Inporting an Excel Spreadsheet

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Inporting an Excel Spreadsheet

Postby a_houston » Mon Aug 31, 2009 10:01 am

I am trying to import an Excel Spreadsheet to the AS/400 using the Read Excel and SQL Insert functions. When I encounter a cell that should contain numeric data but instead is blank, the process fails. Is there a way to have an empty cell replaced with a zero for numeric fields?
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Re: Inporting an Excel Spreadsheet

Postby Support_Duane » Fri Sep 25, 2009 3:23 pm

In either the Data element or the individual column elements in the read Excel task, select the system.empty.string variable for the Null Indicator field. Then, when writing from the dataset, specify 0 for the Null Substitute value.
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