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I currently use a program to convert all my excel files from XLS to XLSX. I use this program with the command line in a batch file.

Unfortunately the liscence for this is $600. Does anyone know a cheaper version of this which I can use the command line in a batch file on it to be able to open the program and run a batch convert?


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