Compare Workbooks in Excel: Overview This lesson shows you how to compare workbooks in Excel. To compare workbooks in Excel, first open the workbooks to compare to each other. To then compare them side by side, with each workbook taking an equal portion of the screen, click the “View” tab in the Ribbon. Then
View Side by Side in Word – Overview The View Side by Side in Word feature lets you compare documents side by side. The “View Side by Side” function shows both document windows at the same time, giving equal space to each. To enable this view, first click the “View” tab in the Ribbon.