[ubuntu-za] Open Office Spreadsheet Basic language

Michael Wood mwood at icts.uct.ac.za
Tue Feb 14 15:27:47 GMT 2006


On Mon, Feb 13, 2006 at 07:17:49PM +0200, Robbie Holm wrote:
> I need to use more sophisticated commands than are available
> using the Record Macro function in Open Office. For instance
> "For...Next" and "Count...Next Count" loops such as I used in
> Excell VBA.
> Does anyone know where can I learn more about the macro
> commands used in Open Office Calc Basic?
> Does it have a name?

I think the language was called StarBASIC, but I don't know if
they've renamed it since then.

This is an article about various macros etc. available for
OpenOffice.org.  It also includes links to information related
to writing your own macros.  I have never written an
OpenOffice.org macro, so I can't say how useful this information


Also, I am sure there are links from the OpenOffice.org website.
e.g. maybe these will help:


Michael Wood <mwood at icts.uct.ac.za>

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