FileNotFoundError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:

Posted February 18, 2018 7.3k views

i have installed django on windows7. created a virtual env, from i tried to open a xlsx file which is saved in my local drive.

log Message:
File "C:\Users\AnsariMo\Envs\my_django_environment\lib\site-packages\xlrd\", line 116, in open_workbook
  with open(filename, "rb") as f:
FileNotFoundError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: 'C:\\serverPgm\\django_test\\chipIdInfo\\xml_files\\V16120.xlsx'

can you please help me to solve it. running from virtual env, when i am running own python script to open the xls file, able to open/read successfully but from virtaul env , i am not able to open/read it.

edited by kamaln7

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To get rid of this error you can try using os.listdir() function to check that at least python sees the file exists or not.

edited by MattIPv4