What is XLS File Extension?

Overview

Excel Spreadsheet stands for XLS file extension. It holds the data in the MS Excel. The tool stores in rows and columns format. Excel is one of the best tools for businesses because it has varieties of features including calculations, charts, and graphs. The XLS file stores data in a proprietary format. It also holds meta-data.

Category

It belongs to the database file.

Supportive Apps

Microsoft Excel viewer

MS Excel

Developer

It is the tech giant Microsoft takes care of XLS.

MIME Types

It has several MIME types.

application/vnd.ms-excel

application/x-ms-excel

application/x-dos_ms_excel

application/excel

application/x-excel

Language Support

It supports multiple languages including

Arabic

Makhuwa

Guaraní

Cusco Quechua

Tagalog

Polish

Burmese

Hai||om

Nepali

Dutch

Norwegian, Bokmaal

Panjabi, Western

Ngabere

Papuan

Maori

Miskito

Hausa

Hausa

Samoan

How to open or view XLS File Extension

Users can View the file using -

  • Microsoft Excel 2016
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer
  • File Viewer Plus

Conversion from Excel or XLS