Python videos | Python Part 17a- Excel using openpyxl

Posted by Andy Brown on 08 November 2021


After a discussion of the various ways of working with Excel from within Python, learn how to create Excel workbooks and worksheets, reference cells and loop over worksheets and cells using the openpyxl module.

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This video has the following accompanying files:

File name Type Description
Working with cells.py Python code Getting started
Working with workbooks.py Python code Using workbooks
Working with sheets.py Python code Using worksheets
List of films.xlsx Excel workbook A list of films
Looping over sheets.py Python code Looping over sheets
Films by genre.xlsx Excel workbook One worksheet for each genre
Loop over cells.py Python code Looping over cells and offsetting

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