Scenario:
A Timesheet report is exported as an Excel file and saved on the disk. When the user tries to open the report in Microsoft Excel it shows the following error message.

Problems during Load

 

Resolution:

  • Close all the Microsoft Excel files which are open.
  • For Microsoft Excel 2003

    • Click on Tools in the top menu.
    • In the drop down menu, click on Options.
    • Under the General tab locate Ignore Other Applications.
    • Uncheck the check box beside it.
    • Click on OK.

  • For Microsoft Excel 2010

    • Click on File in top menu.
    • Click on More options.
    • Click on Advanced in the side menu of the Excel options box.
    • Under the General section locate Ignore Other Applications.
    • Uncheck the check box beside it.
    • Click on OK.

 

  • Try to open the report in MS Excel.