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I have Excel 2010.

Found this: Batch XLS to CSV Converter

But I actually need to export all excel worksheets as individual CSV files. Not sure if it works that way. Also if I were to use the above method, how do I actually use a VB script? (not familiar with programming)

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using Windows 7 – AKA Sep 20 '12 at 23:35
Just use COM from Python to spit them out. – Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams Sep 20 '12 at 23:44
To use Excel's VBA capabilities, press Alt + F11. Then go to 'Insert' -> 'Module'. Your code goes in the text window that opens. – Excellll Sep 21 '12 at 13:29

Here is a cleaned-up version of the script from the post to which you linked:

Option Explicit

Const xlXMLSpreadsheet = 46
Const xlCSV = 6

Dim xl, wb, ws

Dim args : Set args = WScript.Arguments

If args.Count <> 1 Then
  WScript.Echo "Syntax: cscript " & WScript.ScriptName & " filename"
End If

Set xl = CreateObject("Excel.Application")
Set wb = xl.Workbooks.Open(args(0))

xl.DisplayAlerts = False
For Each ws In wb.Worksheets
 wb.SaveAs CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject").GetBaseName(args(0)) _
   & "_" & Replace(ws.Name, " ", "_") & ".csv", xlCSV
xl.DisplayAlerts = True

wb.Close False

It should do what you want. You call it like this from a command prompt:

cscript SCRIPT.vbs INPUT.xls

It creates output files INPUT_SHEETNAME.csv.

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