Excel 95 Load Failure

    String fileName = "/tmp/D6429FA5DE05151E6FD8FC873153698D71461F5A.XLS";
    Workbook workbook = new Workbook(fileName);

throws exception:

at com.aspose.cells.zda.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zda.b(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zcfj.H(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zcfj.l(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zcfj.W(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zcfj.p(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zcfj.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zjl.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zjl.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.zjl.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.Workbook.a(Unknown Source)
at com.aspose.cells.Workbook.(Unknown Source)

This is the file:


We were able to observe the issue but we need to look into it more. We have logged the issue in our database for investigation and for a fix. Once, we will have some news for you, we will update you in this topic.

This issue has been logged as

CELLSJAVA-42930 - Excel95 load failure


This is to inform you that we have fixed your issue (logged earlier as “CELLSJAVA-42930”) now. We will soon provide you the fixed version after performing QA and incorporating other enhancements and fixes.


Please try our latest version/fix: Aspose.Cells for Java v18.5.7:
aspose-cells-19.5.7.zip (6.5 MB)

Your issue should be fixed in it.

Let us know your feedback.


Works with the new JAR … do you know when this fix will be generally released?


It will be released before the end of next week. We will notify you when it will be generally released.


The issues you have found earlier (filed as CELLSJAVA-42930) have been fixed in Aspose.Cells for Java 19.6. This message was posted using BugNotificationTool from Downloads module by Amjad_Sahi