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.XLR File Extension

File TypeWorks Spreadsheet

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CategorySpreadsheet Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a XLR file?

An XLR file is a spreadsheet or chart created with versions 6-9 of Microsoft Works, a popular productivity suite. It stores data in cells that are organized in a grid consisting of rows and columns.

More Information

Works is the entry-level productivity suite developed by Microsoft. It contains similar programs to Microsoft Office, but with limited features.

NOTE: XLR files created with Works 8 or later are also recognized by Microsoft Excel.

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Programs that open XLR files
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Microsoft Excel 2016
Microsoft Excel 2016
Updated 4/19/2016

.XLR Extension Information

This page contains information about the file extension XLR and its known file associations. Our goal is to help you understand what a *.xlr file is and how to open it.

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