Chrome Office Viewer (Beta): Open Microsoft Office files diretcly in Chrome Browser

Google has launched new Chrome Office viewer beta browser extension, that allows users to open and view Microsoft office files such as Word, Excel and power point slides directly from your Chrome browser. So users can open Microsoft office files without Microsoft software.

Word Document

Excel Spread Sheet

 Power point slides

Chrome office viewer functionality previously available for only Chrome book users, now its coming to all Windows and Mac users. In addition Google added specialized Sandbox to protect your office files from delivering Malwares.

Supported formats:
  • .doc
  • .docx
  • .xls
  • .xlsx
  • .ppt
  • .pptx
To use this feature follow the below steps
  • Update your Chrome browser to latest Beta version by clicking here
  • Download and Install the Chrome Office viewer (Beta) browser extension 
  • After you have successfully installed, click Microsoft office files like Word docs, Excel spreadsheets, and PowerPoint slides on the web.