VBA Excel : Upload data from the txt to spreadsheet

Let say there is a txt file with next content  :

txt #1 :

54.46      54.46      54.46      54.46      1137      5/29/2015 9:30
54.42      54.49      54.38      54.48      196268      5/29/2015 9:31
54.44      54.45      54.39      54.43      29330      5/29/2015 9:32
54.4      54.47      54.38      54.44      30679      5/29/2015 9:33
54.415      54.42      54.36      54.38      25518      5/29/2015 9:34
54.38      54.415      54.34      54.41      39001      5/29/2015 9:35
54.32      54.38      54.3      54.37      54390      5/29/2015 9:36
54.33      54.37      54.32      54.32      29377      5/29/2015 9:37
54.355      54.369      54.32      54.3399      45962      5/29/2015 9:38
54.35      54.37      54.34      54.36      47212      5/29/2015 9:39
54.35      54.37      54.33      54.35      42659      5/29/2015 9:40
54.35      54.365      54.3348      54.35      28713      5/29/2015 9:41

I need to upload this data to excel spreadsheet. in order that  every line would be divided on 6 row (from A to F)
Txt file that excel VBA sheet lay in a same folder.
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
To be clear: You want a programmatic solution? Nothing you can do manually only? For the latter, using the Import Wizard would be sufficient.
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ProfessorJimJamCommented:
Import wizard is much user friendly
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SunnyXAuthor Commented:
Nothing you can do manually only?

This is the part of the application that eventually will manage big db. There are no way to make it manually because after uploading I expect to do some automatic manipulation with data.
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
How about running this after loading the text file into the sheet:
    Selection.TextToColumns Destination:=Range("A1"), DataType:=xlDelimited, _
        TextQualifier:=xlNone, ConsecutiveDelimiter:=True, Tab:=False, Semicolon _
        :=False, Comma:=False, Space:=True, Other:=False, FieldInfo:=Array( _
        Array(1, 1), Array(2, 9), Array(3, 9), Array(4, 1), Array(5, 9), Array(6, 9), Array(7, 1), _
        Array(8, 9), Array(9, 9), Array(10, 1), Array(11, 9), Array(12, 9), Array(13, 1), Array(14, _
        9), Array(15, 9), Array(16, 1), Array(17, 1)), TrailingMinusNumbers:=True

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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Try this macro. It assumes that the file name and/or path can change and it asks you to find the file. If they are always the same then the file name and path can be hard-coded.

Sub ImportFile()
Dim fd As FileDialog
Dim strFile As String
Dim FF As Integer
Dim strLine As String
Dim strParts() As String
Dim lngNewRow As Long
Dim intLength As Integer
Dim intParts As Integer

Set fd = Application.FileDialog(msoFileDialogFilePicker)

With fd
    .Filters.Clear
    .Filters.Add "Text files", "*.txt"
    .Filters.Add "All files", "*.*"
    If .Show = -1 Then
        strFile = .SelectedItems(1)
    Else
        MsgBox "Cancel selected"
        Exit Sub
    End If
End With
Set fd = Nothing

FF = FreeFile
Open strFile For Input As #FF

Do While Not EOF(FF)
    Line Input #FF, strLine
    ' Replace all multiple spaces with single spaces
    intLength = 0
    Do Until intLength = Len(strLine)
        intLength = Len(strLine)
        strLine = Replace(strLine, "  ", " ")
    Loop
    strParts = Split(strLine, " ")
    lngNewRow = lngNewRow + 1
    With ActiveSheet
        For intParts = 0 To UBound(strParts) - 1
            If intParts = UBound(strParts) - 1 Then
                ' Combine Date and Time
                .Cells(lngNewRow, intParts + 1) = strParts(intParts) & " " & strParts(intParts + 1)
            Else
                .Cells(lngNewRow, intParts + 1) = strParts(intParts)
            End If
        Next
    End With
Loop
Close
End Sub

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SunnyXAuthor Commented:
@Qlemo
Compile error :
Invalid outside procedure

@Martin Liss
Yes, indeed this code upload my data from the file but in upload it in one single row (instead of 6 ) and upload data without any spaces between data elements. So, in the sheet,  it look likes.

"96.4496.4596.32596.36126665/29/2015 10:12"

Looking forward for reply from you dear experts.
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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
In your question you showed data with several spaces between each value.  Can you show what one of the rows really looks like?
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SunnyXAuthor Commented:
Yes sorry this is my fault. In original files data rows separated my tabulation (tab on keyboard )

Can you show what one of the rows really looks like?
Sure, please take a look in attachment.
ABT.txt
UploadTxtDataApp.xlsx
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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Sub ImportFile()
Dim fd As FileDialog
Dim strFile As String
Dim FF As Integer
Dim strLine As String
Dim strParts() As String
Dim lngNewRow As Long
Dim intParts As Integer

Set fd = Application.FileDialog(msoFileDialogFilePicker)

With fd
    .Filters.Clear
    .Filters.Add "Text files", "*.txt"
    .Filters.Add "All files", "*.*"
    If .Show = -1 Then
        strFile = .SelectedItems(1)
    Else
        MsgBox "Cancel selected"
        Exit Sub
    End If
End With
Set fd = Nothing

FF = FreeFile
Open strFile For Input As #FF

Do While Not EOF(FF)
    Line Input #FF, strLine
    strParts = Split(strLine, vbTab)
    lngNewRow = lngNewRow + 1
    With ActiveSheet
        For intParts = 0 To UBound(strParts)
            .Cells(lngNewRow, intParts + 1) = strParts(intParts)
        Next
    End With
Loop
Close
End Sub

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SunnyXAuthor Commented:
thx you so much !
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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
You're welcome and I'm glad I was able to help.

In my profile you'll find links to some articles I've written that may interest you.
Marty - MVP 2009 to 2015
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SunnyXAuthor Commented:
Please Martin take a look on my another question. About removing duplication in spreadsheet.

http://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28691223/VBA-Excel-removing-duplication-in-database.html

Many thanks in advance !
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Sorry, should have told you that you need to put my code into a "sub".
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