Stellar Repair for Excel is an excellent tool to repair corrupt or damaged MS Excel files. Mentioned below are the steps to perform Excel repair with this tool:

  • Download & Run the Stellar Repair for Excel.

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  • A dialog box appears on your screen, click 'OK' to proceed.

Stellar Repair for Excel - Main Interface

  • To select your corrupt .XLS or .XLSX file, click 'Browse' button. However, if you do not know the location of your .XLS or .XLSX file, the software provides you the option 'Search' to search for your corrupt Excel files.

Select excel file

  • Select the checkboxes against the files that you want to repair and click 'Repair'. This starts the scanning process.

repair process

  • The list of all the files that the software has scanned is displayed in the tree-view in the left pane. Click on a file from this tree-view to see its preview in the middle pane. From this list, you can select the file that you want to recover.


  • You can either select the 'Default location of file' or 'Select New Folder' in the 'Save Document' dialog box to save the repaired files.

Save file