How to repair corrupted Excel (XLS and XLSX) files

“How to repiar corrupted MS Excel (XLS and XLSX) files? I have important MS Excel file data and unfortunately got corrupt due to virus attacks, so my crucial Excel sheet got lost, How to repair corrupt MS Excel (XLS and XLSX) Files. If have any solution please assist me.”      —— Answers Yahoo

When you search online, you may find many solution offerred as to how to repair corrupted Excel files. However, it is difficult to find a complete solution to fix corrupted Excel XLS/XLSX of all versions of Excel.

Don’t worry, you can always turn to DataNumen Excel Repair which can fix Excel XLS, XLW and XLSX files from Excel 3.0 to Excel 2013. It can scan the corrupt Excel files and recover your data in them as much as possible, so to minimize the loss in file corruption.

Step by step to recover corrupted XLS, XLSX Excel files

Step 1: Select the damaged or corrupted Excel file to be repaired

Download, install and run Excel Repair. And then select the damaged or corrupted Excel files to be repaired: Select MDB File to be Repaired

You can type the Excel file name directly or click Browse for Source MDB File button to browse you computer and select the file.

Step 2: Select output path the save the fixed Excel files

By default, Excel Repair will save the repaired Excel files into a new file named xxxx_fixed.xls for .xls file and xxxx_fixed .xlw for .xlw file, where xxxx is the name of the source Excel file.

For example, for source Excel file Damaged .xls, the default fixed file will be Damaged_fixed.xls. If you wan to change to another name, please select or set it accordingly: Select Fixed File Name

You can type the Excel file name directly or click Browse for Source MDB File button to browse you computer and select the fixed file.

Step 3: Repair corrupted Excel files

Click "Start Repair" , Excel Repair will scan and repaire the source Excel file. Progress bar Process Bar

will indicate the repair progress.

After the repair process, if the source Excel file can be repaired successfully, you will see a message box like this:

Message Box

Then, you can open the fixed Excel file with Microsoft Excel.

Tips; The demo version will display the following message box to indicate that you have repaired successfully.Demo Version Message Box

where you can click "Show Recovery Report" to see a detailed report of all the recovered sheets, cells and formulas, like this:

Recovery Report

According to the report, you can know whether DataNumen Excel Repair can recover your Excel file. However, the demo version will not save the fixed Excel file. Please order the full version to get the file.

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