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From Nick Burch <nick.bu...@alfresco.com>
Subject Re: The supplied POIFSFileSystem does not contain a BIFF8 'Workbook' entry. Is it really an excel file?
Date Fri, 16 Apr 2010 08:41:29 GMT
On Thu, 15 Apr 2010, Andre-John Mas wrote:
> What I don't seem to understand is why the Excel 2003 parser (HSSF) is 
> being used when I call WorkbookFactory.create() on this file, instead of 
> the Excel 2007 parser (XSSF). The file ends in '.xlsx'.

Since you got the output that you did from POIFSLister, it's clear that 
your document in an OLE2 document, not an ooxml one. That's also why you 
get the exception you do when you try to load it with XSSF.

Nick

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