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Excel cannot re-open it because of a sharing violation

Posted on 2008-11-07
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Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Receiving the following error when trying to save an Excel speadsheet to the network.

The document was saved successfully,but Excel cannot re-open because of a sharing violation. Please open the document and try again. I can click ok and continue. Just trying to get rid of the error from appearing everytime.
Question by:rbinchd
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Fiuca earned 80 total points
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Found this solution:

This may be a network issue or maybe a strict virus scanner setting that
prevents Exxcel from accessing the file when it wants to.
Try toning down the virus scanner.

I hope it helps.

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rbinchd earned 0 total points
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Reinstalled Excel. User was able to open spreadsheet.

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