Cannot open password protected XLSX file [closed]

asked 2012-12-11 15:05:35 +0200

nasht00 gravatar image

updated 2015-11-02 04:54:33 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I have a password-protected excel file created with MS Office of MacOS. When trying to open it with LibreOffice, it opens a "Text Import" prompt and tries to import gibberish (encrypted stuff I presume). It doesn't ask me to enter my password.

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Closed for the following reason question is not relevant or outdated by qubit
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What is your LIbreOffice version?

m.a.riosv gravatar imagem.a.riosv ( 2012-12-12 00:07:02 +0200 )edit

Can you remove the password with MSO on your Mac and than open and protect the file in LibO?

ROSt52 gravatar imageROSt52 ( 2012-12-12 01:52:16 +0200 )edit

Sounds like a good candidate for a bug report. Can you reproduce the bug by creating a new, sanitized file? (we don't want to ask you to put any sensitive information up on bugzilla)

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2012-12-12 15:44:32 +0200 )edit