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How do I import Excel Database to MS SQL 2005?

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How do I import Excel Database to MS SQL 2005?

I have two columns A,B in Excel and in MS SQL 2005, I have 2 columns named (DealerMPA,DealerName)
How do I import A,B values to MS SQL 2005?

I used below query and getting an error message
"SQL Server blocked access to STATEMENT 'OpenRowset/OpenDatasource' of component 'Ad Hoc Distributed Queries' because this component is turned off as part of the security configuration for this server. "

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create proc ExportToExcel
as
begin
    insert into OPENDATASOURCE
    (       'Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0'
    ,       'Data Source="D:\list.xls";Extended Properties=Excel 8.0')...[A,B]
    select [DealerMPA], [DealerName]
from Dealer
end
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How do I correct it?
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Question by:erin027
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FYI: How to import data from Excel to SQL Server
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321686
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by:Anthony Perkins
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>>How do I correct it?<< Is enabling OPENDATASOURCE an option?
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by:erin027
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Yes, acperkins.
Can i enable OPENDATASOURCE and CLOSE it after I am done importing the data.
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by:Anthony Perkins
Anthony Perkins earned 125 total points
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You enable OPENDATASOURCE using the Surface Area Configuration tool.  See Surface Area Configuration for Features - Database Engine - Ad Hoc Remote Queries
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