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What is the Excel VB code to extract data from a password protected database?

Posted on 2009-05-11
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Hello,

I have written some VB ocde in Excel that will extract data from Access and dump it into a spreadsheet. The problem is that the database is password protected and so therefore when I use the code stated I get an error message stating that the password is invalid. Any help would be appreciated.

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f19l
Sub IMPORT_PL()
 

Dim DB As Database

Dim DATE_T As Date

Dim EMPLACEMENT, Sql As String

Dim Branch(20) As String

Dim TrnFmly(8) As String

Dim TICKER(200) As String

Dim CURR(200) As String

Dim DPL(200) As Double

Dim MPL(200) As Double

Dim I As Integer

Dim J As Integer

Dim K As Integer

Dim L As Integer

Dim RIEN As Variant

Dim prod_type As String

Sheets("MENU").Select

DATE_T = Cells(3, 7).Value
 

'IMPORT TRADING PORTFOLIOS PL
 

EMPLACEMENT = "O:\Treasury\Daily\Daily Profit and Loss\MARGIN ANALYSIS DATABASE.mdb"
 

       Sql = "SELECT QRY_UNION_DEALS.[Deal No]"

        Sql = Sql & " FROM QRY_UNION_DEALS "

        

        Set DB = OpenDatabase(EMPLACEMENT)

        Set RST = DB.OpenRecordset(Sql)

        

        Sheets("DATA").Select

        Range("B5:S5").Select

        ActiveCell.CopyFromRecordset RST
 

Sheets("MENU").Select
 

End Sub

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something like

Set db = DBEngine.OpenDatabase(".\EMPLACEMENT.mdb",       False, False, ";pwd=password")
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