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Converting Excel file to Oracle using SQLLDR

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How can I import excel file to Oracle using Sql Loader in Oracle 9i for Windows Operating System.
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samisyed,

First save your Excel worksheet as text, then use SqlLoader to load the contents of the text file into Oracle.

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First, like patrickab said, you have to save your excel file as a Comma Seperated Values (csv) file.
Next, you can load it to Oracle using SQL*Loader.

This is a nice article to get you started with SQL*Loader:
http://expertanswercenter.techtarget.com/eac/knowledgebaseAnswer/0,295199,sid63_gci977861,00.html

Please let me know if you have additional questions.
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As a follow-up:

To convert an Excel file to a CSV file, just go to File/Save As and select the filetype as CSV - that's all that's needed. After that SqlLoader will accept the data as a string of data from the CSV file.
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Any updates on your problem?
Is it working now?
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