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OpenRowSet procedure: is not a valid identifier! Need someone to check code.

Posted on 2013-12-02
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Hi,
I have problem to insert Openrowset method into procedure as getting an error "Is not invalid identifier".
Openrowset works if it is execute with normal query.

USE [TestDB]
GO

SET ANSI_NULLS ON
GO
SET QUOTED_IDENTIFIER ON
GO
ALTER PROCEDURE [dbo].[procTEST]

AS
DECLARE @TEST VARCHAR(MAX)
SET @TEST = 
'
Select COUNT(*) FROM OPENROWSET(''Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0'', ''Excel 12.0;Database=C:\Users\test\Desktop\test.xlsx;HDR=YES;IMEX=1'', ''SELECT * FROM [Sheet1$]'') as a
'
EXEC @test

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Thanks in advance for help!
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Question by:dejandejanovic
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jasonduan earned 500 total points
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Change line #16 to:

EXEC (@test)

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by:dejandejanovic
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Crap, only brackets. It seems I was to tired yesterday :-). Thanks.
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