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VB6 read .xlsx file using ADO

Last Modified: 2012-11-08
I have an Excel file that I download and cannot control its format (it is saving as xls, but I have confirmed its really an xlsx and renamed it) I need to open it and query some records. My ADO open that works on an xls file does not work here. How can I read this file programmatically in vb6 and perform a query to get only the records I need?
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