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Filling Excel spreadsheets using OLE

I use OLE to fill cells in Excel with data from our SAP system. The only problem with this arrangement is performance. Is there an alternate method for transferring data to an Excel spreadsheet? In other words, we don't want to fill the spreadsheet cell by cell, but paste it into a range. Where can I find a reference for the call methods for Excel?

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Each OLE call has its overhead. One solution may be to write a macro for Excel that receives data in one method call. With that approach, everything is handled at the Excel end. As for call methods for Excel, you need to look at the VBA reference help in Excel.

This was first published in October 2003

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