libxlsxwriter
macro.c
<< worksheet_protection.c comments1.c >>

Example adding a VBA macro to a workbook.

/*****************************************************************************
*
* An example of adding macros to a libxlsxwriter file using a VBA project
* file extracted from an existing Excel .xlsm file.
*
* The vba_extract.py utility from the libxlsxwriter examples directory can be
* used to extract the vbaProject.bin file.
*
* Copyright 2014-2018, John McNamara, jmcnamara@cpan.org
*/
#include "xlsxwriter.h"
int main() {
lxw_workbook *workbook = workbook_new("macro.xlsm");
lxw_worksheet *worksheet = workbook_add_worksheet(workbook, NULL);
/* Add a macro that will execute when the file is opened. */
workbook_add_vba_project(workbook, "vbaProject.bin");
worksheet_write_string(worksheet, 0, 0, "Overwrite this", NULL);
return workbook_close(workbook);
}
workbook_close
lxw_error workbook_close(lxw_workbook *workbook)
Close the Workbook object and write the XLSX file.
workbook_new
lxw_workbook * workbook_new(const char *filename)
Create a new workbook object.
lxw_worksheet
Struct to represent an Excel worksheet.
Definition: worksheet.h:1603
workbook_add_vba_project
lxw_error workbook_add_vba_project(lxw_workbook *workbook, const char *filename)
Add a vbaProject binary to the Excel workbook.
lxw_workbook
Struct to represent an Excel workbook.
Definition: workbook.h:273
worksheet_write_string
lxw_error worksheet_write_string(lxw_worksheet *worksheet, lxw_row_t row, lxw_col_t col, const char *string, lxw_format *format)
Write a string to a worksheet cell.
workbook_add_worksheet
lxw_worksheet * workbook_add_worksheet(lxw_workbook *workbook, const char *sheetname)
Add a new worksheet to a workbook.