WPF spreadsheet components are advanced software components that allow professional developers to add complete Excel-like functionality to their desktop applications. The WPF spreadsheet control includes support for Excel import/export, full cell customization, an extensive calculation engine with over 450 functions and more, all with zero dependencies on Excel.

  • A Complete High-Performance WPF App Toolbox in One Spreadsheet Control

    Leverage the extensive WPF spreadsheet API and powerful calculation engine to create analysis, budgeting, dashboard, data collection and management, scientific, and financial applications.

  • 350+ Function Calculation Engine

    With more built-in functions than other WPF spreadsheets, your computing power is optimized for big data, complex calculations, and advanced Excel models.

  • High-Speed Performance and Optimized App Size

    Every platform of Spread.NET ensures maximum performance and speed for your enterprise apps, and its modular structure means you only need to add what you use to your WPF spreadsheet apps.

  • Seamless Visual Studio Integration

    Build WPF spreadsheet apps in Visual Studio, including VS19, and deploy to Windows 10 with no compatibility issues—and include Excel 2016 themes.

  • Code-Free Extensibility and Customization with Spread Designers

    Instantly design a powerful Excel-like WPF spreadsheet app with our desktop designer apps—no learning curve required. Designers are available for WinForms, WPF, and ASP.NET.

  • Advanced Data Visualization

    Use the many chart types, sparklines, custom data visualization functions and more to enable your users to create the most advanced data visualizations.

WPF Spreadsheet Top Features

.NET Spreadsheet Solution Spread NuGet Package

NEW: NuGet Package for .NET 6, .NET Core 3.1, and .NET 4.52+

Add Spread to your project quickly and easily using NuGet Package Manager, and create new applications for .NET Core 3.1 and .NET 6 Windows targets.

WPF Spreadsheet 350+ Built-In Functions

350+ Functions in Customizable Library

Functions for every type of calculation, support for adding custom functions, and full customization for your formulas — take your complex spreadsheets to the next level.

WPF Spreadsheet Spread Designer

No-Code Design with Spread Designers

With the powerful Spread Desktop Designer App, you’ll get code-free WPF spreadsheet apps and accelerate your application development.

WPF Import and Export

Import/export Excel files into a .NET spreadsheet

No spreadsheet is complete without full Excel import/export support! Import and export your WPF spreadsheet to XLSX or other file formats... all with zero dependencies on Excel.

WPF Sparklines Tables and Charts

Sparklines, Tables, and Charts

Create tables, apply table styles, calculate table formulas using structured references, and visualize your data using sparklines and charts.

WPF Print Reports to PDF

Print Reports to PDF

Create advanced report layouts with tables, sparklines, charts, and images using built-in print preview and then print to a local printer or PDF file.

WPF Conditional Format Rules

Conditional Format Rules

Apply Conditional Format Rules in cells and ranges to apply styles based on the cell content or display icons, data bars, color scales in the cells to quickly visualize values.

WPF Cell Styles

Cell Styles

Apply built-in cell styles using Theme colors, and create new custom Cell Styles with various accents to show and highlight your data.

WPF Sort and Filter

Sort and Filter

Add filtering and sorting drop-down in a table or range and enable your users to sort the values ascending or descending or select filter items.

WPF Tables and Table Styles

Tables and Table Styles

Create tables using built-in table styles or create custom table styles to apply banded columns or rows and custom formatting to highlight your data.

WPF Cell Borders and Gridlines

Cell Borders and Gridlines

Apply cell borders with various styles and colors including bevel borders, double-line borders, outline borders, various border styles, and more.

WPF Merge and Span Header Cells

Merge and Span Header Cells

Create multiple row and column headers and span cells in the headers to create grouped sets of rows or columns in a tabular report layout.

WPF Search Cells

Search Cells

Search in the cells and specify custom search options for match case, exact match, wildcards, search scope, search direction, and search values or formulas.

WPF Charts


Visualize your data with chart types including Column, Line, Pie, Bar, Area, Scatter, Stock, Surface, Bubble, and Radar, or create combination charts that combine various series types.

WPF Sparklines


Visualize your data in a more compact way with sparkline charts that draw directly inside the cell – these tiny charts are perfect for including directly in tables and dashboard reports.

WPF Data Binding

Data Binding

Connect to a data source and import data into your spreadsheet, or bind the worksheet to a data source of type IList, IEnumarable, or IBindingList.

WPF Outline and Range Grouping

Outline and Range Grouping

Create row and column range groups that can expand and collapse rows or columns to create vertical and horizontal outlines in the worksheet.

WPF Themes


Apply one of 20 built-in themes or create a custom theme or XAML theme to customize the control's appearance including split boxes, filter buttons, drop-downs, and more.

WPF Spreadsheet Cell Borders

Floating Objects

Create custom floating objects and images in the worksheet for process flow diagrams, cell callouts, and more, and save and load these objects in XLSX and XML files.

WPF Formula Text Box

Formula Text Box

The Formula Text Box control attaches to the spreadsheet to provide separate control for viewing and editing formulas in the active cell and highlighting cell and range references.

WPF Resize and Scroll Tips


Show tooltips on resize of rows or columns displaying the height or width, and show tooltips on scrolling displaying the new top row or left column index.

WPF Merge and Span Cells

Merge and Span Cells

Merge cells by applying a span cell to data area or header cells to create hierarchical tabular report layouts or tablix-type report layouts.

WPF Cell Formatter

Cell Formatter

Apply cell format strings for number and date formats as in Excel and specify a separator, decimal point, currency symbol, date format, and more.

WPF Data Validation

Data Validation

Add data validation in cells and specify the type of validation such as list range or valid range of numbers, input message, and error alert.

WPF Names and Name Manager

Names and Name Manager

Use names in your formula calculations to optimize your formulas and make them more readable, and use Name Manager to organize and manage your formula names.

WPF Freeze Panes

Freeze Panes

Freeze rows and/or columns at the top or left of the worksheet and keep those rows and/or columns from scrolling out of view as the user scrolls down or right in the worksheet.

WPF Split View

Split View

Create split views to show multiple areas of the worksheet at once regardless of how many rows or columns are between, that save and load with the XLSX.

.NET Spreadsheet Solution Sparkline Visual Functions

Enhanced Sparkline Visual Functions

The enhanced sparklines supported by SpreadJS are now also supported by Spread.NET Windows Forms! 17 new sparkline types can be added using the same formulas as SpreadJS.

.NET Spreadsheet LAMBDA Function

LAMBDA Function Support

Create new custom functions using the new LAMBDA Function and formula syntax by defining a custom name, then used in other cells like built-in functions.

.NET Spreadsheet LAMBDA Helper Functions

LAMBDA Helper Functions

Use the new LAMBDA helper functions MAP, REDUCE, SCAN, MAKEARRAY, BYCOL, BYROW, and ISOMITTED to create advanced LAMBDA functions with Spread.NET 15!

.NET Spreadsheet Cell Rich Text

Rich Text With Superscripts and Subscripts

Import and Export XLSX containing rich text including colors, fonts, superscript and subscript using the new Features.RichText property to enable this feature.

.NET Spreadsheet Freeform Shape and Scribble

Freeform Shape and Scribble

Add new Freeform: Shape and Freeform: Scribble shapes in your workbooks using the new Enhanced Shape Engine.

.NET Spreadsheet Enhanced Camera Shape

Enhanced Camera Shape

The new Enhanced Camera Shape enables dynamic updates to the cell range displayed using a simple formula. Easily create rich and dynamic dashboards that update based on user selections.

Spread Includes Code-Free, Excel-Like Designers for WinForms, WPF, and ASP.NET

Spread Includes Code-Free, Excel-Like Designers for WinForms, WPF, and ASP.NET

Spread’s code-free desktop designer apps with the free trial. You can immediately create a full application with our templates, or experiment with the free-form data layout. Export your design for a quick import into the platform of your choice!

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