gather data from xlxs file

Posted on 2012-09-20
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Last Modified: 2012-09-20
file is

viewing using microsoft excel there are 3 columns and many rows
but using notepad or php ide text is not readable

want to use php to gather info from
3 columns
Question by:rgb192
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Slimshaneey earned 1400 total points
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You can use a lib like phpExcel found here to open and manipulate. phpexcel.codeplex.com

Alternativly convert to csv which is plain text and something php can consume quite easily
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
Loganathan Natarajan earned 600 total points
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if you want to view the data , try with Notepad++ http://notepad-plus-plus.org/

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notepad++ still has unreadable output

I used your suggestions for a followup question


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