Opening a tab delimited report in Excel

m gwyn

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I pull a report from an Oracle database(?) and export it to Excel. when opening this report (ListExp) I have to go through the dilimiting process and then save it in as an Excel file.
My next step is to import this report into Access to run a duplicates query

Is there an easy way to import the report into Access directly, or import it into Excel without having to go through the delimiting process?
 

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Barry Katcher

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Suggest you check your Access help files for importing. If you're going to import into Excel, you'll have to dance the dance.
 
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