Why I Can't Save Excel File?

Discussion in 'Excel' started by fionaad, Nov 30, 2016.

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    i download a file from google, then i change some figures in excel. but i can't save it. Hit says that it is in type:cvs. And how can i save it? Any tip?o_O
     
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    Steve from Texas

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    CSV is comma separated values format. A lot of data comes in that format. When you made changes in excel, it cannot save things that aren't comparable with the CSV format (functions, formatting, etc.). If you choose save anyway on that popup, it will save it as a CSV, which will keep the data, but lose all of the other items. If you want to keep it as an excel file, choose File> save as... and underneath the file name, choose excel workbook (*.xlsx)
     
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