This ODBC Driver is provided by Microsoft.
Include "Microsoft Excel Driver (*.xls, *.xlsx, *.xlsm, *.xlsb)" in the connection string to use this driver.
This driver was first released with Office 2007. It is possible to use this driver to connect to old xls files as well. The driver is available in both 32 bit and 64 bit versions.
This ODBC Driver, Microsoft Excel 2007 ODBC Driver, can be downloaded here.
The Microsoft Excel 2007 ODBC Driver driver can be used to connect to the following data sources by using the following connection string references: