Microsoft Office Excel Alternatives for Linux

Microsoft Office Excel is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small LibreOffice - Calc iconLibreOffice - Calc, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Microsoft Office Excel and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Microsoft Office Excel are Small Apache OpenOffice Calc iconApache OpenOffice Calc (Free, Open Source), Small Gnumeric iconGnumeric (Free, Open Source), Small EtherCalc iconEtherCalc (Free, Open Source) and Small WPS Spreadsheets iconWPS Spreadsheets (Freemium).

Microsoft Office Excel is a commercial spreadsheet application. If you're looking for more info about Microsoft Office Excel like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 5/30/2020 12:44:00 PM

Alternatives to Microsoft Office Excel for Linux with any license

  • LibreOffice - Calc

    LibreOffice Calc is the spreadsheet program you've always needed. A fork of Calc, professional data miners and number crunchers will appreciate its comprehensive range of advanced functions. Advanced DataPilot technology makes it easy to pull-in raw data from corporate databases, and then cross-tabulate, summarise, and convert it into meaningful information.

    • The only stable alternative to Excel, when you need to edit small databases : add records, copy, paste, without keeping text format, etc. Guest • Mar 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Small size of software and has all necessary functionality Guest • Mar 2020 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has nearly the same functions as Excel but costs 100% less. Perfect for individuals and small businesses. Guest • Oct 2019 • 4 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Does the same (at least what I need of it) for free. externitoritusOct 2016 • 20 agrees and 7 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Highly compatible functionality Guest • Mar 2017 • 7 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The better offimatic suite, betther than microsoft office. Guest • Feb 2018 • 5 agrees and 8 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD ... ReactOS

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  • Apache OpenOffice Calc

    Calc, part of the Apache OpenOffice suite, is a spreadsheet application. It is similar to Microsoft Office Excel , with a roughly equivalent range of features. Calc is capable of opening and saving most spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel file format. It provides a number of features not present in Excel, including a system that automatically defines series for graphing based on the layout of the users data.

    • It's comprehensive, often updated and it is free. martintin_916Mar 2019 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Gnumeric

    The Gnumeric spreadsheet is part of the GNOME desktop environment: a project to create a free, user friendly desktop environment. The goal of Gnumeric is to be the best possible spreadsheet. We are not attempting to clone existing applications. However, Gnumeric can read files saved with other spreadsheets and we offer a customizable feel that attempts to minimize the costs of transition.

    • Fast, great functionality. Great performance when pasting or applying formulas to entire columns, with smaller file size. yofaw78034Jul 2020 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux AmigaOS Xfce

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  • WPS Spreadsheets

    WPS Spreadsheets, part of WPS Office , allows users to perform complex data calculation and analysis. The program is compatible with Microsoft Excel and possesses an interface that is similar to the latter. It has a large number of built-in formulas and numerous functions to aid in data analysis. It also has an encryption function, a built-in PDF converter and more.

    • It has a pretty decent pivot table function, the closest to MS Excel I know. It is worth trying. Guest • Apr 2020 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's free for personal use and is better than Excel and Google Sheets Guest • Jan 2019 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Loved excel 2003 and this is like it , but even better. Guest • Dec 2015 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad

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  • PlanMaker

    PlanMaker is a Microsoft Excel-compatible spreadsheet, part of SoftMaker FreeOffice, that opens all your Excel workbooks directly and gives you many time-saving features. It's available for free included in the FreeOffice suite. • Fast, powerful, reliable. • Reads and writes your Excel files seamlessly (Microsoft Excel .

    • it's free with lot of features from Excel, what else ? philippelhostis94Sep 2018 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Extremely quick software, very fast start-up times, very good responsiveness, high compatibility to to Excel, indeed much higher than Calc. And additionally it is priced very reasonably! Guest • Feb 2018 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android Android Tablet

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  • Matrify

    Matrify is the middle way between spreadsheets and industry-specific software. Use Matrify to work on tables and lists with your team, e. g. for to-do lists, contacts, customers (CRM), inventory, licenses, real estates or tracking of issues, software requirements and software bugs. Working on a table is simple and all you need is a browser. Functions like searching, filtering and sorting help to maintain an overview and to find information quickly.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web Self-Hosted

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  • ZK Spreadsheet

    ZK Spreadsheet is a Google Spreadsheet like collaborative online spreadsheet. Unlike Google Spreadsheet, ZK Spreadsheet can be self-hosted in-house and easily installed in just a few clicks. It is also embeddable within Java web applications using pure Java without the need to install Excel or applets on the server or client. With the ability to include Excel functionality in any web page, developers are able to create collaborative and dynamic enterprise applications at minimal cost.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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  • SC-IM

    SC-IM - Spreadsheet Calculator Improvised – An ncurses spreadsheet program for the terminal. - CSV / TAB delimited / XLSX file import and export. - Scripting support with LUA. Also with triggers and c dynamic linked modules. - Clipboard support. - GNUPlot interaction. - Vim-like Key-mappings. - Sort/filter rows. - Subtotals. - Cell shifting. - 256 color support - screen colors can be customized by user, even at runtime. - Colorize cells or give them format such as bold or underline.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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  • Calligra Sheets

    Calligra Sheets is a fully-featured calculation and spreadsheet tool. Use it to quickly create and calculate various business-related spreadsheets, such as income and expenditure, employee working hours, etc. Features: Use shapes to take notes or mind maps. Large range of pre-defined templates. Powerful and comprehensive formula list. Work in a familiar environment.

    • It is not ready-made for *Windows*. Guest • May 2018 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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