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TextFileSemicolonDelimiter Property [Excel 2003 VBA Language Reference]

Office 2003

True if the semicolon is the delimiter when you import a text file into a query table, and if the value of the TextFileParseType property is xlDelimited. The default value is False. Read/write Boolean.


Use this property only when your query table is based on data from a text file (with the QueryType property set to xlTextImport).


This example sets the semicolon to be the delimiter in the query table on the first worksheet in the first workbook and then refreshes the query table.

Set shFirstQtr = Workbooks(1).Worksheets(1) 
Set qtQtrResults = shFirstQtr.QueryTables _
    .Add(Connection := "TEXT;C:\My Documents\19980331.txt", _
        Destination := shFirstQtr.Cells(1,1))
With qtQtrResults
    .TextFileParseType = xlDelimited
    .TextFileSemicolonDelimiter = True
End With

Applies to | QueryTable Object