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Re: How to maintain updated values?
Posted by: Javier Treviño
Date: January 31, 2013 08:52AM

Hi John,
Thanks for writing in our forums!
Importing data in MySQL for Excel means what the name implies, importing a snapshot of the data at the moment the action takes place.
The spreadsheet will not update automatically, you need to keep it in sync by re-importing.

If that is what you need you will have to go the standard data source way in Excel through ODBC and create a connection and a data source to the MySQL database. Not sure that will update the data after closing and reopening the spreadsheet but you may give it a try.

Best Regards.

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Javier Treviño
MySQL on Windows Team

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