Welcome to Microsoft Data Streamer Add-in for Excel
Microsoft Data Streamer is a COM Add-in for Microsoft Excel that allows users to stream low latency data into worksheets from connected devices and apps.
Supported devices include microcontrollers such as:
- Arduino Uno and related boards
- Circuit Playground
- MXChip Azure IoT DevKit
- any other serial enabled device
Universal Windows Platform (UWP) Apps and Electron Apps (using a UWP middleman app) can connect to Data Streamer via the App Service API.
Examples of Data Streamer Usage
Examples of projects developed with Data Streamer include the Hacking STEM portfolio of middle-school and high-school level STEM lessons available at: aka.ms/hackingstem.
Data Streamer is preinstalled with Microsoft Excel. To get started it must first be enabled: