How to Unlock An Excel Spreadsheet Without Password

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 24 August, 2020

Summary

When locked out of Excel sheet file, apart from the right Excel password, EelPhone Excel Password Breaker provides the possibility to crack Excel password in four ways. For Excel locked for editing file, two clicks can unlock the editing lock on Excel.


When you forgot Excel sheet password, how can you sign into locked Excel sheet? First of all, try all possible passwords to unlock Excel sheet workbook. If you can't unlock Excel file normal, turn to EelPhone Excel Password Breaker to break Excel password with ease without losing data on Excel sheet.

Excel provides two password protection types for users, one password for opening, one password for editing. When you forgot Excel workbook password, you can't open Excel sheet or Excel file locked for editing, seek help from EelPhone Excel Password Cracker, unlock Excel sheet without password and without losing data with ease.

Part 1: How to Unlock an Excel Spreadsheet Without Password


The recover Excel password feature of EelPhone Excel Password Breaker can recover the forgotten Excel password in four different ways according to your memory of Excel password. Break into locked Excel sheet, open locke Excel file in normal without losing data, because you can use the recovered Excel file password to open locked Excel at last.


Step 1: Download EelPhone Excel Password Breaker on Windows, EelPhone Excel Password Breaker works on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista, from the home page of the breaker, click on Recover Password feature to unlock Excel file.
How to unlock an Excel spreadsheet

Step 2: Import the locked Excel file to the breaker.
Note: it supports *.xls, *.xlsx, *.xlsm,*.xlsb, *.xltx, *.xltm file and etc created by Microsoft Excel 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003, 2000 and 97
How to unlock an Excel spreadsheet

Step 3: Choose the suitable recovery type according to the memory of the Excel password.
How to unlock an Excel spreadsheet

Combination Attack
You should provide all characters of Excel password, the length of the password, the uppercase and lowercase, the number the symbol, no need of the right character order, the breaker will combine the characters you have provided.

Dictionary Attack
The Excel password cracker will use the built-in dictionary to find out the exact Excel password, or you can create one Excel file to match out the right Excel lock password.

Mask Attack
When you remember only part of the Excel password, use the mask attack, it's quicker than brute-force attack. The cracker combine the character the character you provided, narrow down the search range.

Brute-Force Attack
forgot Excel password and nothing you can remember, turn to the brute-force attack to recover Excel password, it takes a little long, just wait during the recovery process.

Choose the suitable way to get the right Excel password to unlock locked Excel file.

Part 2: Fix Excel Locked for Editing Issue With 3 Clicks


Locking Excel for editing is one protection for original Excel data, you must enter the editing password to edit Excel, when you forgot Excel editing password, use the remove restriction feature to unlock editing protection password.


Step 1: Download the EelPhone Excel Password Breaker on windows also, click on Remove Restriction feature from the home page.
Excel password breaker

Step 2: Load the editing locked Excel to the cracker, and then click on Remove button to unlock Excel editing lock.
Excel password breaker

Select the suitable feature from EelPhone Excel Password Breaker to unlock locked Excel sheet without having the exact password.



Alex Scott

This article was updated on 24 August, 2020