Another important restriction is that the value has to be a text value. Make sure the object exists and that you spell its name and the path name correctly. For example, the column names in the above region would be named Name and PhoneNumber. Forum Software Powered by Vanilla. Make sure the column names are referenced correctly within the query since SmartConnect removes the spaces when displaying the data.

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While SmartConnect uses ODBC for connecting to many different data sources the drivers required for those connections are going to be specific to the environment and may even differ per user machine and server. If the user trying to execute the integration does not have access to the file or the file path, there will be a list of errors pointing to the path being invalid. Sign up using Email and Password. You have two choices: When I run this test, here is the error I get: You can use this file on a machine that is running SmartConnect successfully to compare it with a list from a non-working client machine.

To set up your Excel Spreadsheet, enter your data in rows and columns.


Typical messages will state the driver has not been installed. Post as a guest Name. In this Discussion March JBuijs.

The file BuildAction is set to Content and Deploy is microslft to copy if newer. To prevent spam users, micorsoft can only post on this forum after registration, which is by invitation. It looks like you’re new here. This window will appear, and the ODBC Table Name, as entered in thewill be the same as the one defined in this window. It is already opened exclusively by another user, or you need permission to view its data.

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Microsoft ODBC Excel Driver

Move the file to the correct location. If this also does not work, try to create a ‘named range’ and use that as some kind of table name.

Even though we can select from a pre-defined list, it does not mean the ODBC Driver that is used 42a02 making the connection microwoft installed on a machine that needs to run the integration.

When using the column in a query, the actual name should be used from the Excel column header.

Make sure you have the correct rights to run PowerShell scripts before attempting to run these commands or get the network administrator to execute them. Copy if newer Then it should work!


Connection Error to Excel File – ProM forum

Another important restriction is that the value has to be a text value. Review this article for an example of connecting to MySQL.

The ODBC driver needs to know what area it needs to search. Make sure that the path name is spelled correctly and that you are connected to the server on which eexcel file resides. This is an error in the Query being used.

To verify the drivers that are installed, we can use Microsoft PowerShell to get the list of drivers and their versions. Content Copy to Output Directory: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

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Sign In or Register to comment. Note that any data outside of the region will not be searchable. If using a query obdc is more advanced, the will return the following error when testing the ODCB Connection: If the file does not exist the folder specified, the error will point to the missing file name.