Loading local Excel workbook with node

Posted by: ross.hulford on 22 February 2023, 11:48 pm EST

  • Posted 22 February 2023, 11:48 pm EST - Updated 11 January 2024, 5:40 am EST

    Using this example


    I am trying to load a local excel workbook and get sheet but it does not load. Can this be done in node?

    [code] const data = fs.readFileSync(‘./mysheet.xlsx’, ‘utf-8’);

    excelIO.open(data.buffer,  data => {
        var sheet = wb.getSheet(0);
    err => {
  • Posted 26 February 2023, 11:25 pm EST

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