controling a .xls from another .xls

does anyone know if it is possible to control one excell file from
another. i.e lets say there are two files:




in "a.xls" cell A1 we input the number "100", is it possible for this
number to automatically be populated in to cell A1 of "b.xls"??? if so

thanks guys

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In cell A1 of b.xls, put this formula


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"on-a-mission" wrote:

> does anyone know if it is possible to control one excell file from
> another. i.e lets say there are two files:
> a.xls
> &
> b.xls
> in "a.xls" cell A1 we input the number "100", is it possible for this
> number to automatically be populated in to cell A1 of "b.xls"??? if so
> how???
> thanks guys
> -- 
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2/16/2006 4:49:24 PM
brilliant, thanks, works a treat....:)

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