Excel Error Message When Opening A File

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Subject: Excel Error Message When Opening A File
Posted by:  Paul Deutsch (pa…@gardenfreshfoods.com)
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2003

The boss's computer using Excel 97 under Windows XP gets
this error when opening a file:

"A document with the name xxxx.xls is already open. You
cannot open two documents with the same name, even if the
documents are in different folders. To open the second
document, either close the document that's currently
open, or rename one of the documents."

There is no other copy of the document open. I would
appreciate it if anyone knows how to stop this. My boss
would appreciate it if I could solve this problem he is