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Old 10-03-2018, 03:45 PM
King908 King908 is offline
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Read Excel File in Scipt

Good afternoon,

Have another question about reading data from Excel file.
I can have it read a particular row/column.

But what I am looking for is, have a Prompt Ask for the Hostname then execute the command for Server 1, and then re-run the command for Server 2 in the excel file

Below are my rows on Top
A | B | C
System Location | Server 1 IP | Server 2 IP
1| Texas | 10.1.1.1 | 10.1.1.2
2| California | 10.2.1.1 | 10.1.1.2

So currently, I am having the user enter the IP manually and then the script checks the Hard Drive Health of a Cisco Server. But I have to run it twice in a loop for the IP in B and then the IP in C.

I would like to be able to Prompt the user to Enter the information in Column A for the Location Name, then the script would run with the information from B, then re-run again with the information from C.

Below is the script for the first loop.

Sub Main
' Prompt the end user for data'
strAnswer = InputBox("Please enter the Server Address:")
crt.Screen.Send "ssh -l admin -oStrictHostKeyChecking=no "
crt.Screen.Send strAnswer
crt.Screen.Send chr(13)
crt.Screen.WaitForString ":"
crt.Screen.WaitForString ":"
crt.Screen.Send "password" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.WaitForString "#"
crt.Screen.Send "scope directory" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.WaitForString "# "
crt.Screen.Send "scope adapter location" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.WaitForString "# "
crt.Screen.Send "show drive" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.WaitForString "# "
crt.Screen.Send "exit" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.Send "exit" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.Send "exit" & chr(13)
crt.Screen.Synchronous = False
crt.Screen.Synchronous = True

I am at a loss on how to get it to take the data from the prompt that would be the read from A, to then get the information from B, and then re-run for the IP in C.

Thank you all
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