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10 Excel Secrets Everyone Should Know

SalesHQ and Richard Rinyai

August 18, 2009

7. View Excel Documents Without Excel Software

You’re sick at home, can’t seem to get access to your computer at work through your computer at home and your boss calls you up and asks if you can review a particular file. You scratch your head and start wondering, “How do I go about doing this?”

I’m sure that almost every company has computers and Microsoft Office software installed for all of their staff members. But there are times when you need to access certain Microsoft Office files that you cannot open, due to the fact that you don’t have the software installed, for example, on your home computer.

You can download the following viewers for Microsoft Office files, where you don’t have to purchase the entire piece of software.

Microsoft Excel Viewer

Microsoft Word Viewer

Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer

Now you can rest assured that your boss will get the information they need from you.