Typically Excel add-ins cannot converted to spreadsheets. They are used to enhance the program and add new functionality to the program and do not contain any spreadsheet data them self.
Convert Microsoft Excel add-in to Microsoft Excel 97 to 2003 workbook.
We found 2 software records in the database related to .xla to .xls file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert xla to xls on Windows
A popular spreadsheet application distributed with Microsoft Office suite
Convert from xla file format
|Yes, Microsoft Excel supports xls file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||xls editor||Yes||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned xla to xls. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert xla to xls on OS X
A popular spreadsheet application from the Microsoft Office suite