Posted 10 September 2017, 10:56 am EST
I wonder if somebody could help us. We are evaluating the Silverlight spreadsheet component. We intended to use it as a
part of our online excel files editing application.
found user experience with the control very pleasing and close to original MS
Excel experience, there is an issue with saving files back to disk after editing,
is with Excel2003 files. I attach the Files.zip archive with one of the files
we used to test. The file is named " original.xls ". We open this
file in the Silverlight control with xlsGrid.OpenExcel(stream); method and
it is displayed fine. Users can edit the cells, switch sheets, all looks very
But when I save
modified document with xlsGrid.SaveExcel(stream, ExcelFileFormat.XLS); method,
saving takes too long (15 to 20 minutes!!!!). When
saving is done, we see that the file is corrupted (cell colors are different).
Please refer to the corrupted.xls file inside the archive.