Model.AddConnection method (Excel)

Adds a new WorkbookConnection to the model with the same properties as the one supplied as an argument.


expression.AddConnection (ConnectionToDataSource)

expression A variable that represents a Model object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
ConnectionToDataSource Required WORKBOOKCONNECTION The Workbook connection.

Return value



This method only works on legacy/non-model external connections and will fail with a run-time error if called with an external model connection as its argument. When calling this method, a new model connection is created and it is named the same as the legacy connection with the existing logic for making the name unique applied (integer at the end).

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