Integrate Microsoft Excel Using FME

Excel is a widely used application for both analysis and reporting. FME enables you to convert data from any of the formats it supports into Excel spreadsheets, with tools that give you control over how data is structured, formatted and styled.

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Preserve Data Integrity

When merging and manipulating Excel datasets, the hands-free nature of FME workflows protects against the introduction of human error.

Time Saving Automation

Eliminate tedious manual tasks like copying, pasting and entering functions with automated Excel workflows.

Integrate with Other Data Formats

Blend Excel data with data from other formats and applications including CSV, databases, web applications (JSON, XML), GIS, CAD and more.

Prepare Excel Data for Other Applications

Use FME to convert the data model of an Excel file and load it into other applications. Remove columns and rows, rename fields, sort and filter to fit any system’s requirements.

Validate Excel Data

Use validation tools to quickly determine if values in a column meet certain criteria like whether it is an integer, string, NULL or fits a specified range.

Generate Reports for Any Data

Use FME’s read support for a wide variety of different formats and applications to report data in custom formatted Excel templates.

About Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel is considered to be the industry standard for spreadsheet applications featuring calculation and graphing tools for data analysis and reporting.

Common Conversions

FME lets you integrate many applications and file formats. Here are some of the ways our users convert Microsoft Excel.

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The table below outlines how Microsoft Excel is supported by our different FME products, and on which platform(s) the reader and/or writer runs.

Product OS
FME Desktop FME Server FME Cloud Windows 32-bit Windows 64-bit Linux Mac
Reader Professional Edition & Up
Writer Professional Edition & Up

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