How to open .xls file format?

The probably reason why you are at this website is a problem with opening .xls file. The full name of the file is Excel Spreadsheet. If the double-click on the file’s icon shows you a message that additional programs are needed to open the file, you’ll find the list of helpful programs in the bottom of the page.The developer of this format is Microsoft.

.xls file extension (Excel Spreadsheet)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
Spreadsheet Files Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
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Programs using this file extension: .xls
ADS OS Software
Windows
Windows
  • Microsoft Excel 2013
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer
  • Microsoft Works
  • Corel WordPerfect Office X6
  • OpenOffice.org
  • Kingsoft Spreadsheets
  • Nuance OmniPage Ultimate
  • Gnumeric
MAC OS
MAC
  • Microsoft Excel 2011
  • OpenOffice.org
  • Planamesa NeoOffice
  • Nuance OmniPage Pro X
Linux
Linux
  • OpenOffice.org
  • Gnumeric
Android
Android
  • Kingsoft Office for Android


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