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Thread: Excel file viewer . . .
09-26-2007, 07:39 PM #1Excel file viewer . . .
Is there any aplication that i can use for viewing excel and word files on iphone ? transfered from my computer (windows) to the iphone ?
09-26-2007, 08:36 PM #2
There is an online option called EditGrid that allows viewing / editing of spreadsheets, though don't knwo about Excel dosc sin particular:
For Word docs, you could try Glide - allows you to view and edit them and basically stream docs of various types:
09-26-2007, 10:21 PM #3
You can already view excel files in the iphone
10-19-2007, 01:11 PM #4
you can view excel file on the iphone. but like the other guy mentioned an editor app will be great. I had some mobile excel doc from my old WM pda
11-20-2007, 08:23 PM #5
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11-21-2007, 10:03 AM #7
11-21-2007, 11:56 AM #8You can use a webserver to view files
If you've got installer.app on your iphone you can view excel files by installing lighttpd.
Once installed, just edit the /usr/local/etc/lighttpd.conf file on the iphone
add this to the beginning of the file:
dir-listing.activate = "enable"
remove the # from the line with this in it:
server.bind = "127.0.0.1"
now all you need to do is sftp files over to the Sites folder in the iphone and you can view them by navigating to http://127.0.0.1 on the iphone to list the files and click on the one you want to view.
this works for all the files safari can show, including excel and pdf's.