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Export BOM & Preserve Formatting

Question asked by Swme Eng on Nov 13, 2017
Latest reply on Nov 29, 2017 by Swme Eng

Hello all, is there an easy way to export a BOM from an assembly and maintain the formatting of the text?


I'm basing my code on this example:


[API] Manipulation of BOM and Excel


When I call this line: bExcelResult = swTableAnno.SaveAsText(xlSaveName, vbTab) it throws an error in excel upon opening that says the extensions doesn't match the format, if I click yes to proceed,  I loose all of the formatting from the SW BOM.


I want to avoid re-formatting programatically if at all possible, and my ultimate goal is to save as a .xlsx file.