Azure Data Factory Supports Excel Files

Excel format in Azure Data Factory. A welcome addition to ADF!

When adding an ADF DataSet:

I am convinced they got tired of me saying, “Well, you’ll need SSIS if you want to read Excel…” Probably not, though. Either way… score! :{>

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Andy Leonard

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5 thoughts on “Azure Data Factory Supports Excel Files

  1. Andy, were you able to use that Excel file as a source in ADF? I managed to get my files created and linked. I can preview them, but can’t seem to select them as a source in my ADF. It’s great that there’s an option, but not sure how to actually _use_ it now.

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