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    Derek is offline Novice
    Windows XP Access 2007
    Join Date
    Dec 2010

    Import to Excel from Access column of LOOKUP data type

    Hi Folks!

    I have a simple problem, and I'm hoping there is a simple solution. I'm importing into Excel a table from Access. One of the table columns is of the LOOKUP data type. The lookup includes an id# and a name. In Access, I've chosen to hide the id#. However, when I've imported the data to Excel, the Excel column does not display the name. It only displays the id#, which is not useful.

    How can I get the name itself to carry over to Excel?



  2. #2
    NTC is offline VIP
    Windows Vista Access 2007
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    alter your query to include the table that has the english....and use that column instead.

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