Exporting from SQL Server to Excel

Is it possible to export from SQL Server into a new Excel workbook and load the data into mult tabs.

From SQL Server
tbl1
tbl2
tbl3

Into Excel (1 workbook, multiple tabs)
tab1
tab2
tab3
upobDaPlayaAsked:
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jogosCommented:
With openrowset you can choose your sheet, but that must be prepared to have all columns of right type already.
insert into OPENROWSET(
        'Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0', 
        'Excel 8.0;Database=d:\export\prebaredFile.xls;;HDR=YES', 
        'SELECT * FROM [Sheet1$]')
select * from yourtab1

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More examples at
http://www.ashishblog.com/importexport-excel-xlsx-or-xls-file-into-sql-server/

There is the ability to import in your excel
http://sqlwithmanoj.com/2009/09/24/create-an-excel-refreshable-report-from-database-pivot-report/
prequel_serverCommented:
can be probably be done using SSIS, and/or SSRS. Interested in how?
upobDaPlayaAuthor Commented:
Whats involved using SSIS..would I need to load any special files on my computer ?
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upobDaPlayaAuthor Commented:
Note sure what route I will head..Will first do some more research based on the information provided above..
prequel_serverCommented:
I would say SSIS is your best bet. You can make create multiple data flows all going to different sheets in one Excel workbook.  Post another question asking that specifically so we can help.

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