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Is there any way that i can show the content of a mysql DB into a excel file using php?

Feb 24th, 2008 00:09
dman, PHP Man, Matthew Gregory, Cesar Martinez, http://www.ttnr.org


There may be other ways of accomplishing this task, but the easiest by 
far is to simply dump the database contents into formally structured 
HTML tables.
Use the html_header() function to send the page mime type 
as "application/vnd.ms-excel".  This will tell the end-user's browser 
(Netscape or IE) that the incomming page should be treated as a 
Microsoft Excel doccument.  The browser will then pipe the page to the 
application and Excel will handle the rest.
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