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DineshPawar

Hello,

I am new for AutoIT, I need to automate some software , The input is given in Excel format with applied formula.

in my case I need to Read only value of cell which come after applying the formula.

But when I am read Excel cell from AutoIT, It read Formula than actual value , So how can read cell value. 

Any help I appreciate.(Sorry if I did any mistake in this question.)

 

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JLogan3o13

@DineshPawar you say you're getting formula instead of value, which means you already have some code. Please post it so we can see what you're doing, rather than making us guess.


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JLogan3o13

Well, you have the last parameter set to 2, which returns the formula - not sure what you expect to get? If you want value, change that parameter to 1 as the help file shows.


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DineshPawar

@JLogan3o13 if I change last parameter to 1 then it read cell ("A2"). and it fine with that cell because it not contain any formula.

But when I read cell("A3") then it read formula, beacuse cell A3 contain formula.

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water

I get all the expected results:

#include <Array.au3>
#include <Excel.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

; Create application object and open an example workbook
Local $oExcel = _Excel_Open()
If @error Then Exit MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Excel UDF: _Excel_RangeRead Example", "Error creating the Excel application object." & @CRLF & "@error = " & @error & ", @extended = " & @extended)
Local $oWorkbook = _Excel_BookOpen($oExcel, @ScriptDir & "\_Excel2.xlsx")
If @error Then
    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Excel UDF: _Excel_RangeRead Example", "Error opening workbook '" & @ScriptDir & "\Extras\_Excel2.xlsx'." & @CRLF & "@error = " & @error & ", @extended = " & @extended)
    _Excel_Close($oExcel)
    Exit
EndIf

; *****************************************************************************
; Read the formulas of a cell range (all used cells in column A)
; *****************************************************************************
Local $aResult = _Excel_RangeRead($oWorkbook, Default, $oWorkbook.ActiveSheet.Usedrange.Columns("A:A"), 1)
_ArrayDisplay($aResult)
Local $aResult = _Excel_RangeRead($oWorkbook, Default, $oWorkbook.ActiveSheet.Usedrange.Columns("A:A"), 2)
_ArrayDisplay($aResult)

 


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DineshPawar

@JLogan3o13 and @water , thank for your help, I really appreciate you. That s solve my problem 

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