1. Alex Stapleton
  2. openpyxl




openpyxl is a Python library to read/write Excel 2010 xlsx/xlsm files.

It was born from lack of existing library to read/write natively from Python the new Office Open XML format.

All kudos to the PHPExcel team as openpyxl is based on PHPExcel http://www.phpexcel.net/

Mailing List

Official user list can be found on http://groups.google.com/group/openpyxl-users

Official documentation

The homepage is http://openpyxl.readthedocs.org You will find:

  • every installation methods
  • the official documentation
  • code examples
  • instructions for contributing