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Import and Export data to Google Docs spreadsheet from MSSQL

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Hi
I'd like to create a Google docs script which would import data from a Microsoft SQL database.
I'd also like to create a Google docs script which would write from my Google docs spreadsheet back to MSSQL.
Has anyone done this or seen example code?
Thank you.
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Are you looking for something like this?
https://developers.google.com/drive/examples/dotnet#requests_to_the_files_service

If you just want the integration without coding it yourself, you can look into paid products, such as https://zapier.com/app/pricing that also offers a free version.  I have not used it myself, but suspect they have just written the code using above API.

Per the Google forums, you also can use the Secure Data Connector with premium/education editions of Google Docs - https://developers.google.com/secure-data-connector/.  The site says it is a deprecated tool but is available through April 2015; however, it does not list the replacement.  I suspect code integration using Java/JDBC or other languages on the Google Drive API link above can handle it moving forward, though.
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Thank you for the suggestions.

As you pointed pointed out, the Secure Data Connector is deprecated.  

I had looked at Zapier, bt want something I can control more granularly,

The Google example looks intriguing, but appears to be m ore directed to reading and writing from data that already exists on Google drive.

I think I will need to use JDBC as outlined on this link.  https://developers.google.com/apps-script/guides/jdbc

Thank you for the excellent suggestion
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