Update Cell

Updates a value within a row on Excel Online.


Field Definition Type Required

List of workbooks available in your account. Workbook is another word for your Excel files.

If you select a Workbook from the dropdown, ignore the Workbook ID field.

If you select -- Enter Workbook ID -- from the dropdown, then the list of workbooks from your account in the Workbook dropdown will be depopulated; enter an ID in the Workbook ID field.

Dropdown TRUE
Workbook ID

Option to specify a Excel Online workbook by ID.

Example of a workbook ID: 015PGUOTTY6ZMVGBRB65DLDRED7VJJEJTP

To get the ID for an Excel Online workbook, see Get a DriveItem resource.

String FALSE

List of worksheets available in the specified workbook. A worksheet is an individual spreadsheet within a workbook, displayed as a tab in an Excel file.

Dropdown TRUE


Field Definition Type Required
Cell Reference In format A1, for the first cell on the spreadsheet. String TRUE
Value New value. String TRUE
Formula Add an excel formula. For example, =SUM(A2:A10), = CONCAT(A1;B5),=MAX (number1, [number2], ...). String FALSE

Number format. Excel Online uses special inner format. It can be read via the Format output field on the Get Cell Value card.


  • Number: 0
  • Currency: $#,##0
  • Date: m/d/yyyy
  • Percentage: 0.00%
  • Fraction: # ?/?
  • Scientific: 0.00E+00
  • Text: @
  • Accounting: _($* #,##0.00_);_($* (#,##0.00);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)
String FALSE


Field Definition Type

Status Code

Result of your HTTP request. See HTTP status codes.


Related topics

Excel Online connector

About the elements of Okta Workflows

Excel Online API documentation