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I have a MySQL database. I need to create a "report" in Excel format using php on the web server so it can be emailed to the customer. I know how to do it in csv but I need to incorporate things like cell font formatting, colors, etc.
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
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Try this "PHP Excel Reader"
 
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Spreadsheet Excel Writer @http://pear.php.net/package/Spreadsheet_Excel_Writer is a good choice for creating excel file with only needs of formatting.

I used it years ago and pretty satisfied.
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by:Richard Korts
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To padas

You might be interested in looking at this:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/PHP/Q_27432560.html

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