Excel Destination Editor (Connection Manager Page)
Connection Manager page of the Excel Destination Editor dialog box to specify data source information, and to preview the results. The Excel destination loads data into a worksheet or a named range in a Microsoft Excel workbook.
property of the Excel destination is not available in the CommandTimeout Excel Destination Editor, but can be set by using the Advanced Editor. In addition, certain Fast Load options are available only in the Advanced Editor. For more information on these properties, see the Excel Destination section of . Excel Custom Properties
To learn more about the Excel destination, see
. Excel Destination
Excel connection manager
Select an existing Excel connection manager from the list, or create a new connection by clicking
Create a new connection manager by using the
Excel Connection Manager dialog box.
Data access mode
Specify the method for selecting data from the source.
Table or view
Loads data into a worksheet or named range in the Excel data source.
Table name or view name variable
Specify the worksheet or range name in a variable.
Related information: Use Variables in Packages
Load data into the Excel destination by using an SQL query.
Name of the Excel sheet
Select the excel destination from the drop-down list. If the list is empty, click
New to launch the Create Table dialog box. When you click OK, the dialog box creates the excel file that the Excel Connection Manager points to.
View Existing Data
Preview results by using the
Preview Query Results dialog box. Preview can display up to 200 rows.
Excel connection manager you selected points to an excel file that does not exist, you will see an error message when you click this button.
Data access mode = Table or view
Name of the Excel sheet
Select the name of the worksheet or named range from a list of those available in the data source.
Data access mode = Table name or view name variable
Select the variable that contains the name of the worksheet or named range.
Data access mode = SQL command
SQL command text
Enter the text of an SQL query, build the query by clicking
Build Query, or locate the file that contains the query text by clicking Browse.
Query Builder dialog box to construct the SQL query visually.
Open dialog box to locate the file that contains the text of the SQL query.
Verify the syntax of the query text.