Using PyExcelerator

John Machin sjmachin at lexicon.net
Thu Mar 23 04:41:59 CET 2006


On 23/03/2006 9:01 AM, tkpmep at hotmail.com wrote:
> I have just installed PyExcelerator, and now want to use it to read
> Excel spreadsheets with a variable number of rows and columns and with
> multiple sheets. Unfortunately, no documentation seems to accompany
> PyExcelerator. Does anyone know of a good source of documentations
> and/or examples? The author provides some examples, but these tend to
> involve writing data into spreadsheets one cell at a time.
> 

Thomas,
Look at pyExcelerator's tools/xls2*.py for examples
or
Look at the xlrd package (which doesn't *write* xls files, but does read 
them tolerably well -- even if I do say so myself -- and has documentation).
http://cheeseshop.python.org/pypi/xlrd

What do you mean by "with a variable number of rows and columns"?

Cheers,
John





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