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Importing Information from Other Databases

Importing Information from Other Databases

Importing information from databases other than Access is usually an all-or-nothing situation, and quite often, what you get isn’t in the exact format you need. You might find, for example, that transaction records include redundant information, such as the name of the product or purchaser, in every record. A database containing information about people might include the full name and address in one field, when you would like separate fields for the first name, last name, street address, and so on. You can choose to import information as it is and manipulate it in Access, or you can move it into some other ...

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