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Posted on 2011-03-15
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I am using the following code to import an Excel File. I need import a csv comma delimited. How how do I need to change this

    With fd
        .Title = "Select file for import"
        .Filters.Add "XLS File", "*.xls"
        .InitialFileName = INITIAL_FOLDER
        If .Show = -1 Then FilePath = .SelectedItems(1)
    End With
    Set fd = Nothing
     
        docmd.TransferSpreadsheet , acSpreadsheetTypeExcel3, "Table1", FilePath, True
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by:ruslanin
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   With fd
        .Title = "Select file for import"
        .Filters.Add "XLS File", "*.xls"
        .InitialFileName = INITIAL_FOLDER
        If .Show = -1 Then FilePath = .SelectedItems(1)
    End With
    Set fd = Nothing

    With ActiveSheet.QueryTables.Add(Connection:= _
        "TEXT;" & FilePath, Destination:=Range("$A$1"))
        .Name = "CSV Data"
        .FieldNames = True
        .RowNumbers = False
        .FillAdjacentFormulas = False
        .PreserveFormatting = True
        .RefreshOnFileOpen = False
        .RefreshStyle = xlInsertDeleteCells
        .SavePassword = False
        .SaveData = True
        .AdjustColumnWidth = True
        .RefreshPeriod = 0
        .TextFilePromptOnRefresh = False
        .TextFilePlatform = 65001
        .TextFileStartRow = 1
        .TextFileParseType = xlDelimited
        .TextFileTextQualifier = xlTextQualifierDoubleQuote
        .TextFileConsecutiveDelimiter = False
        .TextFileTabDelimiter = False
        .TextFileSemicolonDelimiter = True
        .TextFileCommaDelimiter = False
        .TextFileSpaceDelimiter = False
        .TextFileTrailingMinusNumbers = True
        .Refresh BackgroundQuery:=False
    End With
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by:Pdeters
ID: 35138041
I am looing to pulli n a csv file

   docmd.TransferSpreadsheet , acSpreadsheetTypeExcel3, "Table1", FilePath, True

The file will be in the same format each time
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ruslanin earned 2000 total points
ID: 35138157
Sorry, not clear understand before

try to this command

docmd.TransferText acImportDelim,"Table1",FilePath,True

more information you can find here:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb214141(v=office.12).aspx

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by:Pdeters
ID: 35138405
Thank you
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