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I need to edit the file

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  • Started 1 year ago by aoiboros
  • Latest reply from Xhi
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aoiboros
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Hi i badly need to edit the file name of one of my excel files. I am so frustrated since the system won't allow me to change it. Moreover, i can't move it or delete it to just make a new one. I am so desperate!

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gedstar
gedstar
Posts: 521

What kind of error are you getting?
Have you tried this to unlock the file http://www.filehippo.com/download_unlocker/

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scorpion99
scorpion99
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Are you using office 2010??? did you click on Enable editing when trying to open the file?

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Enthusiast
Enthusiast
Posts: 566

You can't move or delete or rename a file that is currently in use. Do you possibly have the file open?

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Xhi
Xhi
Posts: 6298

Have you tried doing it in Safe Mode?

If you can load it into Excell then you can rename it by doing a Save As:

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