Click here to Skip to main content
15,568,965 members
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
1.00/5 (1 vote)
See more:
Scope of my Issue:
I have been assigned the task to come up with a process for merging multiple Excel 2007 Workbooks into one singular sheet in one workbook. There are a few thousand separate files which need to be merged, and I really do not want to manually sort through them all.

My Question:
Is there a utility available to perform this task while maintaining the entries' Column location and populating the workbook by Row with the various files? Pointers on creating a utility that could do this would also be appreciated.

Thanks in Advance,
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 4-Oct-13 15:03pm    
If this is problem of finding some utility, this is not a software development or computer science question, off-topic. If you needed to develop such utility, it would not be off-topic, but then you need to ask a question on your problems.
Member 10228054 5-Oct-13 5:12am    
Ah, my mistake. I had found a utility on this forum previously for another issue and thought that one of the functions of the forum was developing and sharing utilities. I suppose I was half-right. Thanks for the clarification!
Richard MacCutchan 5-Oct-13 3:42am    
If there is such a utility then you would need to use Google to find it. However, I suspect it is more likely that you would have to write it yourself. Also, I would not think it very sensible to merge thousands of worksheets into one single one.
Member 10228054 5-Oct-13 5:14am    
In the case of our worksheets, the data is all essentially the same in all of them. A singular file would apparently be easier to access, according to the Powers that Be. Maybe the solution would be to create a searching utility that accesses the files individually to locate a particular data entry. I'll bring that up with the IT department. Thanks for the comment!
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 5-Oct-13 22:08pm    

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

CodeProject, 20 Bay Street, 11th Floor Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N8 +1 (416) 849-8900