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JamieVJohnson2
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Inventor Studio vs Excel

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07-06-2012 02:05 PM

When using Inventor 2013 (Premium), and I switch to Inventor Studio, I get a well hidden message box (switch to desktop, then select the Inventor program on the task bar, to see this message).  In the message it states that the Excel file is not of the expected format.  Natually, its hanging on an Excel message from the hidden excel running in the background. Upon further research I find that this is an Excel program message box, and I can't find a way to prevent it from raising this box.

 

I don't think Autodesk payed much attention to the Office 2010 suite as it relates to the Inventor Studio. 

 

Does anybody have a clue of what to do here?

 

jvj

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blair
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Re: Inventor Studio vs Excel

07-07-2012 11:32 AM in reply to: JamieVJohnson2

What is the file extension? Is it .xls or .xlsx?

 

And what is the file.

 

On Office 2010 here for quite some time and do a lot in Inventor Studio. Haven't had a problem here or on my machine at my office at home.

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JamieVJohnson2
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Re: Inventor Studio vs Excel

07-09-2012 06:44 AM in reply to: blair

The file is .xls.  I didn't have this problem until this computer's rebuild (new ssd).

Windows 7 Ultimate

Office 2010 Small Business

Product Design Suite 2013 Premium

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RayFeiler
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Re: Inventor Studio vs Excel

07-09-2012 06:48 AM in reply to: JamieVJohnson2

Have you run Excel at least once sense the rebuild?

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Sometimes you just need a good old reboot.
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Re: Inventor Studio vs Excel

07-09-2012 07:40 AM in reply to: JamieVJohnson2
Yes, I use Excel for all kinds of things. Jamie V. Johnson CAD Manager Description: TTS_FINAL-12 - For Signatures 175 Westwood Drive Southlake TX, 76092 Phone: 817-421-3535 Fax: 817-421-9292 email: jamie.johnson@railegineer.com
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Re: Inventor Studio vs Excel

07-09-2012 08:30 AM in reply to: JamieVJohnson2

What file is it looking for, file name please

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