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Import CSV files into Microsoft Excel

Follow these steps to import CSV files into Microsoft Excel.

  1. Open Microsoft Excel.

  2. Create a new spreadsheet or open an existing one to which you want to import the data.

  3. Click Data in the spreadsheet menu bar.

  4. Click the From Text icon.

  5. Navigate to the location of the file you want to import. Click on the filename and then click Get Data. A Text Import Wizard - Step 1 of 3 dialog will appear.

  6. Select Delimited Width. Click Next. A Text Import Wizard - Step 2 of 3 dialog will appear.

  7. Check the Comma Delimiter. Click Next. A Text Import Wizard - Step 3 of 3 dialog will appear.

  8. Select the appropriate data format for each column of data you want to import. You also have the option to not import one or more columns of data.

  9. Click Finish to import the data into Microsoft Excel.