GetNewXL

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Create a New Excel Instance

Start a new instance of Excel and return its handle. This is needed to address XL afterwards.

Keywords
misc
Usage
GetNewXL(visible = TRUE)
Arguments
visible
logical, should Excel made visible? Defaults to TRUE.

Details

Here's a list of some frequently used commands. Let's assume:

xl <- GetNewXL()
workbooks
xl$workbooks()$count()
quit excel
xl$quit()

See Also

XLView, XLGetRange, XLGetWorkbook

Aliases
  • GetNewXL
Examples
## Not run:  # Windows-specific example
# # get a handle to a new excel instance
# xl <- GetNewXL()
# ## End(Not run)
Documentation reproduced from package DescTools, version 0.99.19, License: GPL (>= 2)

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