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Import prn file

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    Accessshelp@work is offline Novice
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    Import prn file


    I am trying to import a PRN file without changing it to a Txt fiel or Xls file. im using Access 2007. Is this possible to do? if so how??

    - thanks in advance

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    A report file (.prn) is usually organized in such a way that a wizard is rarely useful for importing. You will probably end up using LineInput and direct read statements.
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