Convert OO Base to MSA

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Microsoft Access
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Is there a way to convert an existing Open Office Base database to MS Access?
ASKED: June 4, 2008  4:51 PM
UPDATED: June 18, 2008  8:43 PM

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Hello Naomih,
I know the opposite process MDB–>OOB but know what you need but I think you can accomplish to this taks with the following:
<li>Create a DSN that point to your OOB database</li><li>Create your Access Database</li><li>In the Tables view right click and select Import</li>
At this point you <i>should</i> be able to read your OOB tables and have them imported in Access; yuo may check if the ID fields are kept or not.
I hope this helps.
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    This is perfect! Thank you so very much.
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