I tried the other suggestions but could not find any. The issue isn't happening anymore and I am trying to remember what I did. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. Suppose, you worked overnight on a very critical document which is to be presented at a meeting the next day. I've already done a repair and then a full re-install on it prior to posting this unfortunately - thank you for the suggestion though chmod0777 wrote: How did it go with the registry key? You may also want to try and enable fullscreen mode with a click on the Excel window icon, and return to regular mode afterwards. Instead, it tries to send me to the App Store.
If a large file copy takes about 80% of the time that the Excel save does. You may want to disable those to test whether they are responsible for the blank document issue. This workstation is brand-new Windows 10 x64, purchased from Dell, joined to a Windows domain. There's no downloadable demonstration file, and you can't make these changes in the browser edition. When no data lies to the right, it doesn't matter. More where these came from I've shown you 10 easy ways to set defaults that work the way you work, but there are many more. I could change them to update now and see what happens.
You'll use these rulers in Page Layout view. Figure J Change the ruler measurement to centimeters or millimeters. Astro-Oli wrote: chmod0777 wrote: How did it go with the registry key? What helped me was to make personal. Who knows if this will last, but it seems more concrete than anything else I have tried before. I'm not reimbursed by TechRepublic for my time or expertise when helping readers, nor do I ask for a fee from readers I help. I think I have tried everything except reinstalling Office. Way 3: Make an Office 2016 Excel spreadsheet read-only with sheet protection Step 1: Open the spreadsheet.
How do you tackle this situation? The main issue with switching back and forth like this is she manages multiple Outlook mailboxes and it takes well over 24 hours to cache mail. It should open only the file you want and a second window will no longer appear. If most of your data input is from left to right, you'll find this annoying. I actually hit a wall on this too. The issue isn't happening anymore and I am trying to remember what I did. I couldn't resolve these issues and began to feel like we were spending too much time failing. It stopped the problem for me, it's weird and I don't know what actual problem was.
If Microsoft Excel opens a blank grey document or worksheet for you, then here are a few things you could do to fix the problem. My extra window turned out to be a problem with add-ins. Don't send files unless requested; initial requests for help that arrive with attached files will be deleted unread. Unhiding and re-hiding the personal. This answer is not helpful.
Option 6: Repair Office Microsoft Office 2016 comes with two repair options. Bear in mind that wrapping text will increase the height of that row. Office 2016 on a Windows 7 works. The solution is to find the real location of the Personal. Use that path to browse to the executable in the step above that mentions browsing to the executable.
To use the modified version of Book. When you are about to save it, there is a power failure, and your system shuts down without warning. Only with Office 2010 and earlier do you have the single Excel instance issue. If it does not, you may try the online repair option, but remember to have your product key at hand when you do as you may need it. It aligns with the behavior I%u2019ve experienced where sometimes if I was on the hardwire network in the office it would be slow and if I unplugged and went on the wireless network it would be better, or vice versa. I'll update if I find out I broke anything.
Option 4: Disable hardware acceleration This is another option that is easy to check. Please refer to this article about how to back up and restore the registry in Windows: Please try this method and check if it works for you, any updates please let me know and I'm glad to help and follow up your reply. I've never seen this behavior in our environment so not sure why a clean install of the application would do that. Open-File Ribbon and head to options. My problem was that I had a Personal.
It's crazy that I have the top spec laptop available in the company but it cant cope with opening a few Excel files. Figure A Specify the number of sheets in new workbooks. Here is a screen shot: You are supposed to double click on the entry for. This answer is not helpful. Have you tried with the network cable plugged directly into the laptop rather than via the docking station assuming this is an option? For example, if you recalculate all formulas, it will do that for all open workbooks in the same instance. Then others only can open this Excel workbook in a read-only state.