You have saved your Excel file and it is suddenly very big? Dozens of Megabyte although it was supposed to be rather small? In this article you learn how to find out what is causing large file sizes of Excel workbooks and how to fix it. Check which sheet causes the large file size! Method… Continue reading Why Is My Excel File So Big? Here Is How to Find It Out!
Probably 99% of all Excel workbooks are saved in the XLSX file type these days. But there are various other file extensions available: For example XLSM, XLSB or “older” Excel users might still remember the XLS file type. What are the differences of these file types? And even more important: Which one should you use?
You have just finished your work and want to send your file to your boss. He is waiting for it. But instead of sending the email, you just receive and error: The file size is too large. This is the moment you tell yourself not to panic. And actually there is no reason to panic.… Continue reading Study: What Really Helps to Reduce the File Size of Your Excel Workbook
Excel workbooks usually have an acceptable file size. But sometimes, they are unreasonably large. There are several reasons for a big file size coming with different way of how to reduce it. Depending on the content of your Excel workbook some methods will work better than others. So, let’s try them one by one.