How to create Excel file with PHP?

In this article, we are going to learn how to create Excel documents using PHP. Method In this method we will use a HTTP header.

You need to format the HTML and CSS using excel friendly CSS and add header information to your PHP script. Like this:


echo "<html>";
echo "<meta http-equiv=\"Content-Type\"content=\"text/html; charset=Windows-1252\">";
echo "<body>";
echo "<b>testdata1</b> \t <u>testdata2</u> \t \n ";
echo "</body>";
echo "</html>";

That's how you can create an EXCEL file using PHP.