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2285631 - LMS import content tool does not recognize .XLSX files


A customer is trying to import an .XLSX file with the content import tool in the LMS

The application displays the accepted format and XLSX is listed but after we click on Browse they cannot find any files with .XLSX.



Learning Management System (LMS)

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Content > Tools > Import Content
  2. select  Add new content and click Next
  3. select browse to upload your file
  4. you cannot find your 'xlsx' files


This is because of Windows search index configuration


Depending on your Windows version please review the following links:

See Also

In case an extension is not listed, go to System Admin > Configuration > System Configuration > CONTENT IMPORT

2157694 - How to add extra file formats to the Content Import tool


content import tool, Excel files, .xlsx , KBA , LOD-SF-LMS , Learning Management System , LOD-SF-LMS-CNT , Content , Problem


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