Item #4 of the above link states that it is not intended for "
... a program called from server-side web application such as ASP.NET ...
So what is the preferred method to access data stored in Excel for an ASP.NET application ?
I understand that you don't want to build an OLTP system usign Excel as a datastore ... but I have a situation where there is a spreadsheet which is updated by one department and I was thinking of buidling a simple webpage which would be used as search front-end for folks who do not have "edit" access to the Excel doc. Should be OK? Right?