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    buienxg is offline Banned
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    Is Access the right tool for me?


    Hi all,
    I am wondering if Access is the tool I need form my solution.
    I am trying to make price tags via a template that would pull product info from a seperate excel Worksheet. What I'd like to do is have a template that I could enter a model number and have all model info pull over from Excel insert it into the template and then print...Hope this makes sense. Is Access the product I will need?

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    Should work. You can link to the Excel sheet and then work with it like a table in Access. Build a report (the tag 'template') with the linked worksheet as RecordSource.

    Why not put the data in Access instead of Excel worksheet?
    How to attach file: http://www.accessforums.net/showthread.php?t=70301 To provide db: copy, remove confidential data, run compact & repair, zip w/Windows Compression.

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