How about using COM?

I haven't used this personally but perhaps it could be a useful solution.
However there may be issues like running a copy of EXCEL on the server.

Best Regards
Jar Jar Binks will be Jedi!!

-----Original Message-----
From: Justin French [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: 20 March, 2002 2:11 PM
To: php
Subject: Re: [PHP] Is there any Possible Way to get data from Excel

Anything is possible :)

I'd recommend that the Excell file be exported as a CSV, which will be a
LOT easier to munch through, because it won't contain formatting, or
anything else.

Justin French

Jack wrote:
> Dear all
> What i'm planning to do is to use php to grep the data from a Excel file
> then insert it to the MySQL Database, so is there any possible way that
> php can grep the data from an Excel File?
> Thx all
> Jack
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