I hate Macs so much!! What exactly is the problem? You need to convert a bunch of XLSX files to XLS files b/c you don't have Matlab 2012a? I can crate an Excel Macro for you to go into all XLSX files in a specific folder, and convert all files to XLS files. Will that do it for you?
Gadi Reinhorn <email@example.com> wrote in message <5130E273.firstname.lastname@example.org>... > The functionality you need was added in R2012a: > http://www.mathworks.com/help/releases/R2012a/techdoc/rn/bs7oakc-1.html#btau8hq > > xlsread Reads XLSX Files on All Platforms > > The xlsread function now reads data from XLSX files on all platforms, > including support for specifying the range and worksheet number. > Previously, this functionality was available only on Microsoft Windows > systems with Excel® software. > > > Gadi