XLSM file format description
Many people share .xlsm files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .xlsm file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .xlsm files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.xlsm - Microsoft Excel 2007 Document
The XLSM document files are related to Microsoft Office Excel 2007. XLSM file is a Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Document with macros.
- Microsoft Office Excel 2007
- Document files
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- Microsoft Excel 2007 Document related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .xlsm file extension. Even harmful programs can create .xlsm files. Be especially cautious with .xlsm files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .xlsm file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .xlsm file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
lsm, xlm, xls, xlsl, xosm, xsm
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Microsoft Excel Macro Definition
- Microsoft Excel Worksheet
- Document Manager Locked Excel Document
- Zeiss LSM Image
- PixInsight Project
- Sybase PowerDesigner XML Model
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