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Old 06-17-2008, 12:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How can I open .csv files that are sent as attachments. I get reports sent automatically from an app that only saves them as a .csv and I cannot find a way to open them on my BB. I've looked at a few add on software options but none of the ones I've found open .csv files.



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Old 06-17-2008, 01:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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csv stands for comma seperated values and will open with Excel on a computer. Not sure about on BB.
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Old 06-17-2008, 01:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Try GridMagic's app - GridMagic for BlackBerry - Excel Compatible BlackBerry Spreadsheet

They also have a community version, which is free, with some features disabled. I've used it and have been happy with how it works.
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Another thumb up for GridMagic - I can't believe they have a free version, it's well worth paying for, so I did.
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