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Import CSV file in Access VBA

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I'd like to do an import but not sure how to do it with a CSV file.
this would be my line of code when using an xlsx file, but how do i do it with a CSV?
DoCmd.TransferSpreadsheet acImport, acSpreadsheetTypeExcel9, "tbl_stats", "S:\ Go To Sleep\Import Data Code\Actiwatch sample.xlsx", True



Thank you!
Dec 15 '08 #1
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MMcCarthy
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@teneesh
DoCmd.TransferText acImportDelim, "<specification name>", "tbl_stats", "S:\ Go To Sleep\Import Data Code\Actiwatch sample.xlsx", True

To get a specification name you must first manually import the file and using the advanced wizard save the specification. Otherwise just leave it blank. The true at the end assumes you have field names in the first line of your csv file. If not change it to false.
Dec 15 '08 #2

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