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Importing updating betwee access and excel

In the first pane, choose Other/Advanced and then click Next.

Properties – While you can certainly get detailed with Import Properties, for this article I just wanted to point out a feature that’s handy if you have a data set that refreshes at regular intervals: you can tell Excel to automatically refresh your Access data whenever you want.

Excel will then display a list of the available Tables and Queries that can be imported: In this case we’ll import the Customers table.

Once you’ve selected the Table/Query that you want to import, Excel will ask you how you want to import it.

Many people (especially in Finance) use Excel and Access almost interchangeably, feeding data between both applications. There are several ways to import data from Access to Excel, and you don’t even need to have Access open.