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in thread Problems with Microsft's new Office 'XML'
As always, you do this by using Win32::OLE to automate Excel.
The steps are the usual six steps:
There are many examples on this website which should give you a good start on how to do the translation. It consists mostly of s!\.!->! applied to every line of the code, and you will have to exchange the global properties like "ActiveWorkSheet" by the local values you get from $excel->OpenFile().