[Tutor] reading excel and access files

ZIYAD A. M. AL-BATLY zamb at saudi.net.sa
Mon Aug 22 21:13:57 CEST 2005

On Mon, 2005-08-22 at 18:57 +0100, Alan G wrote:
> > hello, can python read excel and access files?
> Yes
> > If so where do I go to read about how this would work? thanks.
> You need to use COM to do it, Mark Hammonds book "Python Programming
> on Win32" gives several examples. But basically COM programming is a
> pain in the neck and involves lots of trial and error. OTOH If you
> have ever done it from VB you will know that already1
> Alan G. 
Someone posted this link on this list a while ago (sorry, I can't
remember who).  I found it very useful under Win32:


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