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Old November 18th, 2011, 06:26 PM
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Hi,

I've been away from p2p for many years, but thought of this community first now that I'm looking at a new kind of programming.

I'd like to start prototyping some Excel-based applications, but I can't stand that my source code is only stored inside my spreadsheet binary. I'd much prefer to maintain my code in a separate text file that I can easily version-manage in a source control repository. This will allow me to create feature branches, run diffs with other developers/versions, etc.


Is this even possible? I've searched around the web and haven't found a way.
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Old November 22nd, 2011, 05:07 AM
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You can export the Userforms, ClassModules and Modules as separate files and maintain that in any SourceControl tool (SVN etc)

But managing that by Importing to Excel is a tough job

This is one advantage of using VSTO Addin etc

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