XLX (and XLSX) are the file formats used by Microsoft Office's Excel spreadsheet program. These formats can also be opened by office programs on Ubuntu such as Openoffice or Libreoffice.

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Unable to open xls file in Openoffice calc

I am unable to open an xls file in Open Office 4.1.1. The same file is getting opened in Microsoft Excel. But in this, when I open the file, it is showing blank.
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LibreOffice 4.2.7.2: This document contains macros

I'm trying to open an .xls document in LibreOffice 4.2.7.2 and getting this error message. This document contains macros. Macros may contain viruses. Execution of macros is disabled due to the ...
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how to check spreadsheet for input errors

I was generating large XLS (Microsof Ofice Excel spreadsheet) file for a client with XML. The file has 72MB and when I try to open it in LibreOffice it crush on "General input/output error" yet when I ...
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Redirecting shell script output to a spreadsheet in sharepoint portal

I need to write a shell script that takes some statistics related to system and those values should be redirected to a spreadsheet in share point which then presented as a graph. Which is the best way ...
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How to create Excel xlsx files from a script?

I'm looking for packages available in Ubuntu main/universe repositories able to create Excel 2007+ xlsx files from a script (python or perl) My requirements: 100% compatible Excel XLSX files. Solid ...
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How to convert XML to XLS in LInux

I want to convert books.xml file to books.xls file for the purpose of that xml file data is adding to my newspaper website. I need your help. Please give me the correct answers.
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Can't open .xlsx file with LibreOffice

.xlsx files are not opening in LibreOffice 3.4.3 in Ubuntu 11.10. Could not open "ABC.xlsx" Archive type not supported.
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How do I save all images from .xls file?

I've got a xls file with exactly 167 images that I must save and post on a website. The sheer number itself is painful, but what complicates things is that you can't directly save images from Calc - ...
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How do you convert many files from .xlsx to .xls?

What is a way to convert a batch of .xlsx files to .xls format? I would prefer it to be a command-line solution, but anything is better than opening each manually, and manually saving in the new ...