unable to connect to excel file

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randomUser
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unable to connect to excel file

Post by randomUser » Thu Nov 21, 2019 1:36 pm

Hello,

when I try to import an excel file into nicelabel designer, I get the following error:

External table is not in the expected format. (see also attached screenshot)

I've tried searching for the error but I could not find any posts that apply to my issue.
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Kyleodonnell
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Re: unable to connect to excel file

Post by Kyleodonnell » Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:10 pm

Random user,

This is a Microsoft bug which can be solved by installing the 2010 access driver here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/downloa ... x?id=13255 please download the correct driver for the bitness you have of office (32 or 64 bit)

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