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date: Mon, 21 Dec 2015 15:52:40 +0000
from: "Steinmetz, Paul" <PSteinmetz@xxxxxxxxxx>
subject: RE: Update Excel with RPG
Is there documentation and/or examples for an RPGLE solution?
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of John Yeung
Sent: Monday, December 21, 2015 10:43 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Update Excel with RPG
On Mon, Dec 21, 2015 at 10:29 AM, Steinmetz, Paul <PSteinmetz@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
1) Can this also be done as a new Excel.
2) Secondly, can this Excel be auto mailed as an attachment.
3) Or, can a link be included in the body of an email pointing to the Excel.
Yes, yes, and yes. All quite easily.
In fact, you have many more choices if you are generating a new workbook rather than updating an existing one. The reason is that it's a lot easier (for folks writing libraries) to write Excel than to "losslessly" read Excel. (The losses I'm talking about are formulas, formatting, charts, macros, etc. Just reading out raw data is not that
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