On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 12:36:10 AM UTC+13, Arun Prasad wrote: > Dear Nevine, > > > > I also had similar problem regarding writing a .dbf file from .xls and .txt file. > > I had a .xls file which i want to convert to .dbf file for analysis. > > I converted that fie to .txt file using MS excel. > > Then using ArcGIS - Arc Catalog, i created a Personal Geodatabase (gdb) in same folder. Then i imported the .txt file to that gdb. > > Then i exported the gdb file to dbf file in Arc Catalog environment. > > I hope u might have found a solution. Its a late reply. > > But i like to share this info. > > > > Regards, > > > > Arun Prasad. K > > IIST, INDIA.