Command line interface CSV to XLS Converter

Common parameters

/OVERWRITE=1Overwrite existing file.
/OVERWRITE=0Do not overwrite existing file. (Append to existing file).
/ASISCodepage as is.
/ANSIConvert to ANSI codepage.
/OEMConvert to OEM codepage.
/OPEN=1Open the output file after conversion.
/OPEN=0Do not open the output file after conversion.
/BATCHBatch mode. The program does not ask any questions (if possible).
/SILENTBatch mode. The program does not display any windows.
/WAITDo not close the program at the end. (Wait on the finish page).
/LOGCreate a log file in a common repository for application-specific data.
A typical path is C:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Data.
Create a text file with a current status (Conversion In Progress, Successful, Failed, Cancelled etc).
By default: %Program dir%\status.log

CSV/XLS specific parameters

Drive:\Path\FileName.csv Source CSV file
Drive:\Path\FileName.xls Target XLS file
Drive:\Path\ Target XLS folder
/RECORDS=0 Do not export records of the table.
/OVERWRITETABLE=1 Overwrite existing table/sheet. (default)
/OVERWRITETABLE=0 Do not overwrite existing table/sheet.
/SOURCE=OEM Encoding of the source file.
/TYPE=ANY Convert to Excel 97-2003 & 5.0/95 (*.xls)
/TYPE=2007 Convert to Excel 2007-2010 (*.xlsx)
Date format, autodetect or user-defined
Special values:
TAB means Tab (0x09) character.
PIPE means | character.
Delimiter between fields.
/ALLCHAR=1 All fields will be converted as a string.
/ALLCHAR=0 The program will try to detect types of converted values, such as Date, Logical, Numeric.
There are two parameters that help the program to know what symbols are acceptable in Bollean and Numeric fields.