS file formats, but it's XML and isn't binary, so
> that lead me to believe it was OpenXML, though I may be wrong, of
> course. Neither OOo or Gnumeric are willing to open it.
If it's in a relatively simple format, you could parse it yourself.
True, but I really would love to be able to simply open it, edit it,
and pass it on.
What I did to "solve" it was to send it to someone that had Microsoft
Excel who then converted the file to the binary Excel file format that
I then could open with Gnumeric.
Basically, I was hoping someone had a magical solution (like
installing another package, ticking a configuration option, or
something) so I wouldn't have to rely on someone that had Excel (nor
parsing it myself).
Is there a file format converter or something?