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Excel Connection string - Dynamic string


Excel Connection string - Dynamic string

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Hi All,

when i am trying to give the connection string as dynamic for excel as below:
"Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source="+ @[User::FilePath] +";Extended Properties=\"" + "Excel 12.0;HDR=YES" + "\""+";"

i am getting the error:

please check the attached untitled.bmp

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Never seen that error. Did you try using the ExcelFilePath property instead of the ConnectionString property? And also setting DelayValidation to true?
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And setting it as an Expression, not directly as a property.


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