Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Inside an Excel File
● media: Contains embedded media, such GIF and JPG files.
● tables: Contains an XML file with data for each table.
● theme: Contains an XML file with data about the workbook’s theme.
● worksheets: Contains an XML file for each worksheet in the workbook.
Figure 4-6: Viewing an XML file in a Web browser.
If you add a ZIP extension to an Excel file, you can still open it in Excel — although
you’ll get a warning message first. Also, you can save a workbook with a ZIP extension.
In the Save As dialog box, add a ZIP extension and then place double quotation marks
around the entire filename — for example, “Myworkbook.xlsx.zip”.