Resolve issue of Microsoft® Excel 2010 Not Opening
How to fix issue of Microsoft Excel 2010 not opening?
Microsoft Excel 2010 from Microsoft is a powerful spreadsheet application. It comes as a part of Microsoft Office 2010 suite. Microsoft Excel programs are available in different versions and Microsoft Excel 2010 integrates improvement over previous editions. Microsoft Excel includes several features such as graphic tools, pivot table, calculations etc. We can take smart decisions by managing, analyzing and sharing information using Microsoft Excel 2010. Microsoft Excel 2010 sometimes generates certain errors and may not open properly. There are several reasons for the incorrect opening of Microsoft Excel and the common problems are due to incorrect file association and enabling of 'Ignore other application' settings. We can get rid of these issues by making some changes in the settings or by repairing Microsoft Office 2010.
Different reasons for the opening problem of Microsoft Outlook 2010 and some techniques to resolve the issues are given below:
- Possible reasons
- Repair Microsoft Office 2010
- Disable ‘Ignore Other Application’
Microsoft Excel 2010 sometimes does not open the file when you double click on Microsoft Excel in Windows Explorer and sometimes you will receive some error messages. There are several reasons for the opening problem of Microsoft Excel. Microsoft Excel may actually open, but the file may not open. The main reason for this issue is due to the enabled option 'Ignore other application settings'. Another reason for the Microsoft Excel 2010 not opening problem is due to incorrect file association.
Repair Microsoft Office 2010
If the problem is due to the missing of association between the files and corresponding application then we can resolve the problem by repairing Microsoft Office 2010. Before doing this task make sure that there are no multiple Microsoft Office 2010 installations. To repair Microsoft Office 2010, click 'Start' menu and select 'Run', then type 'appwiz.cpl' and click 'Ok'. Then select the Microsoft Office 2010 and click on 'Repair' and select 'Continue'. Restart the system after the repair is completed.
Sometimes enabling of 'Ignore other application' settings will result in opening problem of Microsoft Excel 2010. We can resolve it in two methods either by downloading 'Fix it for me' from Microsoft official website or by disabling this feature manually. To disable this feature, open the 'File' tab of Microsoft Excel 2010 and click on 'Options'. Select 'Advanced' and click on 'General' area, then click to clear 'Ignore other applications' checkbox. Next, click on 'Ok' button. Then restart the program to see whether the problem still exists.
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