How to Use Java to Read Data Within an Excel File?
(Doc ID 1430727.1)
Last updated on JUNE 27, 2023
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
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Usually in order to read data from an Excel file stored within a Blob field, the file would have to be extracted from the Database and opened within Excel.
There is a 3rd party JAR file that provides the ability to access the Excel file within the Blob field and extract data.
There are a number of samples available via the web to illustrate how to do this with Java outside the database. This sample focuses on how to do this via a Java Stored Procedure.
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