If you're used to MacPorts, you should read this command carefully: this will make all the difference. I think you should be able to refresh web queries made in Excel for Windows even though the fancy little web browser isn't available. Hi bbzipo, This forum is used to discuss about Excel developing issue, your issue is more related with web query which is a product function. Any ideas would be helpful. What do you think I should do now? I know this, because I first installed the driver as 64-bit only and I got hashes! When I create a document with Web Query in Excel for Windows, the Mac version can open them but cannot refresh the data or view the connection properties. This works Great but it has one minor defect there is nothing wrong with the add-in. Hi, multiple sheets can be easily merge into one by using Power Query.
To the best of my knowledge the Yahoo examples should still be working. So, anyone worked with these buggers? If however, you do the same thing to the same page frequently, create a Query for it. Go back to the MacPorts step, and remember to include +universal. Once your data is linked, you can update from the database with the simple click of a button. Well I suppose I should thank Ted for pointing to one of my web pages that is now out of date in a link that is linked to what Ted linked to all this indirect linking getting to answer irks me.
In this case, retrace the steps above to work out where you went wrong. I don't know if symbols are permitted here, so I've avoided them. Getting data that others could not. Licensing the Driver In a terminal run the following commands to license the driver. These days we all live and work in a multi-device, multi-platform world, and so when building , one of our key objectives was to make it as easy as possible to transition from using Office for Windows to using Office for Mac and back again.
It is compatible with major office suites, and is free to download, use, and distribute. To turn off tables when importing data, in the Returning External Data to Microsoft Excel dialog box, click Properties, and then clear the Use Table check box. Database is the name of the database you want to use on the server. You can find out how to use that Query app by launching Query, and opening the help info file from the Help menu. When you have finished, click Return Data to import the data into Excel. Connect to an external data source You can use an external data source, but it depends on the type of source.
Problems are reported rendering Excel worksheets, causing text to display as backwards or upside-down. You can also request encryption here, which will use encryption if its available, but drop to an unencrypted connection automatically if not. Hopefully it will be of use to others. My problem is that I can create these text files and get them to grab the data from the web page, but it always captures the whole page, I cannot get it to just capture the table info. Change the settings for a parameter query Click Parameters.
It allows you to simply drag the info from the web page and produce a live link. Looking for that Refresh button? Also, there is also a tool called as Power Pivot, which helps to apply Pivot on multiple sheets together. The driver library is the. Ask the community Get help from experts in our forums: for Mac users Provide feedback in Office app You can send feedback directly to our Office teams:. Reference: Thanks for your understanding. When you have that installed, the help information will then walk you through how to setup and use a query. However I have not figured out how to use its query.
Click to participate the survey. Could someone please confirm this? Microsoft Excel features calculations, graphing tools, pivot tables, and a macro programming language that allows users to work with data in many of the ways that suit their needs, whether on a Windows machine or a Macintosh machine. But I did find a solution. Use FileMaker Pro 6 or later including FileMaker 17 to import data from other databases into your FileMaker database. Hi i need help - i am trying to view a excel macro file both in windows and mac.
User can create new row, delete row, duplicate row or edit existing row. Microsoft to two companies that offer these drivers, but both cost money. User data sources can only be accessed by the user account whose home folder the odbc. Any application that also uses this standard will be able to take advantage of our drivers. Best Regards, Edward We are trying to better understand customer views on social support experience, so your participation in this interview project would be greatly appreciated if you have time. Reference: Thanks for your understanding. Make sure you use quotes if you're doing this.
If Web Query is not supported what are recommended alternative data delivery methods? Works from all the browsers I tried, even Safari. The solution is to use the. If I had known what a problem Lion was going to be I would never have down loaded it. Next is the server's name. Nothing seems to work at this prompt except quit, but you've proved it works. We love reading your suggestions on new features and feedback about how you use our products! Too bad I found this out too late. Best Regards, Edward We are trying to better understand customer views on social support experience, so your participation in this interview project would be greatly appreciated if you have time.