Editors' Note: The Download Now link will redirect to the extension page. To install the extension directly, click on the install button on the page.
Chrome Office Viewer (beta) is a speedy, more secure way to view Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files in your browser with a single click.
To open Microsoft Office files, you'd typically need to install additional software. With the Chrome Office Viewer (beta) extension, clicking an Office file on the web will open it directly in Chrome - identical to Chrome's PDF Viewer.