Importing File Name

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Is it possible to import a text file into an Access db and have it bring in the file name as a field in each record?
 

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It would be possible but I think you would need some VBA code.

That would first import the file to wherever, then run a update query to add the filename to a field in the newly created records.

The exact code to do this sort of thing would depend on what you're actually doing.
 
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