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      How to: Load a Document into SpreadsheetControl
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How to: Save a Document to a File

To save a spreadsheet document (workbook) loaded into SpreadsheetControl, use the SpreadsheetControl.SaveDocument method of the control, or the ISpreadsheetComponent.SaveDocument method of the IWorkbook object. These methods enable you to save a document to a file or stream.

The SpreadsheetControl.BeforeExport event is raised before the document is saved.

  • Save to File

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    A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E4655.

    Call the SpreadsheetControl.SaveDocument with the file path as a parameter to save a workbook to the file. Specify the file format as the second parameter of the method using the DocumentFormat enumerator.
    Note

    Certain methods can throw unhandled exceptions if a problem occurs. Consider the situation when a document is being saved to a locked or read-only file. To prevent application failure, subscribe to the SpreadsheetControl.UnhandledException event and set the SpreadsheetUnhandledExceptionEventArgs.Handled property to true.

  • Save to Stream

    Create a FileStream object with the specified file path to save a workbook, and call the ISpreadsheetComponent.SaveDocument method of the IWorkbook object with this stream passed as a parameter. Specify the file format as the second parameter of the method using the DocumentFormat enumerator.

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