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panes.c
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An example of how to create panes in a worksheet, both "freeze" panes and "split" panes.

panes.png
/*
* A simple example using the libxlsxwriter library to create worksheets with
* panes.
*
* Copyright 2014-2017, John McNamara, jmcnamara@cpan.org
*
*/
#include "xlsxwriter.h"
int main() {
int row;
int col;
/* Create a new workbook and add some worksheets. */
lxw_workbook *workbook = workbook_new("panes.xlsx");
lxw_worksheet *worksheet1 = workbook_add_worksheet(workbook, "Panes 1");
lxw_worksheet *worksheet2 = workbook_add_worksheet(workbook, "Panes 2");
lxw_worksheet *worksheet3 = workbook_add_worksheet(workbook, "Panes 3");
lxw_worksheet *worksheet4 = workbook_add_worksheet(workbook, "Panes 4");
/* Set up some formatting and text to highlight the panes. */
lxw_format *header = workbook_add_format(workbook);
format_set_fg_color(header, 0xD7E4BC);
format_set_bold(header);
lxw_format *center = workbook_add_format(workbook);
/*
* Example 1. Freeze pane on the top row.
*/
worksheet_freeze_panes(worksheet1, 1, 0);
/* Some sheet formatting. */
worksheet_set_column(worksheet1, 0, 8, 16, NULL);
worksheet_set_row(worksheet1, 0, 20, NULL);
worksheet_set_selection(worksheet1, 4, 3, 4, 3);
/* Some worksheet text to demonstrate scrolling. */
for (col = 0; col < 9; col++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet1, 0, col, "Scroll down", header);
}
for (row = 1; row < 100; row++) {
for (col = 0; col < 9; col++) {
worksheet_write_number(worksheet1, row, col, row + 1, center);
}
}
/*
* Example 2. Freeze pane on the left column.
*/
worksheet_freeze_panes(worksheet2, 0, 1);
/* Some sheet formatting. */
worksheet_set_column(worksheet2, 0, 0, 16, NULL);
worksheet_set_selection(worksheet2, 4, 3, 4, 3);
/* Some worksheet text to demonstrate scrolling. */
for (row = 0; row < 50; row++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet2, row, 0, "Scroll right", header);
for (col = 1; col < 26; col++) {
worksheet_write_number(worksheet2, row, col, col, center);
}
}
/*
* Example 3. Freeze pane on the top row and left column.
*/
worksheet_freeze_panes(worksheet3, 1, 1);
/* Some sheet formatting. */
worksheet_set_column(worksheet3, 0, 25, 16, NULL);
worksheet_set_row(worksheet3, 0, 20, NULL);
worksheet_write_string(worksheet3, 0, 0, "", header);
worksheet_set_selection(worksheet3, 4, 3, 4, 3);
/* Some worksheet text to demonstrate scrolling. */
for (col = 1; col < 26; col++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet3, 0, col, "Scroll down", header);
}
for (row = 1; row < 50; row++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet3, row, 0, "Scroll right", header);
for (col = 1; col < 26; col++) {
worksheet_write_number(worksheet3, row, col, col, center);
}
}
/*
* Example 4. Split pane on the top row and left column.
*
* The divisions must be specified in terms of row and column dimensions.
* The default row height is 15 and the default column width is 8.43
*/
worksheet_split_panes(worksheet4, 15, 8.43);
/* Some sheet formatting. */
/* Some worksheet text to demonstrate scrolling. */
for (col = 1; col < 26; col++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet4, 0, col, "Scroll", center);
}
for (row = 1; row < 50; row++) {
worksheet_write_string(worksheet4, row, 0, "Scroll", center);
for (col = 1; col < 26; col++) {
worksheet_write_number(worksheet4, row, col, col, center);
}
}
workbook_close(workbook);
return 0;
}