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Microsoft Excel

spreadsheet editor, part of Microsoft Office

Microsoft Excel (full name Microsoft Office Excel) is a part of Microsoft Office. It is also avaliable on Mac. It is made by Microsoft and it is proprietary software. It is used on the operating systems Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. It can do calculations and graphics. For example, it can make charts and other pictures from data tables. It also has a macro programming language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). Excel is part of Microsoft Office. The current versions are 2016 for Windows and 2016 for Mac.

Microsoft Office Excel
Developer(s)Microsoft
Stable release
Windows: 14.0.4760.1000 (2010) - June 15, 2010; 9 years ago (2010-06-15)

Mac: 14.0.0.100825 (2011) - October 26, 2010; 9 years ago (2010-10-26)

Operating systemMicrosoft Windows
Mac OS X
TypeSpreadsheet
LicenseProprietary EULA
WebsiteMicrosoft Office Excel Homepage (for Windows)
Microsoft Office Excel Homepage (for Mac)