Farpoint Spread Formula in VB App

Posted on 2003-12-12
Last Modified: 2012-10-24

I  need to write custom formula for spread in my application, but so far i have tried using only normal formulas even which arent working.

with vaSpread1
       .row = 1
       .col = 1
       .value = 1

       .row = 1
       .col = 2
       .value = 2

       .recalc = true
       .row = 1
       .col = 3
       .formula = "SUM(A1,B1)"
end with

But i dont find the value reflected in that cell when i run the code. Plez help.. this is urgent and its driving me nuts..

would have loved to assign lots of points but dont have that many.. so plez bear..

thanks in advance,
Question by:rekhasri
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Expert Comment

by:Tommy Kinard
ID: 9930418
Hi rekhasri,

The below code should help

set vaSpread1 = ActiveWorkbook.Sheets("NameOfWorkSheet")
With vaSpread1
       .Cells(1, 1).Value = 1
       .Cells(1, 2).Value = 2
       .Cells(1, 3).Formula = "=SUM($A$1:$B$1)"
End With



Author Comment

ID: 9939863
Hi dragontooth..

what is ActiveWorkBook? i want to avoid using excel here..

is there any way of simply using formulae in spread?

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Expert Comment

by:Tommy Kinard
ID: 9941693
Sorry misread the question, don't think I will be any help here.



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rekhasri earned 0 total points
ID: 9946992
hi folks,

i have decided to use excel here instead of  spread, and just populated it using ado..

there is something called.

CopyFromRecordset.. which was really cool..

so, there goes.. i think i will close this question.
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by:Tommy Kinard
ID: 9949394

Go here to ask for this question to be deleted and your points refunded.


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