Open ODS File in Windows – Programs, How to view and convert online

OpenDocument spreadsheet definition, Open Document format and 3 other types and linked programs information.


How to Open ODS Files

The File extension ods is used by the following type(s):

Default file extension for .ods type:  OpenDocument spreadsheet files

ODS file suffix is related to Calc and used for its spreadsheet format. It is supported in all current spreadsheet applications.Programs
that open ods files:

    (Microsoft Windows)
  • IBM Lotus Symphony (multiplatform)
  • LibreOffice (multiplatform software)
  • LibreOffice Calc (multiplatform)
  • Microsoft Excel
  • NeoOffice (Apple OS X)
  • (multiplatform)
  • Calc (multiplatform)
  • StarOffice (multiplatform software)


Microsoft Outlook Express mailbox filesIt is associated with Microsoft Outlook Express, an e-mail and news client included in earlier releases of Microsoft Internet Explorer. The latest edition of Outlook Express is called Microsoft Mail Live.

The .ods files were used for saving mailbox messages in Microsoft Outlook 5. The later versions of are using the .dbx files instead.


  • Microsoft Outlook Express


NCompass Labs internet related script files

It was used by NCompass Labs sofware for its internet related scripts. NCompass Labs was acquired by Microsoft. NCompass technologies are implemented in Microsoft applications.