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how do i export dataset to excel?
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Since Excel accepts XML output, I would serialize the dataset using XMLSerializer.
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by:bman9111
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not sure how to do that. When I write the dataset to xml using something like
dataset.writexml("c:\file.xml");

it doesnt come out right.
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You have a class here that has a static method 'Export', that you can use to export a dataset to an excel file using OleDb:

https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/ee-stuff/1251-ExportToExcel.txt

 (rename the file with .cs extension and add it to your project)
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