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Importing Excel Data Issues

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  • Importing Excel Data Issues

    Hello, I have a develop a small program for my sales team that requires them to import data on a weekly basis data that is provide to me in an Excel format. I have created an operation the imports this data just fine. My problem is that after data is imported from Excel file, a "Import Operation Result" box is displayed and tells the user how many record were imported and gives the user that option of "viewing the results", this is the part of the operation I don't care for (viewing of the results). If user presses the "view result" button, it opens a browse window that shows all the data AND give the users the ability to view other things that I don't think is necessary for them to see such as scripts, other tables etc... basically it gives them a back door to my program. Is there any way of getting rid of this "view result" button or does anyone have a custom sample of an excel import operation.

    Thank you in advance.... JON

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    Re: Importing Excel Data Issues

    Hi Jon,

    On the options tab check the run silent check box.
    Regards
    Keith Hubert
    Alpha Guild Member
    London.
    KHDB Management Systems
    Skype = keith.hubert


    For your day-to-day Needs, you Need an Alpha Database!

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      Re: Importing Excel Data Issues

      Thanks Keith for the reply I don't see a "run silent" check box. What I do see is when pressing "Import Properties" it gives me the option of "Overwriting existing table without asking" and to be quite honest, I've tried checking and unchecking this option with no difference in functionality. Any other suggestions???

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        Re: Importing Excel Data Issues

        Jon,

        See thumbnail.
        Attached Files
        Regards
        Keith Hubert
        Alpha Guild Member
        London.
        KHDB Management Systems
        Skype = keith.hubert


        For your day-to-day Needs, you Need an Alpha Database!

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          Re: Importing Excel Data Issues

          You now have two answers Jon.
          1 here and one in the V10 section.
          See our Hybrid Option here;
          https://hybridapps.example-software.com/


          In fairness to alcohol, I have done some stupid things when I was sober too!

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            Re: Importing Excel Data Issues

            Thank you...

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