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Excel sort problem

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Hi, I have a excel sort problem with C#. Please look at my code.
xlRange.Sort((Excel.Range)xlWorkSheet1.Cells[1, 2], Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Type.Missing, Type.Missing, Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Type.Missing, Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Excel.XlYesNoGuess.xlNo, Type.Missing, Type.Missing,
            Excel.XlSortOrientation.xlSortRows,
            Excel.XlSortMethod.xlStroke,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal);

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Here, three questions:
1) Cells[1, 2] means sort fron row 1, column 2?
2) What is the sort direction? I mean sort row or sort column?
3) I google search with msdn but not found the corresponding materials. Could you please give me a link?
Thanks.
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Please refer following sites:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/wxks80sb%28v=vs.80%29.aspx
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/wxks80sb.aspx


xlRange.Sort((Excel.Range)xlWorkSheet1.Columns[1, missing], Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Type.Missing, Type.Missing, Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Type.Missing, Excel.XlSortOrder.xlAscending,
            Excel.XlYesNoGuess.xlNo, Type.Missing, Type.Missing,
            Excel.XlSortOrientation.xlSortColumns,
            Excel.XlSortMethod.xlStroke,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal,
            Excel.XlSortDataOption.xlSortNormal);

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Hope this helps....
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by:zhshqzyc
ID: 35083308
So if I want to sort row 1 but from the second cell to the end, I have to defind a range first.
 xlRange = xlWorkSheet1.get_Range("B1:" + GetExcelColumnName(nCols) + nRows.ToString(), Type.Missing);

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