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Converting Excel into SQL

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Last Modified: 2010-03-19
Hey Everyone,

I have a hardware list in excel that needs to be converted over into sql.  Someone else made the excel sheet and it is very detailed.  I was wondering if there is a tool out there to convert this to the sql database.  I know I have done it before from Access to sql, but I do not see anything on excel to sql.

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the last one from ozgrid looks ok, but I would really like to find an open source or free one like the one microsoft put out for access.

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you can do it through asp or php

1. Upload excel file to the server
2. Set up connection to spreadsheet
3. Import excel data to a temp table
4. process data into proper tables

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if you have access you could link to the spreadsheet, then export it from access to MSSQL.
I hope this helps.
-David251

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David,

That sounds like it would work, how do I go about linking it?

Thanks
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Glad I could help:-)
Thanks for the points/grade.
-David251

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