|Chapter 1 Introduction|
XLCalendar is a calendar generator for Microsoft Excel that outputs calendars in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet format. Using XLCalendar, you can easily make various kinds of perpetual calendars, and custom calendars in your own language, holidays and styles.
XLCalendar includes the following features:
Use Microsoft Excel to make calendars, and output calendars in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet format. It is easy to use, powerful and flexible.
Using XLCalendar, you can make various kinds of perpetual calendars. For example, monthly calendar on multiple worksheets, yearly calendar on one worksheet. The yearly calendar can be used with various month layouts, such as the 1x12 month layout, 2x6 month layout, 3x4 month layout and 4x3 month layout.
You can make calendars in your own language, formats, layouts and styles, add your own holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, and other special events, and add the month name, weekday name that you like.
XLCalendar supports numerous holidays, such as Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Labor Day. It supports various holidays for different countries, such as United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia. You can represent holidays using day (such as Feb 14) or weekday (such as the first Monday in Oct).
You can add week number in calendars. XLCalendar supports the USA week date system, ISO week date system and other week date system.
You can combine two years in one calendar. For example, you can create an educational school calendar starting with August and ending with June.
XLCalendar is a template-based calendar tool. All formatting is done directly in Microsoft Excel. You can take full advantage of Microsoft Excel including cell formatting, conditional formatting, formulas, drawing and pictures, page setup, headers and footers, preview and printing, VBA, and more.