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Searching An Excel Spereadsheet


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Hi Guys,

I am pretty new to AutoIt, However i have managed to create a few scripts, so i know the basics.

My next task is to create a script that would allow me to search a column of a spreadsheet, For every cell within that column that has the keyword being searched for in it. I would like to copy the entire row, from the same line as the cell with the desired keyword. Lastly i would like to paste the row onto a new spreadsheet, allowing me to see all of the rows with the same; Manufacturer, Supplier, Part No, Ect. So there will be more than one result for every search.

I would also like to achieve this by using a GUI with different search options in it.

Would it be possible for someone to point me in the right direction of what i need to read up on, to do this kind of script.

Thanks

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The Excel UDF (User Defined Functions) that comes with AutoIt isn't very good at searching but can do the rest.

There is an extended available. Function _ExcelFindInRange will help you here.

Or you can access Excel like a database and use "SELECT" statements etc. Start for this approach. Or search the forum for "excel ado select".

My UDFs and Tutorials:

Spoiler

UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2021-06-05 - Version 1.5.4.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (NEW 2021-06-14 - Version 1.6.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX_GUI (2021-04-13 - Version 1.4.0.0) - Download
Outlook Tools (2019-07-22 - Version 0.6.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Wiki
ExcelChart (2017-07-21 - Version 0.4.0.1) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
PowerPoint (2017-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
Task Scheduler (2019-12-03 - Version 1.5.1.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Wiki

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki, WebDriver - Wiki

 

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