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Showing posts from May, 2011

Programmatically create excel

Plan is to share different ways to export data to excel . I will be writing this topic  in installments.  There are many ways to create an Excel file/ export data to excel. I will list down few , later will post samples of each and then will try dig little more and share the pros and cons of them. Let us see how far I go in this ... 1. Create csv file and open in excel 2. Use oledb to create excel 3. Use office inerop / vsto 4. Use office open xml

Skype Crash Solution : 26 May 2011

Today Skype was facing some issue. Skype started crashing on all computers (PC and MAC). To solve this issue ( this is workaround till fix is released) Windows Click Start, type run and press Enter. (On Windows XP: Click Start and then Run.) Type the following and click OK. %appdata%\skype Locate and delete the file shared.xml. OR rename it to old.shared.xml if you can't find the file ensure that hidden files and folders are shown. Restart Skype. Mac Open Finder and locate the following folder: ~/Library/Application Support/Skype Delete the file shared.xml OR rename it to old.shared.xml Restart Skype. From: - Baljeetsingh