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I've been given a ''tex metric font'' file which was apparently used, by the person who gave it to me, to make a spreadsheet on Windows in the late 80s. I know nothing about LaTeX (neither does he), can anyone help me to work out how to open this file in Ubuntu (12.04) or Windows?

Thanks, A

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closed as off topic by Thorsten, Joseph Wright Aug 8 '12 at 7:28

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oops...sorry...I mean 'tex font metrics' file... – Adrianne Aug 7 '12 at 23:53
It's a file from excel 1.0, and the more I look, the more I think only excel 1.0 can be used to open it. I don't know any other detail about the file, that's all it says in the properties... – Adrianne Aug 8 '12 at 0:40
I have access to excel 2010,2003 and '97 from work's and parents' computers, but I'll see how I go. The file seems to be from an old 80s Mac haha. Thank you! – Adrianne Aug 8 '12 at 1:03
I think the tfm file is not tex font metric file, but a file describing forms in excel – Guido Aug 8 '12 at 1:06
As @Guido says, this does not look like a TeX question at all, but one about another file format that just happens to have the same initials as a TeX one. – Joseph Wright Aug 8 '12 at 7:29

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