excel.link: Convenient Data Exchange with Microsoft Excel

Allows access to data in running instance of Microsoft Excel (e. g. 'xl[a1] = xl[b2]*3' and so on). Graphics can be transferred with 'xl[a1] = current.graphics()'. Additionally there are function for reading/writing 'Excel' files - 'xl.read.file'/'xl.save.file'. They are not fast but able to read/write '*.xlsb'-files and password-protected files. There is an Excel workbook with examples of calling R from Excel in the 'doc' folder. It tries to keep things as simple as possible - there are no needs in any additional installations besides R, only 'VBA' code in the Excel workbook. Microsoft Excel is required for this package.

Version: 0.9.8-1
Depends: methods, grDevices, utils
Suggests: knitr
OS_type: windows
Published: 2018-05-23
Author: Gregory Demin. To comply CRAN policy includes source code from 'RDCOMClient' (http://www.omegahat.net/RDCOMClient) by Duncan Temple Lang.
Maintainer: Gregory Demin <excel.link.feedback at gmail.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/gdemin/excel.link/issues
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
URL: https://github.com/gdemin/excel.link
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: excel.link results


Reference manual: excel.link.pdf
Vignettes: Calling R from Excel
Package source: excel.link_0.9.8-1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: excel.link_0.9.8-1.zip, r-release: excel.link_0.9.8-1.zip, r-oldrel: excel.link_0.9.8-1.zip
macOS binaries: r-release: not available, r-oldrel: not available
Old sources: excel.link archive


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