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externalLink (External Reference)

This element is a container for specific types of external links.

Parent Elements

Root element of SpreadsheetML External Workbook References part


Child Elements


ddeLink (DDE Connection)


externalBook (External Workbook)


extLst (Future Feature Data Storage Area)


oleLink (OLE Link)


The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_ExternalLink">


   <element name="externalBook" type="CT_ExternalBook" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>

   <element name="ddeLink" type="CT_DdeLink" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>

   <element name="oleLink" type="CT_OleLink" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>

   <element name="extLst" minOccurs="0" type="CT_ExtensionList"/>