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From Johnny Rosenberg <>
Subject Re: registering
Date Mon, 23 Jul 2012 19:56:33 GMT
2012/7/23 Dan <>:
> Denise May wrote:
>> Okay, you are right about what I want to do, but I should have said that
>> I'm using OOo for Mac.  I don't have an Options option under Tools.
>> I'm trying to use spreadsheet info from another person to create a
>> membership directory.  I think I need to convert it to base, but not sure.
>>   I usually only use text docs or spreadsheets.  I have used databases in
>> the past in Appleworks and Bento.  This is quite a bit different.  I
>> appreciate any and all help.  I've found several sources of tutorials, but
>> none that I can quite "get" that explains how to convert the ss to a
>> dbase.
>>   Thanks.
>> Denise
>      To convert a spreadsheet to a dBase file, you only need to save the
> spreadsheet as a dBase file. Open the spreadsheet in Calc. Then click the
> Save As icon or use File > Save As or use Control+Shift+S. Name the file.
> The ALL FORMATS drop down list has dBase as one of its choices. Select it,
> select where to save it, and save it.
>      Remember that doing this will only save the sheet that you see. If you
> have more than one sheet in your spreadsheet, you will need to select and
> save each sheet. If this is the case, you probably should also create a
> folder to hold all of these dBase files.
> --Dan
> <snip>

It was possible to register a spreadsheet as a database in earlier
versions if Is that feature removed?

Kind regards

Johnny Rosenberg

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