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Topic Title: Is it possible to Update an Excel File Data via SQL Queries?
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Created On: 02/27/2017 08:58 AM
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JustinChugg
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I am using an excel file for my SQL database (.xls). I can read the data, but I find it difficult to update the SQL file.

Has anyone had any luck with this?



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 03/01/2017 09:12 AM
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Alex Escalante
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Hello Justin,

You will need to create a dataset with the data then write it to the excel file using the "dataset to cell" action:

http://www.networkautomation.c..._Dataset_to_Cells.htm

you can create a dataset by querying the database and creating a dataset from the query:

http://www.networkautomation.c..._Execute_SQL_Query.htm


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