As an Office 365 subscriber, you regularly get new and improved Office features. Take a look below to see what's available to you today.
Latest updates for Excel for Windows Desktop
See what's new in the February update, Version 1902 (Build 11328.20146). Find your Office version
Save your changes as they happen
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When do I get new features?
New Office 365 features are sometimes rolled out over a period of time to all subscribers.
Complete list of all updates
Get information about all the channel releases for Office 365 client applications.
Latest updates for Excel Insiders
See what's new for Insiders in the March release, Version 1903 (Build 11425.20096)., then tell us what you think. We love your early feedback so keep it coming! Find your Office version
Update to the latest build
If you're enrolled in the Monthly Channel (Targeted) level, you get a new Office for Windows desktop feature update approximately once a month, plus subsequent updates containing important fixes or security updates. To install an update manually, click File > Account > Update Options > Update Now.
For a history of recent updates, and to check if you have the latest version installed, see Update history for the Monthly Channel (Targeted) level.
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Office Insider community
Connect with people who are as interested in technology as you are, and get support from the Office Insider community.
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Where to send feedback
We'd love to hear your thoughts about what works, what doesn't, and where you think we can improve.
See what's new in the January update, Version 1901 (Build 11231.20130).
Collaborate effectively with comments and @mentions
Keep the conversation going right in your worksheet with the built-in reply box and let co-workers know that you need their input by using @mentions.
See what's new in the October update, Version 18.10 (11001.20074).
See what's new in the September update Version 1809 (Build 10827.20138).
See what's new and improved in the June feature update Version 1806 (Build 10228.20080).
Chat with co-authors while you edit
Collaborate more effectively by chatting with your co-authors without leaving the app.
One-click fixes for accessibility issues
The Accessibility Checker is better than ever with updated support for international standards and handy recommendations to make your documents more accessible.
Add visual impact
Bring visual interest to your documents, worksheets, and presentations by inserting Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) that have filters applied to them.
See what's new and improved in the October 2017 feature update, Version 1710 (Build 8625.2121).
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See what's new and improved in the August 2017 feature update, Version 1708 (Build 8431.2079).
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Insert 3D models to see all the angles
Use 3D to increase the visual and creative impact of your workbooks. Easily insert a 3D model, then you can rotate it through 360 degrees.
Download a template and give the feature a try!
Work faster. Get more done.
Bring on those complex workbooks with multiple sheets. Excel opens them faster, so you can crunch formulas with large ranges, filter lots of rows, or copy and paste quicker.
New ink effects
Express your ideas with flair using metallic pens and ink effects like rainbow, galaxy, lava, ocean, gold, silver, and more.
See what's new and improved in the July 2017 feature update, Version 1707 (Build 8326.2058).
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Work with others at the same time in your workbook. You and your colleagues can open and work on the same Excel workbook. This is called co-authoring. When you co-author, you can see each other's changes quickly — in a matter of seconds.
Excel saves for you
Changes are saved automatically for workbooks stored in the cloud, and you can see others’ updates in seconds. Save your files to OneDrive, OneDrive for Business, or SharePoint Online.
Helpful sounds improve accessibility
Turn on audio cues to guide you as you work. Find it in Options > Ease of Access. No add-in needed.
See what's new and improved in the June 2017 feature update, Version 1706 (Build 8229.2073).
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Customizable, portable pen set
Create a personal set of pens to suit your needs. Office remembers your pen set in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint across all your Windows devices.
Quick access to superscript and subscript
Keep the superscript and subscript commands at your fingertips by adding them to the Ribbon or Quick Access Toolbar.
Updates for Get & Transform and the Power Query add-in
More enhancements when you add a column from examples: In the Query Editor, Column from Examples has been improved to support suggestions, more Date/Time operations, and additional transformations.
New Azure Data Lake Store connector: We're always working to add new connectors. Now you can import data from an Azure Data Lake Store analytics service.