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Manipulating an Excel file with Python


It's one of those things that sound easy but hardly are. There are a lot of libraries and solutions out there that enable you to manipulate Excel files via code. Some of them are expensive, other are open source.

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Connecting to a Microsoft SQL Server database on macOS using Python


There are always situations where I want to automate small tasks. I like using Python for these kind of things, you can quickly get something working without much hassle. I needed to perform some database changes in a Microsoft SQL Server database and wanted to connect to it using Python. On Windows this is usually pretty straight forward. But I use macOS as my main operating system and I had some hurdles along the way so here is a quick how to.

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