Computer: SQLape® tools are designed to run with Windows 8-11 and Microsoft Office software package (Access + Excel 2013 to 2023. Dates must be configured in Windows in DD.MM.YYYY format (example: 30.05.2019).

Data: To use SQLape® tools, you have to prepare only one data file: SQLape_input.txt

All data come from the Swiss medical statistics, except the cost which might be added if you want to analyze costs.


  1. Installation of SQLape.accde application

Copy the application in the subdirectory you want to use to run SQLape® tool (for instance: D:\SQLape-2023). You have to choose the 32 bits Microsoft version or the 64 bits Microsoft version.

  1. Running calculation

Set the dongle (grey colored) delivered by SQLape s.à.r.l. in a USB port of your computer, it will install automatically.

Open the sub-directory where you have placed the SQLape_input.txt file (for instance: D:\SQLape-2023).

Double-click on SQLape.accde application and wait for results.

  1. Review process (optional, after step 2)

Help: If if you encounter any difficulties in installing or running SQLape® tool: HELP