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Old 04-22-2004, 10:22 AM   #1
chrisbutts
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phpMyAdmin Import data from file


Hey Guys..........I am running phpMyAdmin to administer my MySQL datadase. I have an excel file full of data and I need to import it into my postnuke address book table. I saved the excel file as a .txt file and then import it using phpMyAdmin import tool. But I got the fields in the wrong place..........Can some advise what I need to do...Thank you

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Old 04-22-2004, 01:49 PM   #2
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If you go into the SQL window for the table you wish to import to then click on "Insert data from a textfile into table" you can enter the "Column names" in order that you want to import.
 
  


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