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Queries the text of a workbook.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
XL 3.5 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "XL.Book.GetText"; bookRef { ; formulas } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
bookRef The reference to the workbook. Please use XL.LoadBook to load a file. $ref
formulas Whether to return formulas as text. If you pass 1 here, the formulas will be returned instead of their result. 0 Optional


Returns text of workbook.


Queries the text of a workbook.
Numbers are formatted as floating point numbers with dot as decimal separator.
Boolean values are returned as FALSE or TRUE.
This function will not calculate formulas.

See also

Example Databases

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 19th April 2016

XL.Book.GetRefR1C1 - XL.Book.InsertSheet

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