Interfacing to google sheet

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First Name:Florent
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Interfacing to google sheet

Post by fBE » Wed Sep 26, 2018 12:47 am


I wanted to know if there is a simple way to export database result to a google sheet (to do it directly without export to excel first) ?
If yes, how can we do that ? Use a custom block with google API ?


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Re: Interfacing to google sheet

Post by davek » Thu Sep 27, 2018 10:33 am


This is quite feasible. Google sheets has an API that ExtendSim should be able to communicate to. I would be a little concerned about performance if you have a large amount of data that you are exporting. We here at Kromite have experience in programming ExtendSim and web-based applications. This is very similar to work that we have done as part of other projects where created a live connection between ExtendSim and a remote PostgreSQL database. We added significant enhancements to ExtenSim's built-in capability to communicate with an SQL database. We would be happy to do the same to provide you this capability. Please contact us for further discussion.

Dave Krahl
Kromite LLC

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