automatic import of data
importing and linking data and database objects
You can import or link data from a variety of supported databases, programs, and file formats.
Learn: Should I import or link a table? What happens when importing data. What happens when linking data. Import and link data from ODBC data sources. Unsupported programs. Automating import operations. Linked table properties. About import/export specifications and schema.ini files.
automatic numeration pe
I want to have a field with automatic numbering in the following format: AA ####/ where # - is an automatic numbering and AA the year . I have search and search inthe internet and didn't find anything. anyone help me
Import data from Excel to Access
I have difficulty in doing my database project. I have an excel workbook where users enter all the data in the cells. Later, from Access I need to import all the data that I have filled earlier in Excel. I know we would need to use Import wizard. It is tedious to do so moreover if the data in Excel is updated. So, I'm looking for help how to import the data from Excel to Access using VBA. Really looking for feedbacks
Import Excel data with acImport
So how do I embed this. I would like to have a button in a form "Import Data" which activates the Import. Then, wenn the import is successfully completed, there should be a confirmation.
Additionally, I do not want that the import overwrites data, it should just add the new data. The Excel sheet will always remain in the same structure. I will just add some data on a daily basis.
Import Spreadsheet or Text Data Into a Table
Before attempting to import a spreadsheet or text data into a table in Access 2003, you should make sure that the spreadsheet you want to import has the same type of data in each field (column) and the same fields in every row, or that the data you want to import is arranged in an appropriate tabular format. Follow these easy directions to import a spreadsheet into Access 2003.
Table Import Headings
Does access handle automatic column heading assigments for tables?
I have files that I am importing via VBA. As of now the column headings are the same, but in the future, they will change. I would like to continue to import the files into the same database and have access automatically create the new columns.
I tried a simple test and it didnt work
I need to create an import button for the database that allows users to import data from another databse. The code needs to allow the user to select tables, forms, queries, etc etc etc.
I know there is an import tool in external data heading, but I dont want the end user to have access to design features. If I can create code that replicates the import access data feature in "external data" heading. that would be great , "but how
import text specification
I have data in comma delimited files. I have a database shell that I want to import the text files into. The database shell (downloaded from the Census) contains import specifications for different types of data to import.
I can import each file one at a time manually and choose the correct import specification from a list of values. I want to patch together a macro or some code to automate the procedure because it is very tedious and easy to make an error.
I need it for my thesis research. I am less proficient with the code, I have created a few macros for other projects.
import text specification
I have data in comma delimited files. I have a database shell that I want to import the text files into. The database shell (downloaded from the Census) contains import specifications for different types of data to import. I can import each file one at a time manually and choose the correct import specification from a list of values. I want to patch together a macro or some code to automate the procedure because it is very tedious and easy to make an error. I need it for my thesis research. I am less proficient with the code, but I am trying to learn. I have created a few macros for other projects
Import Data from Microsoft Excel
Maybe you have noticed that Excel spreadsheets do not always import data very nicely into Access. Sure, Access can import data from various sources with just a few clicks, but Excel files seem to give the most grief. Out of necessity, I created a code module that employs automation to loop through rows of an Excel spreadsheet and systematically add data to an Access table, cell by cell. While this is not exactly a "cut and paste" solution for your data import, it does provide a nice starting point.
Automatic Serial Numbers
So my problem is that I need to know how to get automatic serial numbers on data. I want it so that when you add data a serial number is given to it right away. Please help I am really stuck on this
Excel Import - The SearchKey was not found in any record
I'm using the Import Wizard in A2010 to import data from an Excel 2010 worksheet. There are 64 columns and 27,700 rows. The procedure throws the error above and halts the import. Any ideawhat this means and how to get around it?
Trying to Import in Access Data Project
I have an Access(2003) Data Project that is connected to a Sql Server 2008 Express. I am trying to import a text file into one of the tables using the Import Wizard but I get an error message saying it doesn't recognize the table I am trying to import into.
I have a primary key set on the table so it can accept entries
Importing data with leading zeros
We recently upgraded from Access 2003 to 2010. I have a table that I overwrite each month with new data from a tab delimited text file. There is a field in the table that I have formatted the data type as text. In the previous version of Access I could import the data and it would keep any leading zeros during the import. Now it is dropping the leading zeros when I import the data even though I have specifically formatted the data as text.
Does anyone know how I can import my data and keep the leading zeros
email data of table
I googled lots of thread about automatic reminder but that all are about dates, and I am making database about inventory system for my comapany. so I have table laptops and there is field like invoice no,part number,description,Quantity etc.
So I want that if quantity is less than three for any record I should get
an automatic email
Import data from excel but keeping old information
I import data from and excel sheet into the database using the saved imports button on the external tab, what I would like to know is there a way to keep the old data as well as when I run the import it over writes the table,
The reason I ask is the excel document is a crystal report put into excel and uploaded but I only get the last months data so could I change it to add the new to the bottom of the table
Access database with import excel table slot
first of all I want to greet you all. This is my first post here. Horaaay
I must say I am not found of Access, the last time when I used it it was in middle school :/ but unfortunately because of my job I need to use it more and more. damn databases. hahah.
My question is, I need to make a database, like a main database where I can import all my data from different excel tables. I know that there is the possibility to import, but the thing is I need to have the ability to choose where to import which column. how to do that?. oh yea all the import excel data should have a separate table in the database and should be also shown in a "main table" where every data should be
Finding Median in Query
I currently have a Query set to give me the Average of # Days, and I am needing to change it to show me the Median and not the Average.
How would I do this?
I have included my SQL below.
SELECT [1 All Import].MSTSF, [1 All Import].[TOS Code], [1 All Import].[Rendering], [1 All Import].[ Name], [1 All Import].Net, Count([1 All Import].[Ref #]) AS [CountOfRef #], Count([1 All Import].[Apt Date]) AS [CountOfApt Date], Avg([1 All Import].[# Days]) AS [AvgOf# Days], Avg([1 All Import].[Distance]) AS [AvgOfDistance] FROM [1 All Import] GROUP BY [1 All Import].MSTSF, [1 All Import].[TOS Code], [1 All Import].[Rendering], [1 All Import].[Name], [1 All Import].Net
Import only Files not already imported
To state my overall goal, I have a directory with Excel 2007 files. These files come in daily. They are imported to an Access 2003 database during various times throughout the month.Currently a user has to remember the last file that was imported so they do not import it again.
Here is what I am trying to do which will result in automatic import of files so users don't have to worry who imported last and where they left off.
1. Open all .xlsx files in the given directory, save them as .csv. (This part I have done)
2. Obtain a table with files that have already been imported (done)
3. Have Access compare only the .csv filenames found in the given location to the table and import using the TransferSpreadSheet method only the new files then add the filename to the table.
I can import all .csv files but need help comparing them to filenames in an existing table.
4. I'll then delete all .csv files in this location so it appears nothing has changed and write the macro so all the steps occur everytime the database is opened (this I'll work on myself)
Can anyone clue me in how to compare a filename to an existing table?
Importing Data From Excel
I need to import data from several different worksheets within the same Excel workbook into an Access database. I can't figure out how to import more than one sheet at a time. All the sheets have the column headings.
I can import the first sheet, but when I try to import the second sheet Access tells me there is an error. It doesn't tell me what the error is though, so I can't go about trying to fix it.
If there is a way to do this, I would like to import all the sheets at once.