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Microsoft Excel 2003 Functions and Formulas

Display the Version of Excel

Summary: Display the version of Excel currently used when viewing a spreadsheet.

If you share spreadsheets among coworkers, you may edit a spreadsheet in Microsoft Excel 2003, but someone may use a different version of Microsoft Excel when viewing it.

Differences between versions can cause problems, including:

* A spreadsheet printed from one version of Excel may differ in appearance than one printed in another version.

* A formula written for one version of Microsoft Excel may fail when the spreadsheet is loaded into a different version of Excel.

To help diagnose these problems, you can display the currently-running version of Excel inside a spreadsheet using the following formula:


For Microsoft Excel 2003, the result is:


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Last Modified on: August 19, 2008, at 9:01 A.M. EDT

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