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  1. i want am trying to select a nimber to run a program and then select where to save the excel result at before hand the problem is that it does not save in the folder i want but the folder before any solutions #................. $sFolder = "" ; Create a constant variable in Local scope of the message to display in FileSelectFolder. Local Const $sMessage = "Select a folder" ; Display an open dialog to select a file. $sFileSelectFolder = FileSelectFolder($sMessage, $sFolder) If @error Then ; Display the error message. MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", "No folder was selected.") Else ; Display the selected folder. MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", "You chose the following folder:" & @CRLF & $sFileSelectFolder) EndIf ....... ........ $oExcel = ObjCreate("Excel.Application") ; Create an Excel Object $oExcel.Visible = 1 ; Let Excel show itself $oExcel.Workbooks.Open("J:\OPS\OPS_Share\Planners\2 - Weekly Reports\Auto download\"& $YY & $MM & $DD & " ORDER.xls",0) $oExcel.ActiveWorkbook.Saveas ( $sFileSelectFolder,""& $YY & $MM & $DD & " ORDER.xlsx", 1) $oExcel.ActiveWorkBook.Close $oExcel.Quit i only want to save it as ddmmyy order inside documents but it saves in libraries as documents ddmmyy order.
  2. I am part of QA team of an analytics application. We support third party tools like Excel , Tableue . I have to write automation script that connect Excel to our analytics application. In short i want below to automate > Open Excel > Click on "Data" option available in header and then click on "From Other Services " then click on "From Analysis Services" > It will open pop up and then need to write username password there. I am new in this tool . Can any one please provide me link of any document that help me to create above script
  3. I'm using the excellent _Excel UDF to read a whole spreadsheet into an array I want to operate on. I can read a specified range without a problem. What I'd like to do is allow the user in Excel to select a range (contiguous is fine) and be able to read that range so that I know what range to operate on without having the user input the range via a keyboard. I'm stuck and any hints greatly appreciated. The code below uses the Helpfile .xls to illustrate where I crash. ; #AutoIt3Wrapper_run_debug_mode=Y ; use this to debug in console window <--- LOOK #include <Excel.au3> #include <MsgBoxConstants.au3> #include <Debug.au3> ;for _DebugArrayDisplay $sExcelFullFileName = "C:\Program Files (x86)\AutoIt3\Examples\Helpfile\Extras\_Excel1.xls" ;use Autoit test for example $oExcel = _Excel_Open() ;Create application object and open an Excel workbook $oWorkbook = _Excel_BookOpen($oExcel, $sExcelFullFileName) $aExcelArray = _Excel_RangeRead($oWorkbook, Default) _DebugArrayDisplay($aExcelArray, $aExcelArray) ;let's look at it $aI5K6 = _Excel_RangeRead($oWorkbook, Default,"I5:K6") ;read a rangeI5:K6 and return value _DebugArrayDisplay($aI5K6, $aI5K6) ;let's look at range it ;rather than defining the range explicity I'd like to read the selection in Excel and use it ;need a function like _Excel_SelectionRead ;try hacking Excel.au3 _Excel_RangeRead to see if can create _Excel_SelectionRead looks like .Selection .Value .Text and .Address possible MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Info", "Select cells in Excel then click OK") ;ACTUALLY get range of the selection and this will suffice for us to use on the $aExcelArray $vRange = $oWorkbook.ActiveSheet.Selection.Address($vRange) ;tried all sorts of permutations and clearly I need help _DebugArrayDisplay($vRange, $vRange) ;let's look at range it ;$vResult = $oExcel.Transpose($vRange.Value) ;_DebugArrayDisplay($vResult, $vResult) ;let's look at range it _Excel_Close($oExcel, False, True) Exit
  4. I have embeded an Excel file in my autoit Script and want to use it as part of my GUI. I want to be able to select a range of cells and add the cell data to an edit box. Then dump that data to an array. I am using GUICtrlCreateObj to embed the spreadsheet. I cannot find any way to let my program see what cells are active so I can add that data to the edit box. #include <WindowsConstants.au3> #include <GUIConstantsEx.au3> #include <excel.au3> $FileName = 'C:\VLog\book1.xlsx' If Not FileExists($FileName) Then MsgBox(0, "ERROR", "File not found") Exit EndIf ;Basic GUI $oExcelDoc = ObjGet($FileName) ; Get an excel Object from an existing filename If IsObj($oExcelDoc) Then $mainGUI = GUICreate("Production Room 2", 1800, 1200, 10, 10, $WS_MINIMIZEBOX + $WS_SYSMENU + $WS_CLIPCHILDREN) $GUI_ActiveX = GUICtrlCreateObj($oExcelDoc, 10, 70, @DesktopWidth - 250, @DesktopHeight - 260) $data = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", @DesktopWidth - 225, 75, 100) $btn = GUICtrlCreateButton( "GO", @DesktopWidth - 100, 75, 75) Else MsgBox(0, "", "failed") EndIf ;------------------ ;Turns off all command bars in excel to prevent user from making changes For $Bar In $oExcelDoc.CommandBars If $Bar.Enabled = True Then $Bar.Enabled = False If $Bar.Visible = True Then $Bar.Visible = False Next $oExcelDoc.Application.DisplayFormulaBar = False $oExcelDoc.Application.CommandBars("Shadow Settings").Visible = False $oExcelDoc.Application.DisplayScrollBars = True $oExcelDoc.Application.DisplayStatusBar = False GUISetState()
  5. Hi Guys, Can anyone point me in the right direction. I'm trying to accomplished conditional formatting with arrows, but the code I have is wrong... .Range("=$A3:$A4000").FormatConditions.Add = (xlCellValue, xlGreater, "=$A:$A") .IconSet(xl3Arrows) ;ActiveWorkbook.iconsets I also tried it like this: .Range("=$A3:$A4000").FormatConditions _ .Add(xlCellValue, xlGreater, "=$A:$A") .IconSet(xl3Arrows) ;ActiveWorkbook.iconsets
  6. Hi Guys, How would you use _Excel_FilterSet to filter the excel sheet from largest number to smallest number? _Excel_FilterSet($oWorkbook, "Sheet1", "A2:I2", 1, ">20", 1, "<40") ; OR _Excel_FilterSet($oWorkbook, "Sheet1", "A2:I2", 1, ">", 1, "<") Excel Sheet attached. Trying to filter on the last column "I2" Inventory.xlsx
  7. Hi All, Has anyone come across this before? Code below: $SheetList = _Excel_SheetList($oWorkbook) _FileWriteFromArray("C:\" & $SheetListOutput, $SheetList, 1) Result: ResultABC| ResultDEF| ResultGHI| ResultJKL| ResultMNO| It created these "|" vertical bars?
  8. Hi All, I would like to know how you would take a FileLineRead and insert it into an array which then inserts it into Excel? One thing to know is the files content is broken up, so I only use half of the content within $FileRead1. So its imperative that the $value1, $value2, etc variables be used. Code below: $FileRead1 = FileReadLine("C:\temp\sample.txt",1) For $count = 1 To _FileCountLines($FileRead1) Step 1 $string = FileReadLine($FileRead1, $count) $input = StringSplit($string, ",", 1) $value1 = $input[1] $value2 = $input[2] $value3 = $input[3] $value4 = $input[4] _Excel_RangeWrite($oWorkbook, $oWorkbook.Activesheet, $value1, "A1") _Excel_RangeWrite($oWorkbook, $oWorkbook.Activesheet, $value2, "B1") _Excel_RangeWrite($oWorkbook, $oWorkbook.Activesheet, $value3, "C1") _Excel_RangeWrite($oWorkbook, $oWorkbook.Activesheet, $value4, "D1") Next
  9. Hello, I'm trying to write a script that moves copies excel cells into an array. I'll than manipulate the values and send array into another program. I don't want range to be specific to a workbook, or sheet, or set of cells. I want user to be able to highlight desired cells and to copy either normally ("Ctrl+C") or by a hotkey ("Alt+C"). Could someone help me with this? Thank you, I've tried to write the framework: (edited) #include <MsgBoxConstants.au3> #include <Array.au3> #include <Excel.au3> HotKeySet("!v", "Pastedata") While True Sleep(1000) WEnd func Makearray() local $bArray ;User has cells already copied ;Convert clipboard into an array ;I don;t know how excel stores data to clipboard so don;t know how to bring it into array _Arraydisplay($bArray) MsgBox(0,0,$bArray) return $bArray endfunc func Pastedata() Local $aArray MsgBox(0,0,"wait",1) ;make array based on assumption user has already copied a range to clipboard $aArray = Makearray() ;paste code ;don;t worry about this I got the rest endfunc
  10. Hey. I'm working on a new project and was wondering if there is a better way to "update" my Column E array. Here is my code: Local $nI  = 0                                                            ;Creates a name index of 0: nI = Name index Local $nII = 1                                                            ;Creates a name index of 1 for second loop: nII = Name Index 2 For    $iN = 0 To $IndexRows Step 1                                       ;Checks the roster for any names that appear twice      For $iN2 = 0 To $IndexRows Step 1          if $d_Names[$nI] == $d_Names[$nII] And $d_Names[$nII] <> "" Then              Local $timeSheetName = _ArraySearch($e_Names, $d_Names[$nI], 0, 0, 0, 0, 1)              ;MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Found it", $d_Names[$nI] & " In column E on Row " & $timeSheetName)              Local $eI  = $timeSheetName + 1              ;ConsoleWrite($timeSheetName & @CRLF)              ;ConsoleWrite($eI & @CRLF)              ;ConsoleWrite(@CRLF)              _Excel_RangeInsert($OpenWorkbook.ActiveSheet, "E" & $eI & ":F" & $eI, $xlShiftDown)                                                                          ;Inserts a empty cell in columns E and F.              _Excel_RangeWrite($OpenWorkbook, $OpenWorkbook.ActiveSheet, $d_Names[$nII], "E" & $eI)                                                                         ;Fills the empty cell in columns E with the doubled name              $aArray_Index = 2                                           ;Array element counter              For $Index = 2 To $IndexRows Step 1                        ;Loops through every row in the Excel file unto no rows are found or a null row is found                  $Array_Value_E = _Excel_RangeRead($OpenWorkbook, Default, "E"&$Index)                  $e_names[$aArray_Index] = $Array_Value_E                ;While the code loops every value in column E is stored in the E array (updating the array)                  $aArray_Index += 1              Next              ExitLoop          EndIf      Next      $nI  += 1      $nII += 1 Next Basically, It checks a roster for people whose name appears twice then inserts a new "row" for that person because they work in two different departments. I have to find that name however in Column E if two appear in column D. My code works but I think it is not as efficient as it could be. Any ideas on how to improve the "update" for my array? (once it finds the double names in Column D it then searches for that name by going name by name in the Column E array and once it finds it inserts a new row. However, the E array doesn't have that new row stored in it so I have to "update" the array to properly find the next name) Any and all tips would be greatly appreciated. NOTE: Just assume I'm opening the excel file properly please do not add that code in, it only complicates your answer.
  11. Currently, I'm working on a program that will display Dialog boxes with either Yes or No. For each dialog, I reward the user with X amount of Credits. I'm hoping to output the amount of credits to a cell in a column (there will be 20 different columns). It will only post to a row that is equal to today's date (first column). If no row exists yet with the current date, it will start a new row. Any suggestions? Thank you
  12. How do I properly convert this to Autoit? This is a VBA macro that I recorded in Excel.  ActiveSheet.Outline.ShowLevels RowLevels:=2 I need this to close my subtotal once it is finished. any help will be greatly appreciated.
  13. Hi All, While creating a few excel spreadsheets using AutoIt, I came across something which to my limiting time to research the forums I don't anyone has mentioned. The color pallettes are reversed. Huge shock to me. I wanted to produce a red row but kept on getting blue. Seems like 0xFF0000 was red on the charts but when running the script, I got blue. I then played around with the colors, and after a few tries, I finally got Red. Reversed the FF0000 and the result is 0000FF. So for Excel compared to Html 0000FF (Red) - Excel 0000FF (Blue) - Html FFFF00 (Cyan) - Excel FFFF00(Yellow) - Html
  14. Yesterday I had to make some little changes to an old Autoit program we use at my work. The program reads some data and convert it to Excel. Before writing the cell, it is changed to text and later on I slap the column with an autofitwidth. Furthermore weI execute a conditional format on the sheet, to make the data more readable. I quickly found out that because of the breaking changes Excel.udf had starting from AutoIt 3.3.12.0, a lot of things had to been changed. The changes I had to do, only took 10 minutes. After trying to adjust the script for over 5 hours, to get it working with the new Excel.udf, I gave up. I stopped changing the script, uninstalled the my Autoit and went looking for an older version. Luckilly I was able to find Autoit v3.3.8.1 (with corresponding Scite) in my software repository. Installing Autoit V3.3.8.1 and compiling the file, now took me 10 minutes . So why did I not get the old script working with the new Excel.udf? There are several reasons I failed getting the old script working with the new Excel UDF. I had some pressure from management to fix it ASAP (and got a little anxious) Most all resources on the internet point to the working of the old EXcel.UDF And offcourse there were thosing "breaking changes", with new functions using diffrent parameters or using parameters in different order. One of the column's on the sheet is used to store EAN13 (barcode) and was formatted like 1,23E12. I couldn't change the cell to text, also autofitwidt was not working and using conditional formatting was also a no-no. So in the end I could use the new Excel UDF, but not desapointed management. What would I like to ask? I understand that sometimes you want to rewrite a program to make it better. I even understand that one has to make breaking changes sometimes. But in this case because of lacking examples/resources my day went completely down the drain. I would like to ask the Excel.udf developpers to: Make more functions available to do things like changing cell properties easily, changing cell color, do an autofit columnwidth, format data conditionally. Or write an Example using the (new) Excel UDF, making examples how to format a cell, do conditional format, changing cell colors etc. I probably am more of an example guy. Having a good Excel.UDF Example showing a lot of common things normally makes, programming things easy for me. Because I can keep tweaking snippets until I get it working the way I want it. So dear developpers, could you help me and other future user out?
  15. Hello, Suddenly, I am getting an error (@extended = -2147221164) when I try to open excel using: #include <Excel.au3> _Excel_Open() If @error Then MsgBox(0,"",@error &@CRLF &@extended) Can anyone help with this?
  16. I want to check some Excel data against data on a website in Chrome. I use Chrome because the site I use does not function properly in Internet Explorer or Firefox. I know how to do the Excel stuff I just can not figure out how to send to Chrome, let alone check to see if the data matches or not. I am also having trouble finding any help online while searching for Chrome functions for Autoit. I have a Chrome UDF installed but I still can not figure out how to get my code to properly function. (I am not posting code because I am sure my code isn't right, to begin with) As usual, any and all help would be greatly appreciated.
  17. My program has to first search for names in Column D that do not match up with column C. I got that search to work using arrays. It was slow and I could not figure out how to delete them so I just manually put coded the names that do not belong. I found their cell location but I do not know how to store that location and delete it. This is what I have so far. Local $NameToDelete1[6]  = _Excel_RangeFind($OpenWorkbook, "Smith, Bill") _ArrayDisplay($NameToDelete1, "Excel UDF: _Excel_RangeFind Example 1", "", 0, "|", "Sheet|Name|Cell|Value|Formula|Comment") _Excel_RangeDelete($OpenWorkbook.ActiveSheet, $NameToDelete1[2], $xlShiftUp) Please help, I wanted to have this program done yesterday but I did not see this problem until yesterday.
  18. I need to perform a subtotal in excel and I would like to automate this process using Autoit if possible like always any and all help will be greatly appreciated. I can not find a good example but the two from Microsoft. Here is one of the two from msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vba/excel-vba/articles/range-subtotal-method-excel I do not really understand how to translate this into AutoIt, but I gave it a try and here is what I have. $OpenRange      = "A1:E200" $xlSum          = -4157 $Added_Array[2] = [2, 3] $OpenRange.Subtotal("B1", $xlSum, $Added_Array, True, False, True) I just need to perform a subtotal on a range based on a header called department, and then perform a sum on the results.
  19. How to use _Excel_RangeSort to sort my excel file by three different headers Column A1, B1, and C1 have headers on which I want to sort by. The headers on which I want to sort are department, employee type, and name. I still really new to AutoIt so I do not actually know how to properly start this line or lines of code, to be honest. The example code is the best I can do. _Excel_RangeSort($OpenWorkbook, Default, "A1:C1", "1:1", $xlDescending, Default, $xlYes, Default, $xlSortRows) I just need to sort by those three headers in that order of department, employee type, and name, plus in descending order. any and all help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
  20. Excel format

    Good morning. I have a system I am trying to automate that works like this: user fills a column in an Excel spreadsheet with values they would like printed and saves it to a folder on their desktop, they start the script and it formats their data into a text file (adding a prefix) and sends the text file as a .bch file where it needs to go. This is working: #include <Array.au3> #include <Excel.au3> #include <File.au3> #include <MsgBoxConstants.au3> Global $sSTCArray Global $sFilename = @DesktopDir & "\Labels\print.txt" Global $sWorkbook = @DesktopDir & "\Labels\Labels.xlsx" Global $oExcel = _Excel_Open(False,False,False,False,True) barcodePrint() Func barcodePrint() $Read = _Excel_BookOpen($oExcel, $sWorkbook, True, False, Default, Default, Default) FileOpen($sFilename, $FO_OVERWRITE) ;Global $oWorkbook = _Excel_BookAttach($oExcel) Global $sSTCArray = _Excel_RangeRead($Read) For $i = 0 to UBound($sSTCArray, 1) - 1 FileWriteLine($sFilename, "!StaticShelving1x3_ZPL," & $sSTCArray[$i]) Next _Excel_Close($oExcel) FileMove($sFilename, "***file path***\print.bch") EndFunc However, it only works if the user first formats the spreadsheet to text. I want to automate that. From what I have read it appears AutoIt does not like formatting cells that already have values. True? Can I pull the values from an un-formatted (default GENERAL format) spreadsheet and go straight to my text file? I have also considered opening a second spreadsheet, formatting it, and copying the values over. Like this: Global $sPrefix Global $oPath Global $sSTCArray Global $sFilename = @DesktopDir & "\Labels\print.txt" Global $sWorkbook = @DesktopDir & "\Labels\Labels.xlsx" Global $oExcel = _Excel_Open(False,False,False,False,True) Global $aArray Global $bExcel _Excel_BookNew($bExcel) While 1 $nMsg = GUIGetMsg() Switch $nMsg Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE Exit Case $Button1 $aArray = IniReadSection("***File path***\barcode.ini", "stc/rvt/mgm") $sPrefix = $aArray[1][1] $oPath = $aArray[2][1] barcodePrint() EndSwitch WEnd Func barcodePrint() $oWorkbook = _Excel_BookOpen($bExcel, @DesktopDir & "\Labels\print.xlsx") $oWorkbook.ActiveSheet.Columns("A").NumberFormat = "@" Local $Read = _Excel_BookOpen($oExcel, $sWorkbook, True, False, Default, Default, Default) $oCopy = _Excel_RangeRead($sWorkbook) _Excel_RangeWrite($oWorkbook, Default, $oCopy) FileOpen($sFilename, $FO_OVERWRITE) $sSTCArray = _Excel_RangeRead($Read,"Default","Default",3) ;_ArrayDisplay($sSTCArray) For $i = 0 to UBound($sSTCArray, 1) - 1 FileWriteLine($sFilename, $sPrefix & $sSTCArray[$i]) Next _Excel_Close($oExcel) ;FileMove($sFilename, $oPath) Exit EndFunc This does not like the formatting of $oWorkbook: "Variable must be of type 'Object'". Do I need this second sheet? If so, how can I format it? Is there a better way to get the Excel values into a .txt file? Any ideas would be appreciated. Thanks!
  21. It works fine on my Excel 2007, but after I Emailed My Area Manager he told me after he Enable Macro Security nothing happen's, can someone test this to run on Excel 2016? My AM can't provide me more information Thank You in Advance, Please see attachment. <snip>
  22. Hello, I am trying to keep only the filtered rows in an excel sheet but couldn't find a fast way to do it for a 1k+ rows file. Tried going through each row to see if it's hidden or not and if it is, delete it but it's not fast: Local $oExcel = _Excel_Open() Local $File = _Excel_BookOpen($oExcel, $Filepath) Local $LastRow = $File.Activesheet.Range("A1000000").End(-4162).Row _Excel_FilterSet($File, Default, Default, 1, "Test") For $j=1 To $LastRow If $File.Activesheet.Range("A"&$j).EntireRow.Hidden Then _Excel_RangeDelete($File.Activesheet,$j&":"&$j) Next I found a VBA macro that works great but I am having a hard time converting it to be able to use it in my script: Sub RemoveHiddenRows() Dim oRow As Range, rng As Range Dim myRows As Range Set myRows = Intersect(Sheets("Sheet1").Range("A:A").EntireRow, Sheets("Sheet1").UsedRange) For Each oRow In myRows.Columns(1).Cells If oRow.EntireRow.Hidden Then If rng Is Nothing Then Set rng = oRow Else Set rng = Union(rng, oRow) End If End If Next If Not rng Is Nothing Then rng.EntireRow.Delete End Sub I would really appreciate it if anyone can help me so I can use this part in my autoit script. Thanks.
  23. I have more than 12 workbooks opened together, if i wanted to attach to the last workbook opened it will take more than 1 minute ! Is there any solution for that ?
  24. Hello! where should I start, if I want to have a Progress Bar while waiting for my File to be open, can I use WinWaitActive? Thanks,
  25. I am still a noob and not a programmer, would greatly appreciate your help. Task: Open Excel file with file path and name: C:\Users\GENOBEAUTYPC1\Desktop\ACTIVE BEAUTY LABELS\BeautyMe Label 200ml ACTIVE VERSION.xlsx This file path and name is saved in the variable: $sAnswer Go to Excel Tab called "formular" Go to Cell A1 Insert the text saved in the variable: $sAnswer2 ATTENTION!!! This has 2 problems. Problem number 1: This text contains special characters that need to be interpreted as raw text. (content is: Gemischt für#30 ml#Mindestens haltbar bis#Maria Wallerstorfer#Anwendung: Täglich 1x morgens auf das gereinigte Gesicht auftragen. Augenkontakt vermeiden.#Über 0 C° und unter 25 C° lagern.#Lot:N8A1028/D30/V2.1#Genome Plus GmbH#Georg-Wrede-St. 13, D-83395 Freilassing#GEN SERUM#DAY) Problem number 2: This textis longer than 255 characters. Can anyone help me? I try to do it really primitively by opening the excel, waiting until it is open, clicking where the tab is, clicking where the cell is and inserting the content of the variable, but I am stuck at the point where I am limited by 255 characters. ; Opening the right excel FileChangeDir tooltip("File exists and is called:"&$sAnswer ,300,300) ShellExecute($sAnswer ,"" ,"" ,"" , @SW_MAXIMIZE) sleep(7000) tooltip("Now lets insert the right content into the excel",300,300) MouseClick("left",226,1004) MouseClick("left",52,179) sleep(500) Send("A1") sleep(500) send("{enter}") tooltip("inserting label content",300,300) sleep(500) Send($sAnswer2, 1) tooltip("inserting INCIS",300,300) sleep(5000) Send($sAnswer3, 1) sleep(5000)
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