After the entry was posted, a few users pointed out two features they wanted added to putexcel:
- Retain a cell’s format after writing numeric data to it.
- Allow putexcel to format a cell.
In Stata 13.1, we added the new option keepcellformat to putexcel. This option retains a cell’s format after writing numeric data to it. keepcellformat is useful for people who want to automate the updating of a report or paper. Read more…