Solved

microsoft excel query sccm database

Posted on 2012-12-28
1
2,393 Views
Last Modified: 2013-03-07
Background:
I needed to create an Excel spreadsheet that will show reporting data (specifically Add and Remove Programs). I edited the SCCM report “93” to exclude things like Windows and Office patches. After I ran the report I copied and paste the link next to the computer name within excel. So basically if the user who’s viewing the spreadsheet has read access to the SCCM database they can open the link and see the data. The link opens up the report in IE.

 What I need:
I want to somehow create a query in excel that will connect to the SCCM database and run my query then import the data into a column in Excel
0
Comment
Question by:AnthonySmithMCP
1 Comment
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
wasiftoor earned 500 total points
ID: 38732163
You can Query directly from the SQLServer instance hosting the SCCM database in Excel by Going to Data > From Other Sources > From SQL Server.

Hope this helps.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article descibes how to create a connection between Excel and SAP and how to move data from Excel to SAP or the other way around.
Some code to ensure data integrity when using macros within Excel. Also included code that helps secure your data within an Excel workbook.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to create pivot charts out of a data set. I also added a drop-down menu which allows to choose from different categories in the data set and the chart will automatically update.
Many functions in Excel can make decisions. The most simple of these is the IF function: it returns a value depending on whether a condition you describe is true or false. Once you get the hang of using the IF function, you will find it easier to us…

827 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question