An open-source Git command line extension for Excel workbook files

What is Xltrail?

Git version control for Excel. Xtrail integrats with Git to visualize changes in Excel workbooks.

Xltrail is a tool in the Git Tools category of a tech stack.

Xltrail is an open source tool with 186 Github Stars and 17 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Xltrail's open source repository on Github

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Xltrail's Features

  • Integrates with Git
  • See who changed what and when
  • Supports xls, xlsx, xlsm, xlsb, xla, etc.
  • Shows changes in cells and VBA code
  • Simple, server based installation
  • No Excel addins required
  • Install behind your firewall or in the cloud
  • Works with Windows, Mack, and Linux

Xltrail's alternatives

  • Diff So Fancy - Make Git diffs look good
  • pre-commit - A slightly improved pre-commit hook for git
  • GVFS - Git Virtual File System (by Microsoft)
  • Git-Repo - Manage Gitlab, GitHub and Bitbucket from the command line
  • hub - Wraps Git with extra features that make working with GitHub easier (by GitHub)

See all alternatives to Xltrail