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Closed 7 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

#40170 closed defect (bug) (duplicate)

Unable to upload Excel .xls files

Reported by: burroughsc's profile burroughsc Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 4.7.3
Component: Upload Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


I am unable to upload .xls Excel files. Wordpress reports "Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons.". The mime type is application/

I am however able to upload .xlsx Excel files.

Attachments (1)

fina_points_table_base_times_1.xls (136.5 KB) - added by burroughsc 7 years ago.
An example of a file that will not upload.

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Change History (4)

7 years ago

An example of a file that will not upload.

#1 @swissspidy
7 years ago

Hey there,

Thanks for your report and welcome to Trac!

This sounds like a duplicate of #40078. See also #40101 and #40085.

#2 @blobfolio
7 years ago

  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

This ticket is being merged into #40175. Please continue related discussion there.

#3 @ocean90
7 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
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