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Posted - 11/27/2007 :  05:28:29  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi guys, I need to import all data from Excel spreadsheet to a Sharepoint Content Database (SQL Server).Please suggest the
best way to do this.
For this when i run the Import wizard under Tasks--> Import in Management Studio 2005 asks me to choose the database
name etc....but How to use the Import/Export Wizard to Export Data from a .xls source to an existing table in a database....that is i need to append/insert my excel data into an existing table.


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Posted - 11/27/2007 :  07:44:06  Show Profile  Send madhivanan a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Right click->all tasks->Import/export and follow furthur
or using query


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Posted - 11/30/2007 :  12:09:23  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
While using Import/Export Wizard, you have to follow these steps..
1. go to import/Export Wizard.
2. Select Data source as Microsoft Excel (in drop down button)
3. Give the excel sheet name.
4. Next
5. Select server name to which you want to import (Destination Server)
6. give the database name there (destination DB)
7. select the destination table in that destination DB.
8. Next
follow the instructions according to the screenshots....
you will be alright.

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