XLL+ Class Library

XLL Plus Toolkit

Welcome to XLL+

XLL+ is a toolkit for writing Excel add-ins in C++.

The XLL+ toolkit contains three main components:

XLL+ AppWizard
The XLL+ AppWizard creates a new Developer Studio project, containing all the code required to build and register an Excel add-in XLL library.
XLL+ Function Wizard
The XLL+ Function Wizard is an add-in for Microsoft Developer Studio which lets you create and edit add-in functions. It generates all the code required for registering the function with Excel and for input & output of Excel data structures.
XLL+ Runtime Libraries
The XLL+ Runtime Libraries contain C++ object classes which give you easy & safe access to Excel features from within your add-in functions.

There are also many examples of code, including complete applications and walkthroughs, to help you on your way. Finally, there are tools to help you leverage your code, such as a Help Generator and a COM Wrapper Generator.

Getting Started

Quick Start
To use XLL+ right away, use the Quick Start, a one-page guide to building an XLL add-in.
XLL+ User Guide
The XLL+ User Guide is a complete introduction to XLL+. It contains comprehensive instructions for using all XLL+ features.
How Do I...
Look at How Do I... for links to the essential XLL+ features.
To learn how to use particular features, look at the Walkthroughs.
Sample Projects
Inspect the sample projects, to find any features that you need for your own application.
What's New?
If you want to know what's new in this release, look at What's New?
A Mathematician's Introduction to XLL Add-ins
This introduction to XLLs and XLL+ is aimed particularly at mathematicians and quantitative analysts.

Version 5.0.1
Released 7 March 2006
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