Join and manipulate data from two separate databases

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I'm using SQL2000. How can I join and manipulate tables from two different databases? Thanks, wbrannon18

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preface your table with the database. ex.

select … from db.owner.table

if you don’t need to specify the owner you can do:

select * from db..table

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  • Wbrannon18
    How could I apply what you've suggested using code? web.config (
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  • Randym
    Yes, the userid you use to connect would need permissions to both databases and tables; but you connect to just one DB. Then the sql statement "select ... from db.owner.table inner join db2.owner.table on ....." should work
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