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execute Oracle function in Excel 2010 using ODBC

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Hi Experts,

I would like to execute an Oracle sql in Excel 2010 using ODBC.  Connection to the database works but I am not sure how to run the script.

Example script:
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SELECT 
'This is a test', Name
api.functioncall('&val1','&val2','&val3') value1,
api.functioncall2('&val1','&val2','&val3') value2,
(select somevalue from someview where field1 = '&val1' and field2 = '&val2' and field3 = '&val3') value3
FROM DUAL

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The results should then populate the worksheet.

Thanks in advance.
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Question by:taylort2
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You can use Data Connection Wizard...
Query Oracle database

or execute a query
Execute Oracle Query (DML) from Exc
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Follow this instructions and it'll work for sure:

http://blog.mclaughlinsoftware.com/2009/11/30/sql-query-in-excel-2007/

Let me know if you need more help...I've done it before and it works
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