Right click one of the spreadsheet file and click 'Open With' on the
menu > from the Recommended Programs > select Microsoft Excel if its
displayed > at the bottom of the dialog, check the box that says 'Always use
the selected program to open this kind of file'.
My Vista Quickstart Guide: http://adacosta.spaces.live.com/blog...3DB!9709.entry
"Mona" <Mona@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I'm new to the Vista World and not very computer "hardware" literate.
> I've used the Windows Easy Transfer to transfer all my files from my old
> that has Windows XP to my new PC which is Windows Vista.
> I finally got all my pictures and music transferred (I think), but I'm
> unable to get any of my Excel spreadsheets to transfer over properly.
> all transferred over in Adobe mode. Which I then realize that I hadn't
> loaded the Microsoft Excel software onto my new PC. Done, but that hasn't
> alleviated the problem. They still won't come over into Excel. What do I
> need to do?? And how can I get rid of the Microsoft Works/Task crap. I
> my old Word and Excel as my forms. HELP!!