Application.ImportXML Method (Access)

Office 2013 and later
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The ImportXML method allows developers to import XML data and/or schema information into Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine (MSDE 2000), Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 or later, or the Microsoft Access database engine.

expression .ImportXML(DataSource, ImportOptions)

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

DataSource

Required

String

The name and path of the XML file to import.

ImportOptions

Optional

AcImportXMLOption

An AcImportXMLOption constant that specifies the option to use when importing XML files. The default value is acStructureAndData.

Return Value

Nothing

The following example imports an XML file into a new table named Employees in the current database.

Application.ImportXML _ 
 DataSource:="employees.xml", _ 
 ImportOptions:=acStructureAndData
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