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Windows cannot find 'C:\program files (x86)\ LibreOffice 5\program\scalc.exe' [closed]

asked 2016-05-22 09:27:35 +0100

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updated 2020-08-07 14:07:16 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I just tried installing Libre Office 5 and I get this error whenever I try to open any of the programs.

I've tried re-installing several times, and I've made sure everything is set to run as an administrator. I need this program to access some spreadsheets - I can't use excel because of the lack of functionality (E.g. macro's).

Any help appreciated.


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answered 2016-05-22 12:59:32 +0100

m.a.riosv gravatar image

There is a space between the backslash and LibreOffice.

If it is in a Direct Acces or a command line, as it has spaces should be between quotes:
"C:\Program Files (x86)\LibreOffice 5\program\scalc.exe"

If you have installed 64 bits version, the path should be:
"C:\program files\LibreOffice 5\program\scalc.exe"

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