1. Download & install Connector/ODBC for Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and Unix platforms - http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/odbc/

2. Add a New User Data Source: Start> Administrative Tools> Data Sources (ODBC)> Add...> Create New Data Source> MySQL ODC 5.1 Driver

3. MySQL Connector/ODBC Data Source Configuration: specify K1000 IP Address, User: R1, Password, Database: ORG1 and Test connection.

4. Using Microsoft Excel to retrive K1000 data: Go to Microsoft Excel> Data > From Other Sources> From Microsoft Query> Choose Data Source> Connecting to data source> Query Wizard - choose Columns.

You can opt to click cancel and a pop-up window will alert you "Do you want to continue editing this query in Microsoft Query?", click "Yes" & start to "Add Tables".

Select and drag a Field Name For Example 'Name' to be the First Column.

5. Continue to add more Fields and other Tables.

6. Analyze the SQL Statement: by clicking the [SQL] Button. 

7. Complete the Query by Importing Data back to Excel: File> Return Data to Microsoft Excel.

8. Or copy & paste SQL Statements to K1000> Add New SQL Report.