Connect to a Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) (Power Query)

Use Excel's Get & Transform (Power Query) experience to connect to a Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS).

Click on the Data tab, then Get Data > From Other Sources > From Hadoop FIle (HDFS). If you don't see the Get Data button, then click New Query > From Other Sources > From Hadoop FIle (HDFS).

In the Power Query ribbon tab, select From Other Sources > From Hadoop File (HDFS).

Power Query Data Sources
  1. In the Hadoop Distributed File System dialog box, enter a Server Name.

  2. Select OK.

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See Also

Get & Transform in Excel 2016

Import data from external data sources

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