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Chapter 19. Using External Data > Importing External Data

Importing External Data

The process of importing external data is quite simple. You can import external data by using the user interface or by using VBA code. If you are planning to import the data only once or twice, you should use the user interface. If you are importing data on a regular basis (for example, from a downloaded mainframe file), you should write code that accomplishes the task transparently to the user.

Using the User Interface

To import an external data file using the user interface, follow these steps:


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