[Lilug] hacking an excel file

Jorg Kewisch jorg at bnl.gov
Mon Jul 10 19:25:00 PDT 2017

thanks Thomas, I will give it a try.


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On 07/10/2017 09:34 PM, N.J. Thomas wrote:
> * Jorg Kewisch <jorg at bnl.gov> [2017-01-12 10:24:13-0500]:
>> I am more a python guy and I want to rewrite the functionality in
>> python. Is there a way to extract the program from the .xls file?
> In the past I have used both "xlsxwriter" and "openpyxl" to parse and
> write Excel files.
> But that was pure textual data. It looks like you want to pull out
> formulas. See the relevant section in the openpyxl docs for more info:
>     http://openpyxl.readthedocs.io/en/default/formula.html
> Thomas
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