Add Source: New Microsoft Excel connection.
Properties: Maintain Microsoft Excel connection.
Refresh: Update source Excel workbook metadata.
Alias: The name for the source object shown on the Source Objects panel. Unless customized the name will be automatically populated from the File Path.
File Path: Full file reference to the Microsoft Excel workbook file.
To connect to files on a network see also Source Driver File Path for Network Files.
Browse: File browser window.
Back. Leave the page without saving or attempting to connect.
Connect. Connect to the Excel workbook.
Same function as Refresh.
Save. Save the configuration without attempting to connect.
Change DataSource. Only shown when opened by Properties.
Connecting to Excel files with mapped drives. Problems have been reported when running ETL+ from the Agent.
How to Add Microsoft Excel Connections
Select Add Source > MS Excel.
How to Maintain Microsoft Excel Connections
Select Properties > MS Excel.
ETL+ for MS Excel – – a tutorial on extracting Excel database tables into a data warehouse.
Source Driver File Path for Network Files To connect to network drives or files.