How to check version of Excel

In Excel 2016, 2013 and 2010, the version of excel can be checked using the Help or Account menu.

Click the File menu and select Help menu.

Help menu in Excel 2013 and Excel 2010

Navigate to the About Microsoft Excel section displayed on the right hand side. This would display the Excel Version details, as shown below.

About Microsoft Excel window in Excel 2013 and Excel 2010

Screenshot in Excel 2013

About Excel option in Excel 2013

And if you want to see additional information then you can click on the Additional Version and Copyright Information. This would display the following About Microsoft Excel Window

Excel version in Excel 2013 and Excel 2010

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In Category: Excel 2010, Excel 2013, Excel 2016, MS Office

Ravi Shankar

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  • Fred S. June 14, 2012, 10:51 pm

    An answer in plain English that I can understand!!!!!!!!!!!

    Thank you

  • Mahesh May 17, 2013, 4:23 pm

    I can’t download or find data analysis in my excel worksheet asnd I don’t know is it Xp or 2007.

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