3.6.5 Data-Connector


Version Info

Minimum Origin Version Required: Origin 2019b

Connect to File

Full Path

void dc_excel_ex()
{
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "Excel");
	if(nErr) 
	{
		out_int("nErr=", nErr);
		return;
	}
	
	Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
	string strURL = GetAppPath(TRUE) + "Samples\Import and Export\United States Energy (1980-2013).xls";
	wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
	wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "Natural Gas");
	wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
}

Relative to Project Path

void dc_csv_ex()
{
	string strPath = GetAppPath(TRUE) + "Samples\Data Manipulation\Setting Column Values.opj";
	Project.Open(strPath);
	
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "CSV");
	if(0==nErr) {
		Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
		string strURL = "..\Import and Export\donations.csv"; //relative to project path
		wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
		wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
	}	
}

Relative to Common Data Path

void dc_impfilter_ex()
{
	string strPath = GetAppPath(TRUE) + "Samples\\";
	ChangeCommonDataPath(strPath);
	
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "import filter");
	if(0==nErr) {
		Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
		string strURL = "*.\Import and Export\S15-125-03.dat"; //relative to Common Data path
		wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
		wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "VarsFromFileNameAndHeader.oif");
		wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
	}	
}

Connect to Web

void dc_json_ex()
{
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "JSON");
	if(nErr) 
	{
		out_int("nErr=", nErr);
		return;
	}
	
	Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
	string strURL = "https://earthquake.usgs.gov/fdsnws/event/1/query?format=geojson&starttime=2018-01-01&endtime=2018-01-23"; 
	wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
	wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "JSON/features");
	wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
}
void dc_html_ex()
{
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "HTML");
	if(nErr) 
	{
		out_int("nErr=", nErr);
		return;
	}
	
	Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
	string strURL = "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_metropolitan_statistical_areas";
	wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
	wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "Tables/_1");
	wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
}

Connect to Matlab

void dc_matlab_ex()
{
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "MATLAB");
	if(nErr) 
	{
		out_int("nErr=", nErr);
		return;
	}
	
	Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
	string strURL = "\\\poly\Dropbox\TS\File Types\MATLAB\SamplesFromSam\Spectra Data\NIR for Gasoline\GasolineNIRv7.mat";
	wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
	wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "MATLAB/NIR");
	wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
}

Connect to Origin

void dc_origin_ex()
{
	WorksheetPage wp;
	wp.Create("origin");
	
	int nErr = wp.DoMethod("DC.Add", "ORIGIN");
	if(nErr) 
	{
		out_int("nErr=", nErr);
		return;
	}
	
	Worksheet wks = wp.Layers(0);
	string strURL = GetAppPath(TRUE) + "Samples\Data Manipulation\Setting Column Values.opj";
	wks.SetProp("DC.Source", strURL);
	wks.SetProp("DC.Sel", "[Book1]Sample!");
	wks.DoMethod("DC.Import");
}