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workflow Converting .xls file to .xlsx

8 - Asteroid

i have around 80 .xls files which i need a workflow to change them to .xlsx means need to convert like save as .xlsx.




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Ultimately, you are wanting to use this command line tool:  excelcnv.exe


"C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15\excelcnv.exe" -oice "C:\in\MyFile.xls" "C:\out\MyFile.xlsx”


If this is a one-time need, just run something like this from your cmd window.  Otherwise, you can befriend the Run Command tool or use an Event to run this task.





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7 - Meteor

I am trying to make this solution work through the run command tool for all files in a folder and I cant seem to make it work.


Command : 


for %F in (*.xls) do "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15\excelcnv.exe" -nme -oice "%~fF" "%~fF"x



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