File Extension Library


.XLA5 File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Plugin, addon Files

What is an .XLA5 file?

.XLA5 file extension is created by Microsoft Corporation. .XLA5 has been classified as Plugin, addon Files.

.XLA5 is Microsoft Excel 5 for Mac add-in file

The XLA5 file extension is associated with Microsoft Excel, one of the most popular and powerful tool you can use to create format spreadsheets, graphs and much more.

The *.xla5 files were used in Microsoft Excel 5 for Mac for add-in files.

The default file extensions, that are used by Microsoft Excel for add-in files, are XLA or the XLL.


How to open:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

How to convert:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

How to Open .XLA5 file on different platforms

Open .XLA5 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .XLA5
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .XLA5 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .XLA5 files" Press "Ok"

Open .XLA5 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XLA5 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .XLA5 File on Linux

Right click on the .XLA5 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .XLA5 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XLA5 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .XLA5 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .XLA5 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XLA5 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .XLA5 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .XLA5 file format
  2. You need to check the .XLA5 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)