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Topic: Formatting in XLS(X) files
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Josselin Noirel

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Registered: 10/12/11
Re: Formatting in XLS(X) files
Posted: Oct 28, 2011 5:08 AM
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On 2011-10-12 07:46:37 +0000, Josselin Noirel said:

> I'm wondering if there's any way an XLS or XLSX file one exports can
> get some nice formatting: bold face and/or background colour for some
> of the cells? I'm compiling some results for collaborators and beyond
> the numerical values, I'd like trends to be easily spotted by them.

Thanks everyone for answering (and sorry for the very late reply). Not
so easy then, I got really frustrated with Excel about it.

NETLink could be the way forward, however I suspect that it won't work
on a MacBook.

Excel 2011 for Mac seems to have Visual Basic.

Either VBA on Excel 2011: 1. I need to get Excel 2011, 2. I need to
learn VBA (again) and its functions for formatting

I learn NETLink and run the Mathematica code on a Windows machine.

NETLink looks like a better option. I'll look in to that. Thanks again!


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