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Category: Microsoft Office
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Why when Importing data from an Excel file correctly set up

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Why when Importing data from an Excel file correctly set up to be inserted into an Access table do I receive error message cannot overwrite table or query I have tried all options provided online and nil work
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Suryanto replied 5 years ago.
Dear Customer,

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I am Suryanto and I will assist you.

Please make sure
- The access table doesn't have relationships with other table
- The excel file has same data format with th access table

Hope this helps

If you still have problem, could you send me the excel and access file ?

Thank you
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Am sure the Access table has relationships with others in te database Thanks
Expert:  Suryanto replied 5 years ago.
Please make backup of the database.
Delete the relationships of the target table to other tables
Import the excel file again

Hope this helps

Thank you
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