Import or Export DataGrid to Excel or HTML files from your .NET applications

Posted by Rajesh081725 under C# category on | Points: 40 | Views : 2067
C# code:
ExcelFile ef = new ExcelFile();
DataTable dataTable = (DataTable)dataGrid1.DataSource;

// Depending on the format of the input file, you need to change this:
dataTable.Columns.Add("FirstName", typeof(string));
dataTable.Columns.Add("LastName", typeof(string));

// Load Excel file.

// Select the first worksheet from the file.
ExcelWorksheet ws = ef.Worksheets[0];

// Extract the data from the worksheet to the DataTable (DataGrid).
// Data is extracted starting at first row and first column for 10 rows or until the first empty row appears.
ws.ExtractToDataTable(dataTable, 10, ExtractDataOptions.StopAtFirstEmptyRow, ws.Rows[0], ws.Columns[0]);

// Change the value of the first cell in the DataTable (DataGrid).
dataTable.Rows[0][0] = "Hello world!";

// Insert the data from DataTable to the worksheet starting at cell "A1".
ws.InsertDataTable(dataTable, "A1", true);

// Save the file to XLS format.

Comments or Responses

Posted by: T.Saravanan on: 11/15/2012 Level:Silver | Status: [Member] [MVP] | Points: 10
Do we need to add any references for read & write the excel file?
I think, the section "Import and Export to HTML" is missing in your code. Can you update your code?

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