troubleshooting Question

Convert a GIGANTIC Excel (.xls) file

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I just received an excel file containing data (there shouldn't be any formulas) from the MIS department of a company I'm working with. Unfortunately the file is 1.3 gb and I can't open it without crashing my computer. Does anybody know of any utilities that convert excel files to text files without having to open the file in Excel. Something that converts the file line by line would be ideal as I think the crash is caused by trying to open the entire dataset in memory.


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