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How to use POI API

 
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Hi,
I had downloaded the POI API from jakarta for manipulating Excel files. I am using WSAD and I am left clueless as to how to use the API. I have the zip file of the package. Please help me use the API!!!

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There's an HSSF Quick Guide page in the zip file which shows all the major classes in action. You'll also find it online.
 
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What I want to know is how to use the API in WSAD. Including the zip file in the java build path also does not help.
 
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The zip file is not a Java archive. It's got a bunch of things in it, licenses, documentation, and the POI JAR files. You need to extract the POI JAR files and put those in your classpath.
 
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