IXlExporter.CreateDocument(Stream) Method

Creates a new document and writes it to the specified stream.

Namespace: DevExpress.Export.Xl

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v21.2.Core.dll


IXlDocument CreateDocument(
    Stream stream


Name Type Description
stream Stream

The System.IO.Stream object to output the document to.


Type Description

An IXlDocument object that is the newly created workbook.


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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