Getting Started

How To Install

Install Aspose Cells through NuGet.

NuGet is the easiest way to download and install Aspose.Cells for C++.

  1. Create a Microsoft Visual Studio project for C++.
  2. Include header file “Aspose.Cells.h”.
  3. Open Microsoft Visual Studio and NuGet package manager.
  4. Search “aspose.cells.cpp” to find the desired Aspose.Cells for C++.
  5. Click on “Install”, Aspose.Cells for C++ will be downloaded and referenced in your project.

Install Aspose Cells through NuGet

You can also download it from the nuget web page for aspose.cells: Aspose.Cells for C++ NuGet Package

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A demo for using Aspose.Cells for C++ on Windows.

  1. Download Aspose.Cells for C++ from the following page: Download Aspose.Cells for C++(Windows)
  2. Unzip the package and run the Demo.sln,for more details please refer to the README.txt

How to use Aspose.Cells for C++ on linux OS.

  1. Download Aspose.Cells for C++ from the following page: Download Aspose.Cells for C++(Linux)
  2. Unzip the package and run the Demo.sln,for more details please refer to the README.txt

Creating the Hello World Application

The steps below creates the Hello World application using the Aspose.Cells API:

  1. Create an instance of the Workbook class.
  2. If you have a license, then apply it. If you are using the evaluation version, skip the license related code lines.
  3. Access any desired cell of a worksheet in the Excel file.
  4. Insert the words “Hello World!” into a cell accessed.
  5. Generate the modified Microsoft Excel file.

The implementation of the above steps is demonstrated in the examples below.

Code Sample: Creating a New Workbook

The following example creates a new workbook from the scratch, inserts “Hello World!” into cell A1 on the first worksheet and saves the Excel file.

Code Sample: Opening an Existing File

The following example opens an existing Microsoft Excel template file, gets a cell and checks the value in the cell A1.