Valnurat

I need a guideline for storage of data.

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

I'm looking for an cool and easy solution for storage of data. I was thinking of an array, but was stuck in how I can search and move data from one column to another column.

In exampel 1 have some numbers 1 to 3 and they are in my column0

In exampel 2 I want to search for number 2 and move it to C1

In exampel 3 I want to search for number 3 and move it to C1

In exampel 4 I want to search for number 3 and move it to C2

In exampel 5 I want to search for number 1 and move it to C1 and it should be before number 2
 

Exampel 1       Exampel 2       Exampel 3       Exampel 4       Exampel 5
C0  C1  C2      C0  C1  C2      C0  C1  C2      C0  C1  C2      C0  C1  C2
1               1   2           1   2           1   2   3           1   3
2               3                   3                               2   
3

How could this be done?

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Kenneth.

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Have you looked at the Excel functions? You could use _Excel_RangeFind to find the number/char you're looking for, then RangeWrite to move it where you want it.


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No, I haven't.

Is it possible to have excel hidden? I don't need to have it visible.


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Yes, look in the help file under _Excel_Open for your options.


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Is it possible to know the count of every column?


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Yes, look...in...the...help file


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#7 ·  Posted (edited)

I might look in the wrong spot in the help file, but I don't see any like:

rowcount(ColumnA) or Columncount(A) or something like that.

 

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Look under the anything _Excel_Range*, all of these functions have examples that will show you how to work with a range of cells/rows to accomplish what you want. 

Now, if you don't know what cells/rows will be in use in the spreadsheet, that is a different beast (but one I would think you'd have been more specific in mentioning by now if it were the case) ;)


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Give us an example what you try to do and we will tell you how do it in AutoIt.
Please have a look at the wiki and you will see how the Excel UDF works with ranges: https://www.autoitscript.com/wiki/Excel_Range


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#10 ·  Posted (edited)

Hi Water.

I was hoping that the examples in my start post was good enough.

I don't have any code, if that is was you are thinking about. My goal with the post was to find a way to save my data. Not for saving my data to a file. At first I was thinking of having 1 array with 3 columns, but then I thought if it was possible to do what my startpost examples shows. Then I was thinking about to have 3 arrays that would show 1 columns each and then just move the numbers from one to another.

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_Excel_RangeFind and _Excel_RangeCopyPaste will do what you are looking for. The examples from the help file for those two commands should give you an idea.


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#12 ·  Posted (edited)

Can it also count row for the active column?

I tried the example for RangeCopyPaste. I get attach error. I guess I have to have Excel?

 

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Sure. Excel needs to be installed on the computer where you run the AutoIt script.


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Ok, then this is not an option. I don't have that.


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Make example XLS file I will try to do it later with ADO . 


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I don't think you should do that. I'm not interested to have a excel file.

Can it not be done in an array?

 


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You are talking about "storage of data". How long do you want to store the data? Means: When you restart your script or your computer, should the data still be available?


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Oh, I see.

But I don't have an example. The content of my "array" has different content.


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Valnarut, you are not making it easy to assist you as you don't seem to be reading the questions people are posing to you. Water has a legitimate question which will help us help you - how long does the data in your array need to exist? Is it only for the life of the script, or does it need to still be on the computer after the script ends?


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