Opening csv export from Audit log

What would be a reason everytime I saw such warning msg during 'export' audit log

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Your Excel has been misconfigured to read CSV as SYLK - you need to tell it that this is a CSV file, not SYLK.

Actually,  If the first two characters of the file are uppercase ID Excel assumes it's an SYLK file type.

The file I got from JIRA Audit Log containing exactly ID column :-)

not sure this is excel misconfigure, but for sure that's annoying as I just export, open, then deal with the error :-) 

Yeah, that's a bug in Excel.

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