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Chapter 1: An Introduction to Excel Services (Programming Excel Services) and Chapter 3: Excel Web Access (Programming Excel Services) are excerpts from Programming Excel Services, from MSPress (ISBN 9780735624078, copyright MSPress 2007, all rights reserved).

Learn how to use Excel Services to add spreadsheets and workbooks to your enterprise dashboards and portals. You get real-world examples and code samples to help you enable business intelligence on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 applications—and simplify information sharing and reuse.

Discover how to:

  • Configure SharePoint Products and Technologies, and provision Excel Services.

  • Build and debug Web Parts derived from Microsoft .NET Framework or SharePoint base classes.

  • Customize and embed objects into Web Parts.

  • Extract workbook contents and bind the results to user interface controls with Excel Web Services.

  • Load workbooks, perform calculations, and refresh data using Excel Calculation Service.

  • Configure Code Access Security for managed user controls.

  • Use asynchronous Web Parts to automate Microsoft Office applications.

PLUS—Get Microsoft Visual C# and Visual Basic code samples on the Web.

About the Author

Alvin J. Bruney is a Microsoft MVP for Microsoft ASP.NET and the author of two other books on programming Microsoft Office. He is a consultant for a large North American financial institution where he helps train professional developers on the Microsoft .NET Framework. Alvin regularly contributes to asp.netPro magazine and other industry publications.

Download the sample code that accompanies the book.

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