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After performing some calculations with excel sheets I end with a tridimensional matrix a to be export to a .xlsx format and a vector q that contains the name of all the sheets (so $Length[q] = Length[a]$). In the documentation the usual way to export this named excel data is to do something like

Export["file name.xlsx", q[[1]] -> a[[1]], ..., q[[n]] -> a[[n]]] ]

But since the $Length[a]]$ is variable I do not know an automatic way to do that. I tried something like

q -> a

But Mathematica can't process in this way.

How can I do that?

Thanks

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  • $\begingroup$ You say the usual way to export this named and then the command says Import? Is this a typo? $\endgroup$
    – Nasser
    Jan 27, 2014 at 22:38
  • $\begingroup$ Yes, thanks, @Nasser. $\endgroup$
    – Zhozer
    Jan 28, 2014 at 1:18

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a = {{{1}}, {{2}}};
q = {"one", "two"};
Export["c:\\test.xlsx", Rule @@@ Transpose@{q, a}]

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  • $\begingroup$ Fantastic, thanks, @belisarius. I was trying something more complicate. I need to use more the rule method. ^^ $\endgroup$
    – Zhozer
    Jan 28, 2014 at 22:34

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