Whenever you need to troubleshoot Excel issues, the first thing you should do is check whether you have the latest version available. A question I get asked a lot is "How do I know what version of Excel I have installed?"
In the following article, I will try to help you find the version of Excel installed on your computer. While this is a simple task, the process is different between Excel versions.
This guide is intended for Windows users. If you are using Mac, please check this article from Microsoft.
The Excel version will be visible on the new dialog box, between parenthesis after the product name.
There may be slight differences in the interface between versions, but the steps are the same.
I hope that after reading this article you are able to confidently answer the questions "How do I know what version of Excel I have installed?" if your colleagues are still struggling. If you are looking to improve your Excel skills, then I strongly suggest that you read some of my articles describing common Excel formulas.