FYI: getting data from an spreadsheet

Sybren Stuvel sybrenUSE at
Sun Sep 3 20:37:47 CEST 2006

Hi folks,

I just noticed I still had the "no archive" header on, which is rather
stupid. If I want to make life easier for people, the information I
posted in this thread should be archived! Here is a small summary:

Get data from an spreadsheet with a Python script. It
works on the currently opened spreadsheet, so you can just as well
open an Excel sheet in and get the data from that.

Saving the currently opened spreadsheet to an Excel
sheet with just a few lines of Python code. There are still people
that favour MS Office and request Excel output from software. This is
easily done with and Python:

Sybren Stüvel
Stüvel IT -

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