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Parse XLS from binary data


Im currently facing this task. I have to make FM, which will have binary data of xls on input and i need to parse this. Any idea? I found just moduls which operates with path to xls on frontend. This FM has to work on background.

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    Posted on Aug 18, 2011 at 11:50 AM

    For background, convert your XLS to a .txt (tab-delimited) or comma-separated-values (.csv) file and store on Apps server. You can then import in background with Open into a line, split on separator into a defined structure, append that structure to internal table. enddo...close dataset.

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