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Can't execute a SQL statement RRS feed

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  • I use the following code to append data from MS Excel spreadsheet into MS Access table. In MS Excel I define the data range; for the code below I call it Stage. This used to work in the past; however, now I'm getting an error message stating that the data engine could not find the object Stage. The code breaks on the SQL execution statement. Any ideas why i the data engine is not recognizing Stage anymore and is there any other way to go about this? Many thanks

    Dim rstblODC As New ADODB.Recordset
    Dim rsODC As New ADODB.Recordset
    Dim cn1 As ADODB.Connection

    Dim varODC_Date(), varAmount(), varRecordcount, varODC_Date1 As Variant
    Dim strSource1, strSource2 As String
    Dim intUserMsg, intUserMsg2 As Integer

    Set rstblODC = New ADODB.Recordset

    Set cn = New ADODB.Connection
    Set cn1 = CurrentProject.Connection


    strSource1 = InputBox("Enter Date mm-dd-yyyy", "IPS")
    strSource2 = "C:\Users\Owner\Downloads\Transactions-Download-" & strSource1 & ".xlsx"

    With cn

        .Provider = "Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0"
        .CursorLocation = adUseClient
        .ConnectionString = "Data Source=" & strSource2 & ";Extended Properties=Excel 12.0;"
        .Open
        
    End With

    varSQL = "SELECT * FROM stage"

    cn.Execute varSQL
        
    rsODC.Source = varSQL

    rsODC.Open , cn

    Saturday, November 11, 2017 3:30 PM

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  • Hello,

    Your code sure looks like VB6 while this forum is solely for VB.NET as stated in the banner when posting your question.

    If this is VB6 then use this forum. If this code is being done in VB.NET then you first need to use VB.NET methods e.g. don't use ADODB RecordSets etc.


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    Saturday, November 11, 2017 4:27 PM