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I am trying to create a java web-based, online form that saves the user's input and places it in an Excel file.  Is this possible?  can some help me out in what I need to do to achieve this?
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You can design your html page and have a servlet/Jsp retrieve the values entered in the page and insert into the excel sheet.

This thread will be of help to you

http://forum.java.sun.com/thread.jsp?thread=384910&forum=31&message=1653486


They have the sample code also in there.

Kiran
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The Excel thing is not scaleable. You'd be better to use a database. Mysql should do
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Is there any special need for excell ? You Can also save it as a csv and load it in excell ....

Or as CEHJ suggested use a dbase ... you can extract whatever from the dbase into excell.

ut the excell components are available free online ... let me know if you want more details
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did you find any of the suggestions useful?? havent heard from you for a long time
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