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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2009

    Unanswered: Best solution for importing multiple files from a folder/timed event

    I am looking for a few things here:

    1. I need to be able to import a list of separate files from a folder that are all in the same format (flat files). It's been a while since I have worked with an optimized import process like this. The files all have different names but are the same length and end with a character that determines the status of the file.

    2. The importing needs to occur on a scheduled basis. I know this means the database will need to be running at all times...

    Any feedback or referrals to the correct existing thread(s) would be great!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Adelaide, South Australia
    So hard to advise.... until you have a problem.

    I would be using VBA to import the needed files, but getting more specific is so pointless without loads of details.

    Which way do you WANT to do it??
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