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Programming Excel Using Delphi

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I wish to develop a Delphi application which generates financial models of private power projects in MS Excel.  Is this a practical option?  If so, how do I do it?
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slautin earned 100 total points
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You can do it via VCFormulaOne component
or via OLE Automation object.
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by:inthe
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hi
for more info on programming excel,word  using ole have a look here under excel,word section

http://members.aol.com/charliecal/ArticlesAndCode.html

Regards Barry
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Which versions of Delphi contain VCFormulaOne component
and OLE Automation object.
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by:inthe
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if you have a file called comobj.dcu you have ole support
do a file find but i should think you'll have it
as for vcfomulaone that was an ocx with delphi2 developers pack so i presume it was with 3,4 developers edition but am not sure ,it is a 3rd party component and i aint got it with 3 or 4  professional .

ps  have you had a look at the site i said above?
Regards Barry  

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by:Andrewh
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Barry,

I've looked at the site you recommended and down loaded an article which appears to answer the question.  Thanks for your help.

Regards Peter

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by:inthe
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glad to be of assistance and im sure salutin's happy too he just got his first 100 points rather too easily i think :-(
Barry
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by:slautin
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I use Delphi 2.0 Client/server.

World Wide Web - http://www.visualcomp.com
Electronic Mail - sales@visualcomp.com
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I have working demo for VCFormulaOne.
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