Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Do you know where your variables are?

Re: How to insert file objects into excel sheets?

by redgreen (Priest)
on Nov 04, 2009 at 18:11 UTC ( #805016=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to How to insert file objects into excel sheets?

The best way to automate Excel is to use the macro recorder, perform the steps you want to do, then view the VBA source of the actions.

Once you have that, you can convert that to perl.

#!perl use Win32::OLE; my $_app_object = (Win32::OLE->GetActiveObject('Excel.Application') || Win32::OLE->new('Excel.Application')); sub Macro1 { # Macro1 Macro # Macro recorded 11/4/2009 $_app_object->Range('B3')->Select(); $_app_object->ActiveSheet->OLEObjects->Add({Filename => 'C:\\Docum +ents and Settings\\User\\My Documents\\Sitemap.xml', Link => 0, Displ +ayAsIcon => 0})->Select(); }

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://805016]
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others chanting in the Monastery: (5)
As of 2017-06-24 12:25 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    How many monitors do you use while coding?

    Results (557 votes). Check out past polls.