Export to Excel
davis.phil at comcast.net
Tue Dec 13 19:37:49 CST 2005
I once posted a Q about reading an Excel file directly in Rev but got
Could you write to (or read from) an Excel file identified as an ODBC
data source through Rev's database stuff? I've never done DB access via
Rev and haven't studied the capabilities, but anyway that's what comes
to mind for me.
Bill Vlahos wrote:
> I have a table in an appliation which I want to export to Excel. I can
> fake it out by simply saving it as a text file with the .xls extension
> and when the user double-clicks it, Excel will open it up.
> That will fake it out but won't do any fancy Excel things like set up
> tabbed categories, etc.
> Is there a better way to do this export?
> I've seen some programs export it directly into Excel without going
> through a file on disk. How is that done? I assume on the Mac I could
> use AppleScript but how would I do it on Windows?
> Bill Vlahos
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