How to open a file with .xls extension?

File Type : Document file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .xls file

Searching for the right program to open .xls files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .xls file extension?

.xls is a very common file extension used for spreadsheets created using Microsoft Excel 97-2003. This is the best spreadsheet solution available with desktop pushing capabilities. .xls files contain tables, formulas, tables, images, text graphs, charts, page formatting, print settings and a lot more. .xls was changed to .xlsx after Microsoft 2007 as the default file extension for spreadsheets.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open xlsfiles:

  • Apache Open Office
  • Microsoft excel all version
  • File Viewer Lite
  • Microsoft Excel 2013
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer
  • Corel Quattro Pro X7
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Kingsoft Spreadsheets
  • Nuance OmniPage Ultimate
  • Gnumeric
  • LibreOffice
  • Microsoft Excel For Mac
  • Microsoft Excel 2011
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Planamesa NeoOffice
  • LibreOffice
  • Google Sheets
  • Microsoft Office Mobile
  • Office Suite
  • Polaris Office
  • Kingsoft WPS Office for Android
  • MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro
  • Office 360 (Preinstalled)
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Polaris Office
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Gnumeric
  • LibreOffice