2
Thank you for your review
$34 00
http://www.macupdate.com/download/23128/mesa3.dmg
Email me when discounted: 
Mesa is a spreadsheet built exclusively for Mac OS X.

Mesa is a traditional spreadsheet which combines a powerful yet easy-to-use icon-based interface with features that you expect from full-featured spreadsheet application that is compatible with Excel.

Whether you want a simple single-worksheet budget, a multi-worksheet consolidation, simple printouts or complex reports with charts, Mesa will do the job -- fast!

Features:

ReportWriter

  • ReportWriter lets you set up headers and footers including automatic page numbering, date and timestamps, and graphics such as your more...

What's New

Version 3.1.0:
  • Universal Binary

Requirements

Mac OS X 10.4 or later

Similar Software

Open Comparison
Suggest Other Similar Software
Leave a Review

Mesa User Discussion

Nobody has reviewed or commented on this app yet. Add your own comment and get a discussion going!
Sort by: Time | Smiles
Soderberg Member IconComment+7
Soderberg
+1

Link to developer's site is broken ... found it here:

http://www.macdev.ca/

Reply1 reply
Version 3.1
Regular-Warren
+0

Just updated the listing accordingly. Thanks.

Llscotts Member IconReview+28
Llscotts
+0

Mesa is actually an excellent Mac OS X spreadsheet. True, it's not perfect, but I find it much easier to use than Excel for basic stuff. I have not yet encountered an Excel spreadsheet Mesa couldn't open, and Mesa writes fully Excel-compatible sheets in return. The only two big gripes I have are that (1) Mesa doesn't support comments attached to fields or sheets and (2) Mesa doesn't export sheets to HTML. Neither of these are show-stoppers for me, however.

Like any software, Mesa takes a little getting used to, and you have to want to make the break from Excel in order to learn the Mesa way. However, the software comes with excellent Help documentation, and a lot of its behavior makes perfect sense once you know how it works. That said, I do encourage the developer of Mesa to continue enhancing the product, since it has been over a year since the last significant update.

Reply0 replies
Version 3.1
macsailor Member IconReview+6
macsailor
+0

I have tried Mesa several times, but I do not think it reach up to the standard of Excel. I think Mesa could be great if the developers continued to develope it. But it seems to me that they ceased the developing several years ago and the only thing they do now, is to make it workable on the Intel platform as well.

I really miss the Lotus 1-2-3 for Mac, that was unbeatable!

Reply0 replies
Version 3.1
tim27 Member IconComment+555
tim27
+0

It's great that there is an alternative to Excel, however, from the website... "( We don't guarantee
complete Excel compatibility)".

In order to compete with Excel on any platform, a product absolutely MUST have complete compatibility with it.

Reply0 replies
Version 3.1
There are no Ratings for this App yet.
> 3 2

Ratings

Overall
(2)
Current Version (3.x)
(2)

Details

Downloads 4,556
Version Downloads 309
License Demo
Date 23 Oct 2006
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price $34.00
Learn how MacUpdate Desktop makes installing apps from MacUpdate.com one-click easy.
Next time, install Mesa with 1-click

Learn how MacUpdate Desktop can install apps on MacUpdate with the simple click of the Install apps with MacUpdate Desktop icon. Plus, keep all your apps updated. Play video...