[kde-linux] Problem in OpenOffice Calc with Excel document
bpx at basicisp.net
Sun Dec 6 00:24:38 UTC 2009
Thomas Taylor wrote:
> I finally decided to bite the bullet and move all my windows documents to
> linux (openSUSE 11.2, KDE 4.3.1, OO 3.1.1).
> The Word documents can be read and modified properly but Excel spreadsheets
> are loading as read-only and can't be modified.
> I've gone through the settings but can't find anything that would apply. Any
Sometimes you end up in a read only status after copying files over.
Personally, I would open a terminal and su to root. Then do a 'chmod
764 filename.xls' to change the permissions.
You can read up on permissions at
Hope that helps.
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