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Skip First Row

Posted on 2007-04-04
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Hi: Can any one please tell me how to i skip first record in the do while loop as the first row in the excel sheet is the headings

Thanks.

Private Sub readExcelFile()
Dim objConn As ADODB.Connection
Dim objRec As ADODB.Recordset
Dim strFileName As String
Dim strSheet As String
Dim arrData As Variant
strFileName = "C:\REMITandNSF\remit.xls" 'name of the Excel file
strSheet = "Sheet1"   'name of worksheet within the Excel file
Set objConn = New ADODB.Connection
objConn.Open "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=" & strFileName & ";Extended Properties=""Excel 8.0;"""
Set objRec = New ADODB.Recordset
strtest = "SELECT * FROM [" & strSheet & "$]"
Debug.Print strtest
objRec.Open "SELECT * FROM [" & strSheet & "$]", objConn, adOpenKeyset, adLockReadOnly
Do While Not objRec.EOF
    MsgBox objRec.Fields(0).Value
    MsgBox objRec.Fields(1).Value
    objRec.MoveNext
Loop
objConn.Close
Set objRec = Nothing
Set objConn = Nothing
End Sub
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objRec.MoveFirst
objRec.MoveNext 'skips the first line
Do While Not objRec.EOF
    MsgBox objRec.Fields(0).Value
    MsgBox objRec.Fields(1).Value
    objRec.MoveNext
Loop
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