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So we are using office 365 without the desktop version.  This means we have to upload to the cloud before opening.  Fine.  But some excel docs still don't open.  What am I missing?

Some of these files have come via email attachments and some of them were created in older versions of windows that is no longer installed on the machine.

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Vasil Michev (MVP) earned 2000 total points
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The web apps (Office Online as they call it now) have certain limitations, you are most likely hitting some of them. You can review this article for more info:

http://office.microsoft.com/en-001/excel-help/differences-between-using-a-workbook-in-the-browser-and-in-excel-HA010369179.aspx
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Thank you very much!
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