Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application developed by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and iOS. It features calculation, graphing tools, pivot tables, and a macro programming language called Visual Basic for Applications.
The X is actually a X with an L on one side, pronouncing XL, or, in this case, Excel.
Excel 95, 97
Excel 2000, 2002
Microsoft updated the XL logo.
Excel 2013, 2016, 2019
The famous XL logo was no longer used to make the logo apply to metro standards. Excel 2016 and 2019 used this logo until 2019.
Excel 365/Excel 2016, 2019
On November 29, 2018, Microsoft announced that Office 365's programs will have a complete change. The change took affect in May 2019. Office 2016 and 2019 also changed their logos.
- Meet the new icons for Office 365
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