Opening XLS file in notepad?

December 2016




Issue


How to open the xls file in notepad in the same matter?

Solution


If you try to open an xls file via notepad, data will not make much sense.
  • What you should do is save the file as CSV type and then open via notepad.
  • Open notepad and change the file type of all and then browse to your file and open.

Note


Thanks to rizvisa1 for this tip on the forum.

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