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 From: Cetin Basoz
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 To: Kavita Jaiswal
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 Kavita Jaiswal
Subject: RE: Excel Automation
Thread ID: 189261 Message ID: 189337 # Views: 4 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Microsoft Office Automation
Date: Thursday, August 14, 2008 1:07:38 PM         

> Hi all,
> Can anyone help me out that how can I always close an Excel Sheet promting "Save as" instead of "Save" dialog box ,as I don't want the user to use the Template Excel Sheet.
> Beside the above problem how can i protect a given cell range, instead the entire sheet in an Excel sheet.
> Cheers
> Kavita

You don't need "save as" for that, use templates (you are saying that you use a template but looks like you're using the same workbook and saving as a different file instead). With a template:

lcTemplateName = 'c:\myFolder\myTemplate.xlt'
lcXLSName = 'c:\myFolder\myFile.xls'
oExcel = createobject('Excel.Application')
* ...

Templates are not overwritten.

For your second question, in this sample all but the last column is protected:

Use (_samples+'data\orders')
lcXLS = fullpath('orders.xls')
Copy To (m.lcXLS) Type Xls
lcLastColumn = Chr(Asc('A')-1+Fcount()) && Last col not locked

oExcel = Createobject('Excel.application')
With oExcel
  With .ActiveWorkbook.ActiveSheet
    .UsedRange.Locked = .T.
    .Range(m.lcLastColumn+':'+m.lcLastColumn).Locked = .F. && Unprotect last column
  .Visible = .T.

Cetin Basoz


Excel Automation Posted by KAVITA JAISWAL @ 8/14/2008 7:17:46 AM
RE: Excel Automation Posted by surinder singh @ 8/14/2008 7:42:21 AM
RE: Excel Automation Posted by Cetin Basoz @ 8/14/2008 1:07:38 PM
RE: Excel Automation Posted by Yousfi Benameur @ 8/14/2008 10:02:00 PM