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When you open a Microsoft Excel 97 for Windows file from a Web server, you may receive the following error message:
There are several possible reasons:
Microsoft Excel cannot access the file <URL>
http://WebServerName/filenameIf you click OK, the file is opened normally.
This problem may occur if the following conditions are true:
To correct this problem, obtain Microsoft Excel 97 Service Release 2 (SR-2).
For additional information about SR-2, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/151261/EN-US/ )OFF97: How to Obtain and Install MS Office 97 SR-2
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft Excel 97 for Windows. This problem was corrected in Microsoft Office 97 Service Release 2 (SR-2).
Article ID: 151064 - Last Review: May 13, 2003 - Revision: 2.0
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