Free Lessons
Courses
Seminars
TechHelp
Fast Tips
Templates
Topic Index
Forum
ABCD
 
Home   Courses   Index   Templates   Seminars   TechHelp   Forums   Help   Contact   Join   Order   Logon  
 
Home > TechHelp > Directory > Access > Import Excel < Send Email | Print Documents >
Back to Import Excel    Comments List
Fantastic Video Upload Images   Link   Email  
Scott Axton 
Super useful - Both regular and extended.  I was a professional mailer in my previous life (20 years) and fixed length was a pain!

Off topic slightly? ( I remembered the question I was going to ask thanks to this video.)

Example: Say I have an import file in Excel.  Standard fields:  Name, address, phone, email, etc.

My db is set up with relational tables similar to ABCD.
EntityT, PhoneT, EmailT.  Is it possible (feasible ?) to import a record and split the data out to individual related tables with one pass?

If not, how can I update the import table first to reflect the 'new' ID or Code to make subsequent imports relate properly?

Have you addressed this and I'm not finding it?
Juan C Rivera
This is Awesome,  Richard get out of my head.... I was thinking about this just last week.
Thank You Maestro.
Richard Rost
Juan: LOL

Scott: I have definitely NOT addressed that. Would probably make for a good lesson. You're right. If you get a "normal" file to import from someone with name, address, phone, email, etc. all baked into one table like a lot of people do, you'd need a way to separate that out into individual tables like ABCD does. I'd say an intermediary table for the import would be needed, then a recordset to run down the loop and split everything off. I'll add this to my list. Not sure if it would make for a good TechHelp video, or just something to include in the ABCD.

This thread is now CLOSED. If you wish to comment, start a NEW discussion in Import Excel.
 

 
 
 

The following is a paid advertisement
Computer Learning Zone is not responsible for any content shown or offers made by these ads.
 

Learn
 
Access - index
Excel - index
Word - index
Windows - index
PowerPoint - index
Photoshop - index
Visual Basic - index
ASP - index
Seminars
More...
Customers
 
Login
My Account
My Courses
Lost Password
Memberships
Student Databases
Change Email
Info
 
Latest News
New Releases
User Forums
Topic Glossary
Tips & Tricks
Search The Site
Code Vault
Collapse Menus
Help
 
Customer Support
Web Site Tour
FAQs
TechHelp
Consulting Services
About
 
Background
Testimonials
Jobs
Affiliate Program
Richard Rost
Free Lessons
Mailing List
PCResale.NET
Order
 
Video Tutorials
Handbooks
Memberships
Learning Connection
Idiot's Guide to Excel
Volume Discounts
Payment Info
Shipping
Terms of Sale
Contact
 
Contact Info
Support Policy
Mailing Address
Phone Number
Fax Number
Course Survey
Email Richard
[email protected]
Blog RSS Feed    YouTube Channel

LinkedIn
Copyright 2024 by Computer Learning Zone, Amicron, and Richard Rost. All Rights Reserved. Current Time: 3/4/2024 7:06:25 AM. PLT: 1s