Altova® EBA add-in for Excel, version 2021 Enterprise Edition

VBA Example

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The following code listing illustrates how to insert an XBRL report into an Excel file and populate the first cell, using VBA.


' VBA Example 1:
' Creates a new EBA COREP ALM report with form 'C 68.00.a' and sets the value of the first cell
Sub Example1()
  Dim addIn As COMAddIn
  Dim automationObject As Object
  Dim Workbook As Object
  Dim tableTree As Object
  Dim tableNode As Object
  ' Get the Automation API object
  Set addIn = Application.COMAddIns.Item("Altova.EBAAddIn")
  Set automationObject = addIn.Object
  ' Insert a new EBA 2.9.1 COREP ALM report
  Set Workbook = automationObject.InsertNewReport("")
  Set tableTree = automationObject.GetTableTree(Workbook)
  ' Find table tree node for form 'C 68.00.a'
  Set tableNode = tableTree.FindTableByRCCode("C 68.00.a")
  ' Include this table in the filing (this will also create the respective Excel worksheet)
   tableNode.IncludeInFiling = True
  ' Get the Data range of this form and set the value of the first cell to 42
   tableNode.Forms.Item(0).DataRange.Item(1).Value = "42"
End Sub

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