Imports a range of cells from a specified spreadsheet.
spreadsheet_url- The URL of the spreadsheet from where data will be imported.
- The value for
spreadsheet_urlmust either be enclosed in quotation marks or be a reference to a cell containing the URL of a spreadsheet.
- The value for
range_string- A string, of the format
"A2:B6") specifying the range to import.
range_stringis optional; by default
IMPORTRANGEwill import from the given range of the first sheet.
The value for
range_stringmust either be enclosed in quotation marks or be a reference to a cell containing the appropriate text.
Spreadsheets must be explicitly granted permission to pull data from other spreadsheets using
IMPORTRANGE. The first time the destination sheet pulls data from a new source sheet, the user will be prompted to grant permission. Once access is granted, any editor on the destination spreadsheet can use
IMPORTRANGEto pull from any part of the source spreadsheet. The access remains in effect until the user who granted access is removed from the source.
If the data you are trying to import is too large, you may get an error.
IMPORTXML: Imports data from any of various structured data types including XML, HTML, CSV, TSV, and RSS and ATOM XML feeds.
IMPORTHTML: Imports data from a table or list within an HTML page.
IMPORTFEED: Imports a RSS or ATOM feed.
IMPORTDATA: Imports data at a given url in .csv (comma-separated value) or .tsv (tab-separated value) format.
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