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Topic: Writing to excel cells
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Re: Writing to excel cells
Posted: Jan 31, 2013 10:09 AM
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On 1/31/2013 6:15 AM, Leyo Joseph wrote:
> I am looking for a method to write data to various cells of Excel sheet
> using a for loop.
> for example ==>
> data =[1 2 3 4 5];
> xlswrite('F:\Test Data\example.xlsx',menu,'data','a2');
> above writes contents of "data" to cell a2.
> Is there a way to wirite contents of data to various cells using a for
> loop.
> Like data(1) to cell(1,1) of excel.
> data(2) to cells(1,3)
> data(3) to cells(1,5)....

Use num2str() or sprintf() etc. create a dynamic cell address...

fn=fullfile('F:','Test Data', 'example.xlsx');
for i=1:length(data)
c=['a' num2str(2*i-1)];

Obviously you can create more generic cell addresses by using character
variables for columns as well...


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