Is data created in other applications compatible with P-touch Editor 5.1/5.2 and can this data be edited? (P-touch Editor 5.1/5.2 for Windows)

The following database files are compatible with P-touch Editor 5.1/5.2 and you can import data files by clicking [File] - [Database] - [Connect...] in the menu bar of P-touch Editor 5.1/5.2.

For information on how to layout database data in a label, click [P-touch Editor Help] from the [Help] menu in P-touch Editor and refer to the [How to] - [Professional mode] - [6: Using Excel data to print labels] section.


Some files can be edited in P-touch Editor.

Database File
Connection Mode
Microsoft SQL Server Database


When connecting to an xls, mdb, or accdb file, you can select whether the connected database is opened with read-only permissions or whether it can be edited.

open database


If you select the "Connect to original file and allow editing." mode, formats and macros of the original file may be removed. To prevent this, we recommend you to select the "Create a copy that can be edited" mode.

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