- In the POWER QUERY ribbon tab, click From File > From Excel or From File > From CSV.
- In the Excel Browse or Comma-Separated Values Browse dialog box, browse for or type a path to the file that you want to query.
- Click Open.
(File.Contents("C:\Example\Products and Orders.xlsx"))
Microsoft Access Database Engine (Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0 provider) is not registered error
While trying to import data from a legacy Excel file or an Access database in certain setups, you will encounter an error that the Microsoft Access Database Engine (Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0 provider) is not registered on the local machine. The error occurs on systems with only Office 2013 installed. To resolve this error, download the following resources to ensure that you can proceed with the data sources you are trying to access.
Note To ensure that you have the full set of features, install the Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable and all service packs.