Initiating a Connection

You may need to sign in to initiate an Oracle Smart View for Office connection.

You can connect to only one service per worksheet.

Watch this tutorial video on navigating in Smart View, including connecting to a data source.

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To initiate a connection:

  1. Start Microsoft Excel.
  2. Click Smart View, and then Panel.
  3. Click the arrow next to Switch to button (Switch to), and then do one of the following:
  4. Click Go to the selected Server or URL button (Go to the selected Server or URL).
    The Login screen is displayed.
  5. In Login, enter the user name and password for accessing the service, and then click Sign In.