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Java and Excel

amey mahadik

Joined: Mar 27, 2008
Posts: 8
Is there a way to create combo boxes in excel sheet using java?

Jon Parise
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Joined: Jul 03, 2007
Posts: 81
I have successfully used the Open Office API to output excel files form Java.

I never tried making a combo box though, so I can't say for sure.

Take a look here:
Open Office API
Peter Rooke
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Joined: Oct 21, 2004
Posts: 810

Also have a look at the Apache POI project. Only does files for excel 97, and like the previous reply I'm not sure how you would create a DDLB.

Regards Pete
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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