Convert Printable character to CRLF or TAB hidden char

Is it possible using Access VBA to convert a printable character to a hidden character?  After I load a spreadsheet into an Access table I need to convert "{#}" to CRLF, convert "{^}" to TAB in some columns.  Does someone have a piece of VBA?  tia, Marc
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Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
You can use Replace:

strContent = Replace(FieldValue, "{#}", vbCrLf)

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The tab code is: vbTab

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Fabrice LambertConsultingCommented:

You can also run a couple of update queries:
UPDATE myTable SET data = Replace([data],"{#}",ChrW(13) & ChrW(10));
UPDATE myTable SET data = Replace([data],"{^}",ChrW(9));

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Check the following link for a description of characters codes (also named ASCII codes):
marcthibAuthor Commented:
Thank you all, much appreciated!  Marc
Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
Requested VBA code provided.
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