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How to use an excel attachment across multiple pages

Daniel I'm New Here Jun 16, 2021

I have attached my excel document to my page and in the subpages i am trying to access the excel document to be able to use the excel macro on these pages but i keep seeing "No appropriate attachments" is there a way i can use the excel macro on all the subpages using the same excel document from the main page? 

 

I have tried using excerpt and then excerpt include but it still cant see the attachment for some reason same with pulling the file with CTRL + M. 

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Hi @Daniel ,

If you have the Table Filter and Charts for Confluence app installed for your instance (it's our addon), we can suggest using the following workaround with its macros:

  • store your Excel data in the CSV format
  • use the Table from CSV macro to turn your file (attachment) into a Confluence table
  • use the Table Excerpt/Table Excerpt Include macros to reuse your table as many times as you want on different pages and in different spaces
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What is the confluence version you are using? 

Using Excel as an attachment, and keeping it in excerpt include seems to work for me (Confluence cloud).

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