unable to select from .csv

arkiboys 9,666 Reputation points

in data section of synapse workspace, inside the gen2 where I have a container which holds csv files, I right click on the file and select new sql script.
The below sql is generated but see the error at the bottom of it when I try to execute it

-- This is auto-generated code
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BULK 'https://storagegen2Name.dfs.core.windows.net/raw/foldername/company/samplefile.csv',
        PARSER_VERSION = '2.0'
) AS [result]

ERROR when trying to run the above select:

File 'https://storagegen2Name.dfs.core.windows.net/raw/foldername/company/samplefile.csv' cannot be opened because it does not exist or it is used by another process.

Any thoughts?
Thank you

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  1. Dillon Silzer 54,831 Reputation points

    Hi @arkiboys

    Check out this similar post https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/answers/questions/321814/file-cannot-be-opened-because-it-does-not-exist-or.html

    This problem usually happens because your Azure Active Directory identity doesn't have rights to access the file. By default, serverless SQL pool is trying to access the file using your Azure Active Directory identity. To resolve this issue, you need to have proper rights to access the file. Easiest way is to grant yourself 'Storage Blob Data Contributor' role on the storage account you're trying to query.

    Ensure you have Storage Blob Data Contributor role (Use to grant read/write/delete permissions to Blob storage resources).


    If this is helpful please accept answer.

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