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i wrote a c# code that create an excel sheet and transfer data from a DataView object into it,
my problem is how can draw borders (all borders) around a range on the sheet?
i use the follow code:
m_objRange.Borders(xlDiagonalDown).LineStyle = xlNone
m_objRange.Borders(xlDiagonalUp).LineStyle = xlNone
m_objRange.Borders(xlEdgeLeft)
m_objRange.Borders.LineStyle = xlContinuous
m_objRange.Borders.Weight = xlThin
m_objRange.Borders.ColorIndex = xlAutomatic
(m_objRange is a Excel.Range object pointing on the relevant range)
but i got a compilation error said:
'Excel.Range.Borders' denotes a 'property' where a 'method' was expected.
what do u think about it???

another problem is how can i hide the existing borders that apears on the rest of the sheet?

if u can send me a samle code it will be great (a c# code)

thank's
 
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Question by:stanley_123
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I hope this will help you:
(comments represents VBA code)

//Range("G7:J10").Select
Excel.Range sel =  exSheet.get_Range(exSheet.Cells[7,7], exSheet.Cells[10,10]);
sel.Select();
//Selection.Borders(xlDiagonalDown).LineStyle = xlNone
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlDiagonalDown].LineStyle = Excel.Constants.xlNone;
//Selection.Borders(xlDiagonalUp).LineStyle = xlNone
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlDiagonalUp].LineStyle = Excel.Constants.xlNone;
//With Selection.Borders(xlEdgeLeft)
//          .LineStyle = xlContinuous
//          .Weight = xlMedium
//          .ColorIndex = xlAutomatic
//End With
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeLeft].LineStyle = Excel.XlLineStyle.xlContinuous;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeLeft].Weight = Excel.XlBorderWeight.xlMedium;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeLeft].ColorIndex = Excel.XlColorIndex.xlColorIndexAutomatic;
//With Selection.Borders(xlEdgeTop)
//          .LineStyle = xlContinuous
//          .Weight = xlMedium
//          .ColorIndex = xlAutomatic
//End With
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeTop].LineStyle = Excel.XlLineStyle.xlContinuous;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeTop].Weight = Excel.XlBorderWeight.xlMedium;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeTop].ColorIndex = Excel.XlColorIndex.xlColorIndexAutomatic;
//With Selection.Borders(xlEdgeBottom)
//          .LineStyle = xlContinuous
//          .Weight = xlMedium
//          .ColorIndex = xlAutomatic
//End With
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeBottom].LineStyle = Excel.XlLineStyle.xlContinuous;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeBottom].Weight = Excel.XlBorderWeight.xlMedium;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeBottom].ColorIndex = Excel.XlColorIndex.xlColorIndexAutomatic;
//With Selection.Borders(xlEdgeRight)
//          .LineStyle = xlContinuous
//          .Weight = xlMedium
//          .ColorIndex = xlAutomatic
//End With
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeRight].LineStyle = Excel.XlLineStyle.xlContinuous;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeRight].Weight = Excel.XlBorderWeight.xlMedium;
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlEdgeRight].ColorIndex = Excel.XlColorIndex.xlColorIndexAutomatic;
//Selection.Borders(xlInsideVertical).LineStyle = xlNone
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlInsideVertical].LineStyle = Excel.Constants.xlNone;
//Selection.Borders(xlInsideHorizontal).LineStyle = xlNone
sel.Borders[Excel.XlBordersIndex.xlInsideHorizontal].LineStyle = Excel.Constants.xlNone;
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