How can my computer read .xls files?


how do i get my computer to read and email i recieved which contains a file with the extension .xls.?


This question was answered on October 14, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Xls is a Microsoft Excel file If you do not have excel and want a free program that will open it, Star Office will do it for you It is a free office suite from Sun You can download it at

You can also download the Excel File Reader from for free This allows you to view, print and copy tables downloaded in Excel format

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Posted by Henry of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on October 14, 2004