XLL Plus for Visual Studio 2005 and Visual Studio 2008
Create Excel add-ins using C/C++.
XLL+ is a toolkit to aid C/C++ programmers in the construction of Excel add-in libraries. XLL+ contains tools and C++ class libraries that make it very easy and safe to produce high-performance Excel add-ins. The XLL+ class library wraps the Microsoft Excel SDK with simple, intuitive C++ classes, and the Wizards create all the code for you. The user needs very little knowledge of Excel or the SDK. Add-ins produced with XLL+ contain no Visual Basic code; they are authored entirely in C and C++.
XLL+ is a toolkit to aid C/C++ programmers in the construction of Excel add-in libraries. If you write add-ins for Excel in C++, then you should be using XLL+. The toolkit helps you with all aspects of creating and maintaining an Excel add-in.
Why use it?
Many programmers who write add-in functions for Excel prefer to do so completely in C or C++ rather than in Visual Basic, for any number of good reasons, including speed, stability and skills. The Microsoft Excel SDK is the only...