Microsoft Office Files Viewer

Background

Needed to quickly review Microsoft Excel files.

As I don’t have Microsoft Office installed on the server that I was connected to at the time, wanted to install a light weight version.

That version is Excel Viewer.

Microsoft

How to obtain the latest Excel Viewer

Retired

How to obtain the latest Excel Viewer
Link

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Textual

Excel Viewer has been retired

Important: The Microsoft Excel Viewer was retired in April, 2018. It is no longer available for download or receive security updates. To continue viewing Excel files for free, we recommend installing the Excel mobile app or storing documents in OneDrive or Dropbox, where Excel Online opens them in your browser.

Explanation

  1. Retired
    • So since April 2018, Microsoft Excel Viewer has been retired
  2. Alternatives
    • Platform
      • Desktop
        • Not available
      • Mobile Apps
        • Available
    • Online Storage
      • OneDrive
      • Dropbox

 

Alternate Download Sources

MS Office Excel Viewer

  1. Github
    • Github/DanielAdeniji
  2. Spreadsheto.com
    • Excel Viewer
  3. vessoft.com
    • Excel Viewer

 

MS Office Word Viewer

  1. Github
    • Github/DanielAdeniji
  2. vessoft.com
    • Word Viewer

Summary

So if you need to access Microsoft Office files and you do not have a corporate license or do not have installed on the computer you are using, please consider per-using the links above.

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