The add-in provides a COM API that can be used from programming languages that support interacting with Excel and accessing COM objects programmatically, such as VBA or .NET languages. Specifically, the API enables you to create, import and export XBRL reports, read and write form data.
•.NET Framework 4.5 or later;
•Visual Studio Tools for Office runtime, Version 4.0 or later.
If you intend to distribute the API to other clients, note the following:
1.Excel and Altova® European Banking Authority (EBA) XBRL add-in for Excel must be installed on each client machine.
2.Each API client that uses your custom code or application must hold a valid Altova® European Banking Authority (EBA) XBRL add-in for Excel license.