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IXlExporter Interface

Represents an exporter used to create a spreadsheet document and export it to a stream.

Namespace: DevExpress.Export.Xl

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v23.1.Core.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Printing.Core, DevExpress.Win.Dashboard.Design


public interface IXlExporter

The following members return IXlExporter objects:


To create an object that exposes the IXlExporter interface, use the XlExport.CreateExporter method.

To generate a new spreadsheet document and write it to a stream, call the IXlExporter.CreateDocument method.


The example below demonstrates how to create a new document and write it to the specified file stream using the IXlExporter.CreateDocument method.

// Create an exporter instance. 
IXlExporter exporter = XlExport.CreateExporter(XlDocumentFormat.Xlsx);
// Create the FileStream object with the specified file path. 
using (FileStream stream = new FileStream("Document.xlsx", FileMode.Create, FileAccess.ReadWrite))

    // Create a new document and write it to the specified stream. 
    using (IXlDocument document = exporter.CreateDocument(stream))
        // Specify the document culture.
        document.Options.Culture = CultureInfo.CurrentCulture;
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