Add prefix to cells in excel then paste into access.
Posted on 2011-03-08
I have an excel worksheet that which has serveral columns of data, but one particular column has employee numbers that I need to add the prefix "85". When the user enters 12456, it should read 8512456. or if the number is 1234 it should read 8501234. should always have 7 digits. I added a formula in excel to add the prefix 85 but when I copy the data and paste into Access the 85 is removed. How can I make sure that the prefix remains after pasting to access 2007 or is there better way to accomplish this.