The Aspose.Cells.ExternalConnections namespace provides classes for external connections to retrieve data from external sources such as Databases and the Web.


ConnectionParameterSpecifies properties about any parameters used with external data connections Parameters are valid for ODBC and web queries.
ConnectionParameterCollectionSpecifies the ConnectionParameter collection
DataModelConnectionSpecifies a data model connection
DBConnectionSpecifies all properties associated with an ODBC or OLE DB external data connection.
ExternalConnectionSpecifies an external data connection
ExternalConnectionCollectionSpecifies the ExternalConnection collection
WebQueryConnectionSpecifies the properties for a web query source. A web query will retrieve data from HTML tables, and can also supply HTTP “Get” parameters to be processed by the web server in generating the HTML by including the parameters and parameter elements.


ConnectionDataSourceTypeSpecifies external database source type
ConnectionParameterTypeSpecifies the parameter type of external connection
CredentialsMethodTypeSpecifies Credentials method used for server access.
HtmlFormatHandlingTypeSpecifies how to handle formatting from the HTML source
OLEDBCommandTypeSpecifies the OLE DB command type.
ReConnectionMethodTypeSpecifies what the spreadsheet application should do when a connection fails.
SqlDataTypeSpecifies SQL data type of the parameter. Only valid for ODBC sources.