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Microsoft Excel connection properties

When you set up a Microsoft Excel connection, you must configure the connection properties.
The following table describes the Microsoft Excel connection properties:
Connection property
Connection Name
Name of the Microsoft Excel connection.
Description of the connection. The description cannot exceed 765 characters.
Type of connection. Select Microsoft Excel source from the list.
Runtime Environment
The name of the runtime environment where you want to run the tasks.
Folder URI
The directory that contains the Microsoft Excel file. The Microsoft Excel file must be located on the same machine on which the Secure Agent runs.
Specifies whether the first row in the file is a header row.
The name of the Microsoft Excel file.
Note: You must add the .xlsx extension to the file name.