EPPlus 5/6

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Caratteristiche e panoramica tecnica


EPPlus è una libreria .NET Framework/.NET Core per la gestione di fogli di calcolo Office Open XML, distribuita tramite Nuget. La versione 5 supporta .NET Framework dalla versione 3.5 e .NET Core dalla versione 2.0. EPPlus non ha dipendenze da nessun'altra libreria come Microsoft Excel.

La libreria è stata progettata tenendo presente lo sviluppatore. Il nostro obiettivo è sempre stato che uno sviluppatore con conoscenza di Excel o di qualsiasi altra libreria di fogli di calcolo dovrebbe facilmente ottenere fino a velocizzare l'API. O - come qualcuno ha detto - intelliri la tua strada verso la vittoria!

Novità in EPPlus 5/6

Esportare html/css da intervalli di fogli di lavoro e tabelle Nuovo!
Esportare dati json da intervalli di fogli di lavoro e tabelle Nuovo!
Supporta più tipi di immagini rispetto a prima, svg, ico e webp Nuovo!
Rimossa la dipendenza da System.Drawing.Common/GDI - funziona perfettamente in ambienti non-Windows Nuovo!
Supporta tutti i tipi di grafico di Excel 2019 con il nuovo stile moderno
Inserisci / Elimina intervalli in fogli di lavoro e righe / colmi nelle tabelle
Supporto esteso per le tabelle pivot- Filtri, colonne calcolate e supporto per le cache condivise
Filtri dei dati di tabelle e tabelle pivot
Stili personalizzati di tabella, tabella pivot e filtro dei dati
Stile della tabella pivot tramite aree pivot
Miglioramenti del motore di calcolo delle formule e 181 nuove funzioni supportate
Commenti in thread con supporto per le menzioni
Supporto per l' dynamic/ExpandoObject di dati nei fogli di lavoro e un nuovo set di attributi che estende le funzionalità del LoadFromCollection appropriato.
Supporto per l'esportazione di dati da fogli di lavoro a file e DataTable
Metodi asincroni per le operazioni di I/OAsync methods for I/O operations
Temi, Filtri, Ignorare gli errori
Supporto per i controlli modulo e il raggruppamento dei disegni
Collegamenti esterni
Ordinamento avanzato : ordinamento dello stato, ordinamento e ordinamento automatico da sinistra a destra e personalizzati nelle tabelle pivot
Nuova funzionalità di Fill e metodo di Copy migliorato su Ranges.
Split worksheet into panes
Accesso più semplice a righe e colonne - Worksheet.Rows, Worksheet.Columns, Range.EntireRow e Range.EntireColumn
Nuove funzionalità minori e problemi risolti

Funzionalità supportate

General features

  • Create, read and modify Office Open XML workbooks (xslx and xlsm)
  • Supports both .NET Framework and .NET Core. No difference in feature set between the frameworks.
  • Provides an easy to use, strongly typed, programming interface, which is closely related to the well-known Excel VBA API.
  • Managed code only, no dependencies to Microsoft Excel
  • Battle-hardened codebase after many years as the worlds most downloaded .NET library for managing spreadsheets. Quality ensured by thousands of unit-tests.
  • The source code for EPPlus is openly available on Github , distributed under the Polyform Noncommercial license

Performance (large workbook)

EPPlus 5.3.2 creates the following workbook and writes it to disk in approximately 47 seconds (i7 CPU 1.8 Ghz, 16 GB RAM, SSD, Win10, .NET Core 3.1). It loads the same workbook from disk into an ExcelPackage instance in approximately 32 seconds.

  • 200 columns
  • 100,000 rows
  • 50% of the data written to the cells are integers, 50% are strings with a length of 36 characters
  • Workbook size: 65 Mb

Feature list

  • Workbook
    • Document/Printer settings
  • Worksheets
    • Supports 1,048,576 rows and 16,384 columns
    • Add, remove, re-order, rename, hide/unhide worksheets in a workbook
    • Copy worksheets within a workbook or to another workbook with maintained styling and shifting of addresses/references.
    • Print areas
    • Header/Footer
    • Page breaks
    • Split/Freeze/unfreeze panes
    • Merge cells
    • Autofit columns
    • Altering worksheet properties such as gridlines, tab colors, etc.
  • Cell Ranges
    • Create, modify, delete, hide/unhide cells or entire ranges
    • Access to Row and Column properties via the EntireRow and EntireColumn properties
    • Sort ranges
      • Multiple sort params
      • Sort Top to Bottom (by column)
      • Sort Left to Right (by row)
      • Ascending, Descending or User defined (Custom List) sortorder.
      • Updates Sort State in the Office Open XML.
    • Insert/delete ranges - depending addresses will be shifted.
    • Copy ranges to a new address with maintained styling and addresses/reference shifting within a workbook or to another workbook. Exclude different cell properties in the copy operation.
    • Copy styles only.
    • Fill ranges
      • FillNumber
      • FillDateTime
      • FillList
    • Named ranges
    • The cell store supports IEnumerable, so Cells/Ranges can be queried with Linq
  • Cell Styling
    • Number
    • Alignment
    • Font
    • Fill
    • Border
    • Protection
    • Wrap text, text rotations and more
    • Named Styles
  • Formula calculation
    • Built-in calculation engine with no dependency to Excel or any other library
    • Calculate entire workbook, a worksheet or a single range
    • Supports 337 of the most common functions
    • Calculates External links
    • Support for named ranges and the R1C1 format.
    • Add custom functions in runtime
  • Import/export data to and from worksheets
    • Import data into a formatted table from enumerables of objects, arrays, DataSets, DataReaders, text-files, etc., with just one line of code.
    • Export data to csv files, strings, json, html/css, data tables or streams with many configuration parameters
  • Supports load and save from/to both files and streams
    • Can create workbooks in a web application and write to the response stream without file access.
    • Get workbook as byte-array
    • Supports async/await
  • Templates
  • Auto filters/Table Filters
    • Create, read, modify, apply and delete filters of the types below:
      • Value filters
      • Date/Time filters
      • Custom filters
      • Top 10 filters
      • Dynamic filters
  • Data validation
    • Create, read, modify, delete Data validations
    • Types of validations supported: Integer (whole in Excel), Decimal, List, Date, Time, Any and Custom.
    • Strongly typed interface for each validation type
  • Conditional Formatting
    • Create, read, modify Conditional formatting
    • 45 types of conditional formatting supported
    • Strongly typed interface for each conditional formatting type
  • Tables
    • 60 predefined styles
    • Create and modify custom table styles from scratch or using a built-in style as template.
    • Sort table with updated sort state
    • Support for adding and deleting rows/columns (with shifting)
    • Total row with predefined functions (supported by the built-in Formula calculation)
    • Adding, modifying and applying filters
    • Adding, modifying or removing table slicers
    • Export table to a System.Data.DataTable
    • Export table to a JSON
    • Export table to html/css
  • Pivot Tables
    • 84 predefined styles
    • Create and modify custom pivot table styles from scratch or using a built-in style as template.
    • Style your pivot table using pivot areas
    • Add, modify or remove row, column, page and data fields.
    • Support for 12 different data field functions.
    • Support for numeric and date grouping
    • Adding calculated fields
    • Support for adding, modifying filters.
    • Adding, modifying or removing pivot table slicers
  • Slicers
    • Adding, modifying or removing table- and pivot table- slicers
    • 14 predefined styles
    • Create and modify custom slicer styles from scratch or using a built-in style as template.
  • Hyperlinks
  • Comments
    • Create, read, modify and delete comments (in later Excel versions renamed to Notes)
    • Rich-text supported
    • Threaded comments with support for mentions, resolve/re-open threads
  • Shapes
    • 187 different types of shapes supported
    • Position, size, border, text, styling, color/gradient/effect/shadow, etc
  • Pictures
    • Supports adding images from file, stream or a System.Drawing.Image object
    • Formats: jpg, gif, png, tiff, bmp, emf (Windows only), wmf (Windows only)
  • Form Controls
    • Supports adding, modifying and removing nine different types of form controls
    • Support to connect controls to VBA macros, link to cells and more.
  • Charts
  • Sparklines
    • Create, read, modify and delete Sparklines
    • Line
    • Column
    • Win/loss
  • Themes
    • Load themes from thmx-files
    • Modify current theme
  • External Links
    • Updating the external workbook cache (xlsx, xlsm and xlst).
    • Adding references to external workbooks.
    • Breaking links to external workbooks.
    • Retaining OLE and DDE links (available read only).
    • Formula calculation via the external workbook cache or via loading and calculating the external package directly.
  • Protection
    • Protect workbooks with password
    • Open protected workbooks with password
    • Protect workbook, worksheets or ranges
    • Set workbooks to read-only with a password
  • Encryption
    • Encrypt/decrypt workbooks
    • Supports both Standard (Older office versions) and Agile encryption (Office 2010 and later)
  • VBA
    • Create, read, delete, modify VBA code/modules
    • Sign VBA code with certificates
    • Password protect VBA projects
  • Supported formats
    • Reads and writes xlsx, xlsm. Please note that EPPlus does not support the xlsx Strict format.
    • Reads xltx, crtx, thmx
    • Reads and writes txt, csv via the LoadFromText and SaveToText methods