PHPExcel VS PhpSpreadsheet

Compare PHPExcel vs PhpSpreadsheet and see what are their differences.

PHPExcel

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PHPExcel PhpSpreadsheet
1 7
11,365 10,759
- 2.0%
0.0 9.5
about 3 years ago 3 days ago
PHP PHP
GNU Lesser General Public License v2.1 only MIT License
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PHPExcel

Posts with mentions or reviews of PHPExcel. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-18.

PhpSpreadsheet

Posts with mentions or reviews of PhpSpreadsheet. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-18.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing PHPExcel and PhpSpreadsheet you can also consider the following projects:

ExcelAnt - Simple yet powerful Excel manipulation library for PHP 5.4+

Spout - Read and write spreadsheet files (CSV, XLSX and ODS), in a fast and scalable way

PHPWord - A pure PHP library for reading and writing word processing documents

PHPPowerPoint - A pure PHP library for reading and writing presentations documents

CryptPad - Collaboration suite, end-to-end encrypted and open-source.

ownCloud documents

ONLYOFFICE - ONLYOFFICE Document Server is an online office suite comprising viewers and editors for texts, spreadsheets and presentations, fully compatible with Office Open XML formats: .docx, .xlsx, .pptx and enabling collaborative editing in real time.

nginx-proxy - Automated nginx proxy for Docker containers using docker-gen