How to Convert XPS to Excel 2003

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How to Convert XPS to Excel 2003
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Microsoft Office programs allow a document to open as different files. When converting a file from XPS to Excel in Excel 2003, there are some intermediate steps to take. Excel 2003 does not automatically convert the XPS files into a file usable by Excel, but there are options to convert the files to an appropriate Excel file.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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  • Converter software

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  1. 1

    Download a preferred converter software. Websites such as Free Downloads Center or File Buzz have XPS-to-Excel 2003 converter software available for downloading. Simply click on the preferred software and select "Run" when prompted. Install the software when the download is complete.

  2. 2

    Open Excel 2003. Select "File" and "Open." Browse through the files to find the XPS file. Select the file and click "OK." The software will convert the XPS file into a format that Excel 2003 can read.

  3. 3

    Select "File" and then "Save As." Create a preferred name and change the file extension of .xps to the Excel extension instead. Click "Save."

  4. 4

    Close the file and reopen it to check that it saved properly. Close Excel 2003 when completed.

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