VBA - working with data videos | Excel VBA Part 58.30 - SQL for Excel Files - Updating Existing Data

Posted by Andrew Gould on 21 July 2021


This video explains how to update existing data in an Excel workbook using SQL UPDATE statements. You'll learn how to assign a simple value to a column, how to calculate a new value to produce a different result for each row, and how to update information in one worksheet using information stored in a different worksheet. The final part of the video discusses how to import data from a separate workbook using a SELECT INTO statement and then use the imported data to update existing data.

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File name Type Description
Updating Existing Data.xlsm Excel workbook with macros The code
Movies.xlsx Excel workbook The source data
Reviews.xlsx Excel workbook Extra data

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