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    Cyburbian michaelskis's avatar
    Apr 2003
    Somewhere between the mountains and the ocean.

    Excel into Access question

    How can I export an Excel spreadsheet and have it add into an existing Access Database? We get police updates each day, and they come as an Excel spreadsheet, but we would like to keep a full running list in Access.

    Anyone have any ideas?
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    Cyburbian Breed's avatar
    Nov 2004
    Not Cliff Island, Maine :(
    Go to File->Get External Data and simply pull it in.

    You may have to mess with some formatting (possibly saving it as a dbf file) but it's not too difficult.

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