Microsoft Reveals Upcoming Features Of Excel WebApp

Microsoft Office team today revealed their work on Excel WebApp. In one word, its awesome. The new Excel WebApp has got new cleaner UI which is in line with the upcoming Office 2013 UI. Along with the new UI and features within the app, Microsoft also revealed the new Excel button and Survey features.

Excel Button – Officially the Excel Interactive View, the Excel Button is similar to the Facebook Like button – when you see and click on an Excel Button, data on the page will automatically be presented in an interactive view complete with custom filters and charts, bringing the power of Excel to the Web. Learn more on ExcelMashup.com.

Surveys – Ever wanted to collect data from a group of people directly into a spreadsheet? Now you can, easily, without them having to worry about where to enter the data because they are presented with a clean, simple, survey.

Also Microsoft has added support for for HTML5 and JavaScript Apps for Office. These apps can be hosted as floating objects or task panes inside Excel Web App.

Read more at Office blog.

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