Whether or not you have a valid Microsoft Office license, Microsoft Excel Viewer allows you to view, but not edit, Excel spreadsheets.
While you're not given the chance to edit files you've been sent with this application, it is perfect if you need to view XLS files that you've been sent by colleagues, friends, etc.
Microsoft Excel Viewer is distributed by Microsoft at a cost of zero and may be used in both commercial environments and for home use.
Microsoft Excel Viewer is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from excel tools without restrictions. Microsoft Excel Viewer 12.0.6219.1000 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Microsoft.
We have tested Microsoft Excel Viewer 12.0.6219.1000 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]