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How to Check Excel Version

We sometimes want to know what version of excel we have. This tutorial will take us through simple steps in order to identify what version of Microsoft excel we are using.

Figure 1: How to find out what version of excel we have

How to find excel version

If we suspect we are using Windows 2013 to 2016, we should do the following:

  • We will launch Microsoft Excel

Figure 2: Launch Microsoft excel


  • We will click on FILE and click on ACCOUNT to see the excel version on the right under Product Information


Figure 3: How to tell what version of excel we have

  • If we suspect we are using Excel 2010, we will click on File and click Help in the left column. We will see the version in the right section.

Figure 4 – Check Excel version

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