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Is there a way in Arisscript to set the column width in Excel to automatically fit the widest data?

Thanks!

Rick Beddoe

Cargill Aris Technical Analyst

Minneapolis, MN, USA

by Torsten Haase
Posted on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 15:40

It is not possible at this time. Please ask for this as a new requirement. It should be easy to realize.

BR,

Torsten

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by Rick Beddoe Author
Posted on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 20:50

Thanks Torsten,

I simply wrote a function to do this (UPDATED):

        
        function _autoFitColumns(_workSheet, _columnCount) {
            var oRowCount = _workSheet.getAbsoluteFilledRowCount();
            var oRowWidth = 0;
            for (i=0;i<_columnCount;i++)
            {
                
                 var oColWidth = 0;
                 for (j=0;j<oRowCount;j++)
                 {
                     var oCell = _workSheet.getCell(j, i).getCellValue();
                     var oCharCount = oCell.length();
                     if (oCharCount > oColWidth)
                     {
                         oColWidth  = oCharCount;
                     }
                 }
                 oColWidth = (oColWidth + 3) * 256;
                _workSheet.setColumnWidth(i,oColWidth);     
            }
       
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