What is a flat Excel file?

A flat file is a collection of information stored and accessed sequentially in a database, often created to store information in a non-structured way. Comma Separated Value (CSV) sheets, for example, present information with each field separated from the next by a comma.

To make a flat file data model functional, all relevant information about a record needs to be stored in the same file. Watch the video.

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