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Subject: Re: Hello,  I'd like to execute *.xls made by VBA in Matlab. Is it possible?
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 09:46:45 -0400
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"mg" <anrdnghl@hamail.net> wrote in message 
news:k6o42k$sa4$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com...
> Hello,
>
> I'd like to execute *.xls made by VBA in Matlab. Is it possible?

The .xls extension usually denotes a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, not an 
executable.

If by "execute" you mean "read in" then yes, you should be able to do this 
with XLSREAD. If that's not what you meant, you should describe in more 
detail what exactly you want to do with this XLS file.

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Steve Lord
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