Macro that will clear data from table

Hi experts,
I need a way to clear records from a data table (maybe a macro) - intended to use as a rollover of a database for a new cycle.  More than one table needs to be cleared, so I'm guessing a separate macro would be needed for each table - or can this be achieved with just one process?
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Mike EghtebasDatabase and Application DeveloperCommented:

In on click event of a button, have:

CurrentDB.Execute "Delete * From Tabl1"
CurrentDB.Execute "Delete * From Tabl2"
CurrentDB.Execute "Delete * From Tabl3"

Make sure to include tables with many (with foreign key) first.


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RyanProject Engineer, ElectricalCommented:
If this is an occasional thing, you could just open each table, select All (Ctrl + A) and delete.

Careful about deleting data from tables, its kind of permanent, don't make a button too easy and without plenty of warning.
mlorichaAuthor Commented:
Home eghtebas.  Works a treat (and thanks for the tip re table with many.
Best regards, Lisa
Mike EghtebasDatabase and Application DeveloperCommented:
My pleasure.

Also, for future reference:

CurrentDB.Execute "Delete * From [C:\Folder1\TestFile.mdb].[Tabl1]"
could be executed to manipulate TestFile.mdb remotely.

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