Use of the function TransferSpreadsheet
Posted on 2008-10-26
I've previously set up and been running an upload using a csv file and the TransferText routine. I've noticed problems in that the data is delimited by comma and in SOME fields, the person entering the data has seperated part of the data in the one field by comma also. eg- "Bill of Life, The"
I thought of saving the file as a spreadsheet and then using the TransferSpreadsheet routine instead. I'm importing this manually and it works perfectly. I've got no experience however in using the actual TransferSpreadsheet routine. The range of cells will probably differ everytime the upload process is used.
Could you please advise how to use the TransferSpreadsheet routine? Here's a copy of the TransferText line I was using..
DoCmd.TransferText acImportDelim, "ImportSpecificationRegistered", "tblSTARUploadRegistered", "S:\Secured Folders\Audit\RAMS training\Test Database\STAR Data\Input\Registered.xls", True