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Excel password cracker into code

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I have an application that has a password on the Excel code but the writer has left and there is NO documentation. The error i am getting suggests that there might be a problem in the code itself but I cant get at it. Has anybody got a cracker that will release or tell me the password proctecting the Excel code. Normal Excel crackers do not work. thanks
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You might want to add what version of Excel?

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Do you mean that you have an Excel file which is password protected (the vba code ??).
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by:prosit
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I have a stack of password recovery tools, gimme your email and I'll send you the ones I have...

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funch.
sorry about the version(should have thought a bit more). Its Excel-97.
and it is the vba code that is protected (MQU)

How can I get email address to you without spreading it over all over the place
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by:MQU
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I also have some recovery tools. I scoobox's don't work you can ask me again.
With the email I don't know but I can give you my email ( it's a temp one) if you like.

Sorry for the "no text", but EE did not accpeted my comment.
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send it to iwantjob@hotmail.com

And I'll return a stack of password cracking tools!

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by:scoobox
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funch. the email address you posted just bounces back
you can post to  Rod.Keen@uk.fiatgsa.com
and MQU if you want
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yeah sorry about that I hadn't used it for 2 months so they deleted it, it's reactivated now, I'll send it this weekend.

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It's in the mail,

Sorry for the delay the weather yesterday made me stay by the pool :)

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funch: It's not appropriate to use foul language on a public site, and it specifically goes against EE policy. If you have any questions on EE policy, please read:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/infoMemberAgreement.jsp

I've edited your comment. I've also deleted MQU's "no text" comments.

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Lame, lame, lame...

Spend time making your servers faster instead of this...

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