Existing Excel file - which excel version was used to create the file?

Respectively was last used to modify the file. Is this info somewhere stored in the file? Can it be easily accessed for a user? Is some vba code necessary to access it?
klausfuchsAsked:
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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
try:

ThisWorkbook.FileFormat

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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
klausfuchsAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the answers. Not exactly what i was looking for. Why? I can have excel 2013 and store a file as xls file. The fileformat then would show me the info that it is an xls file, but not that it was created by excle 2013.
Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
in office, I guess it may only tell you the compatibility of the file (like word, excel, etc) but it may probably not able to tell you it was first created by a certain version of Office product.

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