How is the Microsoft Office Open XML formats * .xlsx and * .accdb accessed via ODBC?
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To access the Excel and Access format * .xlsx and * .accdb via ODBC connection, ODBC drivers must be installed. These are included in the Microsoft Office installation by default, but can also be installed separately without the Office package. 2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components (Link) Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable (Link) Regardless of the operating system, Q-up always uses the 32-bit version The ODBC driver, therefore, the 32-bit versions of the drivers must also be downloaded and installed. Important: Installing Microsoft Office 2010 in the 64-bit version does not include any current 32-bit ODBC drivers, so it is not possible to connect to * .xlsx and * .accdb files. The 32-bit ODBC drivers can only be reinstalled with the package
"2007 Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components".
The package in the 2010 version refuses to install it.