I need an activex control (dll or ocx) that will read/write/execute macros in a file of Microsoft Excel WITHOUT Microsoft Excel software being installed on the machine.
No third party controls allowed.
use any language you wish, but it has to have a com interface accessable from VB6
a VB6 test project is part of the required deliverables.
The following methods/functions are required
Sub OpenFile(filename as string)
Function ActiveSheet as String
Function Cells(row as long,col as long).Value as Variant
Sub ExecuteMacro(moduleORsheetName as string, MacroName as string)
Dim XC as new XLControl
[url removed, login to view] "C:\[url removed, login to view]"
[url removed, login to view] = "Sheet2"
[url removed, login to view](1,1).Value = "Hello from Control"
msgbox [url removed, login to view](2,2).Value
[url removed, login to view] ("Module1", "MyMacro")
[url removed, login to view]
Set XC = Nothing
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
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