generating Excel 97+ files; importing Excel 95+ files; Excel files dumper; OLE2 files dumper; xls2txt, xls2csv, xls2html
pyExcelerator is a library for generating Excel 97/2000/XP/2003 and OpenOffice Calc compatible spreadsheets. pyExcelerator has full-blown support for UNICODE in Excel and Calc spreadsheets, allows using variety of formatting features, provides interface to printing options of Excel and OpenOffice Calc. pyExcelerator contains also Excel BIFF8 dumper and MS compound documents dumper. Main advantage is possibility of generating Excel spreadsheets without COM servers. The only requirement – Python 2.4b2 or higher. From version 0.5 pyExcelerator can import data from Excel spreadsheets.