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Looking for the correct connection string format to use
to connect to an excel spreadsheet.

Current code is below:
String sConnectionString = " Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source=C:\\Users\\andrew.c\\Documents\\Leave.xlsx;Extended Properties="Excel 12.0 Xml;HDR=YES"; 


Andrew C
Posted 4-Dec-11 11:36am
Updated 8-Apr-16 2:19am
Eduard Lu 4-Dec-11 20:42pm
EDIT: added "pre" tag
rchacko 18-Nov-13 4:05am
When I try to read an excel 2010 file, got an error:
Could not find installable ISAM

Any idea?

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Solution 1

Here are lists of Connection strings for Excel[^]

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