How do you open a password protected lotus 123 file?

Posted on 2014-01-27
Last Modified: 2014-05-14
I have several lotus 123 files that were saved with password protection. I'm trying to open them but i don't own a copy of lotus 123. Is there some way to view/open them. I do have the password.
Please help!
Question by:josephh610
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by:Aditya Arora
ID: 39814356

you can use open office Calc to open Lotus123 file. 

Thanks Aditya

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ID: 39825249
That doesn't seem to work with password protected files.

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Aditya Arora earned 500 total points
ID: 39825914
try to open with office 2000 excel, otherwise no option. you need lotus.
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ID: 39835279
Hi there,,

So you use the correct password ???

Do you get any error messages or any thing else .

Best Wishes

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