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3277914 - Error "The file format and extension don't match" or the AO report is opening in a different application


When opening a file with extension "sapaox", one of the following symptoms occur:

  1. Error "The file format and extension of FILENAME.sapaox don't match".
  2. The file is opened in a different application (e.g. PDF reader, MS Word, etc) and not in Analysis for Office/Excel.



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sapaop, sapaox, Launcher file, association, HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SAP.AO.Xl.Launch\shell\Open\command, RAAOE, extension, file format , KBA , BI-RA-AO-XLA , Excel Addin , Problem

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