XLSHTML File Issues: Why Your PC Won't Open XLSHTML Files

Few things are as frustrating as receiving a file that your computer refuses to open up. Understanding the reason why it won't work is the first step to finding a solution. Here are some of the most common error messages and issues when opening XLSHTML files.

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Common Error Messages

Error Message: The XLSHTML File is Corrupt

The only solution to a corrupt file, is to download a new copy, or to ask the sender to resend the file.

Error Message: Can't Find Software to Open the XLSHTML File

This error is quite easy to solve. Simply right-click on the XLSHTML file and select Excel HTML Document from the dropdown list to create a default file type association. In future, it should automatically open in Excel HTML Document.

Common XLSHTML-Related Issues

Issue: You Don't Have Excel HTML Document Installed

You can simply download Excel HTML Document software. XLSHTML uses Excel HTML Document by default. After you install it, the software should automatically associate itself with XLSHTML files.

Issue: You Have Excel HTML Document Installed But It's Still Not Working

If you have Excel HTML Document installed and you still can't open the file, you should get in touch with the software developers for further assistance. See our chart below for who to contact:

Software Developer
Excel HTML Document Microsoft Corporation

Issue: You Can't Install Excel HTML Document

If for some reason you can't or don't want to install Excel HTML Document, you could also search online for free software that uses XLSHTML files. But, as a word of caution, please be careful as many free software downloads are infected with malware or bundled with unwanted software.

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