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- Excel VBA Part 56.1 - Connect to SQL Server using ADO
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- Excel VBA Part 56.3 - Read and Execute SQL Query Files
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Posted by Andrew Gould on 02 April 2014
How to construct and manipulate command objects in ADO to talk to databases using VBA
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I'm having a problem with this lesson
I'm using SQL Server 2016 (installed by your instractions) and in this video you're using SQL Server 2012.
The problem is ConnectionString. Examples from "https://www.connectionstrings.com/sql-server-2016/" doesn't work at all
Using ConnectionString from Excel data Connection does do some work but useless to add anydata to database.
Here is my current ConnectionString "Provider=SQLOLEDB.1;Integrated Security=SSPI;Persist Security Info=True;Data Source=ma\new_sql2016;Use Procedure for Prepare=1;Auto Translate=True;Packet Size=4096;Workstation ID=MA;Use Encryption for Data=False;Tag with column collation when possible=False;Initial Catalog=Movies"
Would you please excuse my ignorance and drop a small hint how to fix this problem.
Hi there, here's some basic code which will work with the new version of the Movies database:
Const SQLConStr As String = _
Dim MoviesConn As ADODB.Connection
Dim MoviesData As ADODB.Recordset
Dim r As Range
Set MoviesConn = New ADODB.Connection
Set MoviesData = New ADODB.Recordset
MoviesConn.ConnectionString = SQLConStr
On Error GoTo CloseConnection
.ActiveConnection = MoviesConn
.Source = "Film"
.LockType = adLockOptimistic
.CursorType = adOpenKeyset
On Error GoTo CloseRecordset
For Each r In Range("A3", Range("A3").End(xlDown))
.Fields("Title").Value = r.Offset(0, 1).Value
.Fields("ReleaseDate").Value = r.Offset(0, 2).Value
.Fields("RunTimeMinutes").Value = r.Offset(0, 3).Value
Set MoviesData = Nothing
Set MoviesConn = Nothing
I hope that helps!