[Tutor] Reading Excel Files
Carlos Daniel Ruvalcaba Valenzuela
clsdaniel at gmail.com
Wed Jun 23 07:53:46 CEST 2010
That is what I'm currently doing (telling users to convert), however
users tend to forget to save the file in old format or find it too
much a hassle to do the extra step, in which case I would like to be
able to read the new format, although I may just trow and error and
recommend the user to convert the format, lets see how they take that.
On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 10:44 PM, Lang Hurst <lang at tharin.com> wrote:
> Carlos Daniel Ruvalcaba Valenzuela wrote:
>> Hello list,
>> I was wondering if anyone has worked with excel 2007 files (importing
>> data from), I have done so for old format (xls) via a number of
>> modules like xlrd and the old pyexcelerator, however none of those
>> packages currently support new 2007 format, although xlrd may have
>> support for it later.
> Couldn't you just save it in the older format?
>> Has anyone had to deal with something like this recently?, I'm
>> thinking as last resort just work with the underlying XML files of the
>> format, but it would be nice to have an already working module.
> The files I work with are pretty basic, so I just export them as cvs and
> work from there. Probably not what you want.
>> Carlos Ruvalcaba
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