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Posted on 2007-11-17
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Two questions wusing PHP:
1) How do I search for a text string inside an Excell file?
2) How do I then open that file?
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This may be of help:
http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/opensource/library/os-phpexcel/

Also there are a few classes that provide excel manipulation inside php:
http://www.codeplex.com/PHPExcel
http://code.google.com/p/php-excel/

Hope this helps.
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