Excel 2007 ?

I am using Excel 2007. And it seems that you can still open a DBF (dBase) file in Excel but you can't save it in DBF format. Is there any solution to this? I would like to make some changes in a DBF file using Excel and save it back in DBF format.

I tried CSV but that does not work since one of my columns has many commas in the text and dBase thinks it's the end of field.
john010Asked:
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
john010 ,

You can't,
See here:
http://blogs.msdn.com/excel/archive/2006/08/24/718786.aspx

An alternative would be to Link the DBF file into a Microsoft Access Database and edit it.
(The updates will be saved in the DBF file)

Hope this helps

Jeff Coachman

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Patrick MatthewsCommented:
Microsoft discontinued supporting a bunch of file types for Excel 2007.  Seems you need to find a
computer with an older version still installed.
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