This function enables to download xls files from the internet using the method get and protocol http. In the case the file has been successfully downloaded the function gives true, otherwise in gives false. To have this function activated in the XTRA you need to have the additive library dmmHttp in the directory where dmmXLS is placed.

The function has one parameter being url, whose type is string and it represents Url of the downloaded document.

To be able to download XLS files from a web server you need to allow the format XLS among MIME types.

Example - Director
global xls

Example - Authorware
CallObject(xls; "loadFromHttp"; "")